Model Policies

Model Policies (page 2)

  • Social Media Expression Act image

    Social Media Expression Act

    BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF [insert state or commonwealth name] SECTION 1. DEFINITIONS. In this chapter: (1) “Censor” means to block, ban, remove, deplatform, de-boost,…

  • Resolution Investigating Biden White House Pressuring of Social Media Platforms to Remove COVID Information image

    Resolution Investigating Biden White House Pressuring of Social Media Platforms to Remove COVID Information

    WHEREAS, social media platforms are private businesses and if forced by the United States Government to carry or promote speech those actions by the United States Government should be exposed…

  • Residential Amenities Sharing Act image

    Residential Amenities Sharing Act

    BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF __________: SECTION 1. DEFINITIONS (1) “Effectively prohibit” means a local governing body acts or fails to act in a manner…

  • Overtime Exceptions and Class Actions Prohibition Act image

    Overtime Exceptions and Class Actions Prohibition Act

    Section 1. (A) (A)(1) Except as provided in divisions (B) and (C) of this section, an employer is not required to pay the overtime wage rate under section ______…

  • Earned Wage Access Act image

    Earned Wage Access Act

    Definitions (1) “Consumer” means a natural person residing in the State of XX. (2) “Earned but Unpaid Income” means funds that are based on wages, compensation, or income that a…

  • Courier Application Services Act image

    Courier Application Services Act

    BE IT ENACTED BY THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF ______ (State Name): SECTION 1.     NEW LAW     A new section of law to be codified in the ______ Statutes as…

  • The Smart Cryptocurrency Rules Act image

    The Smart Cryptocurrency Rules Act

    1. Definitions: For the purposes of this chapter, the words defined in this section have the meaning given. a. “Cryptocurrency,” refers to a form of virtual currency recorded…

  • Protection from Drone Trespassing Act image

    Protection from Drone Trespassing Act

    SECTION 1. A new section of law to be codified in the ______ Statutes as Section _____ of Title ____, unless there is created a duplication in numbering, reads as…

  • Protecting Businesses and Workers Act image

    Protecting Businesses and Workers Act

    SECTION 1. This Act shall be known and may be cited as the “Protecting Businesses and Workers Act.” SECTION 2. Chapter _______ of Title _______ of the Official…

  • Independent Administrative Law Judges Act image

    Independent Administrative Law Judges Act

    Whereas, due process of law, which is fundamental to ordered liberty in all dealings with the government, requires fair, unbiased, and independent adjudicators; and Whereas, unbiased and independent hearings and…

  • Democratic Accountability in Board Appointments Act image

    Democratic Accountability in Board Appointments Act

    Whereas, much like the controversial Missouri Plan for judicial appointments, some states require their governor to select new members of occupational boards and commissions from a list of candidates provided…

  • Federal Funds Oversight Act image

    Federal Funds Oversight Act

    (1) State agency federal funding requirements. (a) Prior to accepting federal funding, the state budget office and the agency which will be charged with accepting the federal funding…

  • Amendments to State Government Employee Retirement Protection Act image

    Amendments to State Government Employee Retirement Protection Act

    1. Definitions. a. This Act applies to any government plan (as defined by ERISA section 1002(32)) including, but not limited to, any employee pension benefit plan, fund or…

  • Resolution Urging Congress to Permanently Extend the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 image

    Resolution Urging Congress to Permanently Extend the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017

    WHEREAS, prior to government-mandated economic shutdowns during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 spurred steady economic expansion and allowed the spirit of entrepreneurship to flourish,…

  • Resolution in Support of a Criminal Justice Ombudsman Program image

    Resolution in Support of a Criminal Justice Ombudsman Program

    Model Resolution WHEREAS, when there is a law enforcement related shooting or in-custody death, a police department conducting its own investigation or appointing another police department in the region to…

  • Fines and Fees Reporting Act image

    Fines and Fees Reporting Act

    Model Policy 1. Purpose. Under municipal, county and state law, governmental entities can impose criminal and civil fines and fees. This authority can be misused to unjustly generate…

  • Resolution on Faith-Based Programming image

    Resolution on Faith-Based Programming

    Model Resolution Whereas, [insert state] is committed to improving the lives of those serving their sentences in correctional facilities and upholds the First Amendment right concerning freedom of religion; and…

  • Homeschooled Student Access to Testing Act image

    Homeschooled Student Access to Testing Act

    Model Policy Section 1 Upon request of a parent or guardian, resident school boards shall make Advanced Placement (AP), Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT), PreACT, SAT, ACT and…

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    Executive Review Process Amendments

    Be it enacted by the State Legislature: Section 1. (1) The [Constitutional Defense Council, the State Attorney General, the Governor or other relevant entity] shall review certain executive orders by…

  • An Act to Facilitate the Disclosure of Foreign Grants or Gifts Received by State Agencies image

    An Act to Facilitate the Disclosure of Foreign Grants or Gifts Received by State Agencies

    Model Policy Section I. Short Title. This Act may be cited as the “Public Transparency on Foreign Grants and Gifts Act.” Section II. Preamble. WHEREAS, globalization has increased the…