Model Policies

Model Policies (page 3)

  • Academic Transparency Act image

    Academic Transparency Act

    Section I: Online Transparency A. Each school that is operated by a school district or charter school shall disclose on a publicly accessible portion of its website all of the…

  • Protecting Religious Homeschooling Act image

    Protecting Religious Homeschooling Act

    Section 1. Religious Property Tax Exemption A property tax exemption based on religious purposes includes real property owned by a church which allows its premises to be used by an…

  • Electric Generation Facility Closures and Reliability Act image

    Electric Generation Facility Closures and Reliability Act

    Section 1: The [name of state] finds that: American families and American industries depend on reliable and affordable electricity for everything they do, from lifesaving medical equipment to lifesaving building…

  • Resolution Urging Removal of Governmental Barriers to Active Forest Management, to Reduce Catastrophic Wildfires image

    Resolution Urging Removal of Governmental Barriers to Active Forest Management, to Reduce Catastrophic Wildfires

    Whereas, catastrophic wildfire threatens life and property directly, placing communities and homes at risk of destruction, destroying wildlife habitat, impacting water quality, and emitting large quantities of greenhouse gas emissions;…

  • 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. “Digital assets” refers to cryptocurrencies, as well as natively…

  • 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…

  • State Government Employee Retirement Protection Act image

    State Government Employee Retirement Protection Act

    1. Definitions. a. The term “pension benefit plan” or “plan” shall mean any plan, fund or program which was heretofore or is hereafter established, maintained, or offered by…

  • 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…