Model Policies

Model Policies (page 49)

  • The Disclosure of Hydraulic Fracturing Fluid Composition Act image

    The Disclosure of Hydraulic Fracturing Fluid Composition Act

    Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of {state}: Section 1. {Disclosure of Composition of Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids} (A) The {relevant state agency} by rule shall: (1) require…

  • Child Protection Reporting Requirement Act image

    Child Protection Reporting Requirement Act

    Model Policy {Title, enacting clause, etc.} Section 1. {Title.} This Act may be cited as the “Child Protection Reporting Requirement Act.” Section 2. {Reporting of Abuse or Neglect – By…

  • Resolution on Transparency and Accountability in Criminal Law – SNPS 2016 EDITS IN PDF VERSION image

    Resolution on Transparency and Accountability in Criminal Law – SNPS 2016 EDITS IN PDF VERSION

    Model Resolution WHEREAS, the number and breadth of criminal laws has grown dramatically in recent years at the federal level and in many states; and WHEREAS, there are now nearly 5,000 federal…

  • Asset Forfeiture Process and Private Property Protection Act image

    Asset Forfeiture Process and Private Property Protection Act

    Model Policy Section 1. {Title} This act may be cited as the “Asset Forfeiture Process and Private Property Protection Act” Section 2. {Definitions} As used in this Act: (A)  “Abandoned property”…

  • Balanced Budget Amendment Policy image

    Balanced Budget Amendment Policy

    {Title, enacting clause, etc.} For a Convention to Propose a Balanced Budget Amendment Be it resolved by the legislature of the State of {insert name}: Section 1.

  • Resolution in Support of the Keystone XL Pipeline image

    Resolution in Support of the Keystone XL Pipeline

    WHEREAS, The United States relies – and will continue to rely for many years – on gasoline, diesel and jet fuel despite the recent focus on renewable…

  • Long Term Asset Management Act image

    Long Term Asset Management Act

    Model Policy {Title, enacting clause, etc.} Section 1. {Title} This Act may be cited as the “Long Term Asset Management Act” Section 2. {Definitions} The following definitions apply in this…

  • Free Enterprise Education Act image

    Free Enterprise Education Act

    Free Enterprise Education Act Summary The Free Enterprise Education Act mandates instruction in the free enterprise system, a course that requires an interdisciplinary study…

  • Resolution Supporting the Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act image

    Resolution Supporting the Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act

    Resolution Supporting the Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act Summary The Resolution supports Congressional enactment of the Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act.  This…

  • Resolution Upholding Longstanding Policy Maintaining Agriculture Commodities and Product Comprehensiveness of US Trade Agreements image

    Resolution Upholding Longstanding Policy Maintaining Agriculture Commodities and Product Comprehensiveness of US Trade Agreements

     Resolution Upholding Longstanding Policy Maintaining Agriculture Commodities and Product Comprehensiveness of US Trade Agreements Summary This resolution urges those negotiating trade frameworks on behalf of the United States of America…

  • Pension Funding and Fairness Act image

    Pension Funding and Fairness Act

    Model Legislation {Title, enacting clause, etc.} Section 1. {Definitions.} (A) Emergency. “Emergency” means extraordinary circumstances outside the control of the Legislature, including: (1) Catastrophic events such as a natural…

  • ALEC’s Statement of Principles on Fixing State and Local Government Defined-Benefit Plans image

    ALEC’s Statement of Principles on Fixing State and Local Government Defined-Benefit Plans

    Primary Reforms Cap employer cost to a maximum amount of salary state will pay towards employee benefits Require the full ARC (or Normal Cost) of the plan to be paid…

  • Hard Science Resolution image

    Hard Science Resolution

     Hard Science Resolution Summary Free-market economies are the best method of ensuring quality products for consumers while providing goods at the lowest cost, but unnecessary regulations…

  • Taxpayers’ Savings Grants Act image

    Taxpayers’ Savings Grants Act

    Taxpayers’ Savings Grants Act Summary The Taxpayers’ Savings Grants Act establishes a program by which willing residents can opt to receive less public funding for their child’s education,…

  • Regional Air Quality Interstate Compact image

    Regional Air Quality Interstate Compact

    Section A. {Regional Air Quality Compact} 1. Execution of Interstate Compact. This state enacts the Regional Air Quality Compact and enters into the compact with all other states legally joining…

  • State Agency Lobbying Reform Act image

    State Agency Lobbying Reform Act

    Section 1. The Legislature finds that citizens are opposed to state agencies using public funds to influence the Legislature to protect themselves and their employees from meaningful reforms. Lobbying by…

  • Item-Reduction Veto Constitutional Amendment image

    Item-Reduction Veto Constitutional Amendment

    Model Amendment {Title, enacting clause, etc.} Section 1. This Act may be cited as the Item-Reduction Veto Constitutional Amendment. Section 2. For the purposes of this Section, Article [insert number]…

  • ALEC Agriculture Principles image

    ALEC Agriculture Principles

    Introduction The proper role of government involvement in agriculture is to limit and remove barriers for agricultural production, trade, and consumption throughout our innovative food system. In developing public policy…

  • ALEC Energy Principles image

    ALEC Energy Principles

    Mission: To define and promote a comprehensive strategy for energy security, production, and distribution in the states consistent with the Jeffersonian principles of free markets and federalism. Introduction: A National…

  • Resolution Regarding Codification of the Judicial Cy Pres Doctrine image

    Resolution Regarding Codification of the Judicial Cy Pres Doctrine

    Summary  This resolution responds to efforts by the plaintiffs’ bar, represented by the American Association for Justice and its state level affiliates, to encourage courts to adopt…