Model Policies

Model Policies (page 4)

  • Amendments to the ACCE Principles of Short-Term Housing Rental Regulations image

    Amendments to the ACCE Principles of Short-Term Housing Rental Regulations

    Short-term housing rentals has become an important component of the travel and tourism economy in many communities throughout the country. Some jurisdictions have passed — or are considering the passage…

  • Resolution to Create a County Employee Recognition Program image

    Resolution to Create a County Employee Recognition Program

    Purpose: Benefits of an Employee Recognition Program: Improved employee engagement Improved workplace environments, employee sentiments Increased sense of ownership relative to work and outcomes Increased sense of opportunity, purpose, and…

  • Resolution To Adopt The “Think Differently” Initiative To Assist Individuals With Special Needs And Their Families image

    Resolution To Adopt The “Think Differently” Initiative To Assist Individuals With Special Needs And Their Families

    WHEREAS, the “Think Differently” initiative is about promoting awareness and acceptance of all people, and advocating for the inclusion of all individuals living on the Autism Spectrum and with special…

  • Act to Designate Human Smuggling as a State Crime image

    Act to Designate Human Smuggling as a State Crime

    An Act concerning crimes, punishment and criminal procedure; relating to crimes against persons; creating the crimes of human smuggling and aggravated human smuggling; providing criminal penalties, therefore. Be it enacted…

  • Statement of Principles on School Facility Safety and Security image

    Statement of Principles on School Facility Safety and Security

    Therefore, consistent with these objectives, we have developed the following principles regarding school facility safety and security: (i) Schools are a vital part of our national critical infrastructure and need…

  • Statement of Principles on Securing and Protecting Public Utility Infrastructure image

    Statement of Principles on Securing and Protecting Public Utility Infrastructure

    (i) Public Utilities are a vital part of our national critical infrastructure. Public utilities play a fundamental role in providing essential services and are vital components of our nation’s energy…

  • Stop Deepfake CSAM Act image

    Stop Deepfake CSAM Act

    Section 1. {Title} This Act may be cited as the Stop Deepfake CSAM Act. Section 2. {Definitions} “Deepfake” means any visual media created, altered, or otherwise manipulated in a manner…

  • Stop Non-Consensual Distribution of Intimate Deepfake Media Act image

    Stop Non-Consensual Distribution of Intimate Deepfake Media Act

    Section 1. {Title} This Act may be cited as the Stop Non-Consensual Distribution of Intimate Deepfake Media Act. Section 2. {Definitions} “Deepfake” means any visual media created, altered, or otherwise…

  • Resolution Supporting Access to Safe and Reliable Payments Systems image

    Resolution Supporting Access to Safe and Reliable Payments Systems

    WHEREAS, Americans have developed an exceptionally advanced and innovative payments system through a steadfast focus on private sector leadership that respects the rights of individuals and companies to make their…

  • Resolution on Directory Enforcement image

    Resolution on Directory Enforcement

    Urging the States to Enforce Against Illicit and Non-Compliant Nicotine Vapor Products, Particularly from China, That are Defying Federal Law and Putting Kids and Adults at Risk WHEREAS,…

  • No Government Trespassing Act image

    No Government Trespassing Act

    ENTITLED An Act to prohibit conservation officer trespass onto private land. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of ___________: Section 1. That a NEW SECTION be added: Conservation officers–Entering…

  • Regulatory Sunset Act image

    Regulatory Sunset Act

    (a) Any rule promulgated after the effective date of this Act shall terminate five years after it is promulgated. Any rule, promulgated on or before the effective date of this…

  • Taxpayer Transparency Act image

    Taxpayer Transparency Act

    Be it enacted by the Legislature of the [COUNTY] as follows: Section I. [Chapter] of the Code of [COUNTY] is hereby added as provided hereinafter: TAXPAYER TRANSPARENCY 1 Title. 2…

  • Local Taxpayer Protection Act image

    Local Taxpayer Protection Act

    Be it enacted by the Legislature of [COUNTY] as follows: Section 1. Local Taxpayer Protection Act. (A) Should the annual operating budget result in an increase in property…

  • Open Access to Vertiports Act image

    Open Access to Vertiports Act

    Policy. It is the policy of this state to promote the development of a network of vertiports that will provide equitable access to citizens of this state who may benefit…

  • Virtually Administered Assessments Act image

    Virtually Administered Assessments Act

    Section 1. (A) Any virtual school or program operating pursuant to [insert statutory reference] may administer any state assessment required under [insert statutory reference] in a virtual setting…

  • Homelessness Crisis Mitigation Act image

    Homelessness Crisis Mitigation Act

    Be it enacted by the Legislature of [COUNTY] as follows: Section 1 A new Chapter is hereby added to the Code of [COUNTY] to read as follows: CHAPTER HOMELESS SHELTERS…

  • Savings Incentive Partnership Program image

    Savings Incentive Partnership Program

    APPROVAL/LOCAL LAW TO AMEND THE CODE OF [COUNTY] BY ADDING A NEW CHAPTER ENTITLED “SAVINGS INCENTIVE PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM”  Be it enacted by the Legislature of [COUNTY] as follows: Purpose. The…

  • The Science of Reading Act image

    The Science of Reading Act

    Section 1. Definitions A. “Science of reading” means evidence-based reading instruction that focuses on phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension and can be differentiated to meet the needs of…

  • The Electric Reliability Act image

    The Electric Reliability Act

    The legislature of [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 climate control in…