Archives: Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development / Model Policies

Archives: Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development / Model Policies

  • Targeted Legislative Review Act image

    Targeted Legislative Review Act

    Policy Whereas, administrative agencies with insufficient democratic controls do more than fill in tiny gaps left by the legislature in regulatory schemes, but instead, often write detailed rules with the…

  • Accountability in Rule Making Act image

    Accountability in Rule Making Act

    Model Policy Section 1. (a) The adoption or amendment of any rule or rules package by any state agency shall be subject to the approval of the governor. (b) No…

  • Statement of Principles on Ending Home Equity Theft image

    Statement of Principles on Ending Home Equity Theft

    Section 1. Twelve States’ Current Laws Facilitate Government Theft of Home Equity In a minority of states, if a property owner fails to pay or underpays their property taxes, the…

  • Establishing a Public-Private Partnership (P3) Office Act image

    Establishing a Public-Private Partnership (P3) Office Act

    Model Policy {Title, enacting clause, etc.} Section 1. {Title} This Act may be cited as the “Establishing a Public-Private Partnership (P3) Office Act.” Section 2. {Definitions} The following…

  • Resolution Urging Congress to Protect Consumer Privacy in Banking and Financial Transactions image

    Resolution Urging Congress to Protect Consumer Privacy in Banking and Financial Transactions

    Resolution Urging Congress to Protect Consumer Privacy in Banking and Financial Transactions WHEREAS, the Biden Administration and some in Congress have proposed changes to tax information reporting which…

  • Targeted Regulatory Sandbox Act image

    Targeted Regulatory Sandbox Act

    Purpose: This proposal modifies provisions related to the (insert relevant state agency) and allows businesses, under the observation of regulators, to trial new products, services, and business models while bypassing…

  • Universal Regulatory Sandbox Act image

    Universal Regulatory Sandbox Act

    Purpose: This proposal modifies provisions related to the (INSERT RELEVANT STATE AGENCY) and allows businesses, under the observation of regulators, to trial innovative products, services, and business models while temporarily…

  • Niche-Beauty Services Opportunity Act image

    Niche-Beauty Services Opportunity Act

    100:1 Definitions: (a) As used in this act: 1. “Blow-dry styling” means the practice of shampooing, conditioning, drying, arranging, curling, straightening or styling hair using only mechanical devises,…

  • Fair and Accountable Public Sector Authority Act image

    Fair and Accountable Public Sector Authority Act

    BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF _____: Section 1. {Short Title.} This Act shall be known as the Fair and Accountable Public Sector Authority Act. Section…

  • Uniform Worker Classification Act image

    Uniform Worker Classification Act

    Section 1. {Short Title.} This Act shall be known as the Uniform Worker Classification Act. Section 2. {Legislative Declarations.} FINDINGS: The Legislature Finds: (A) Recent developments in the workforce marketplace,…

  • The Home-Based Business Fairness Act image

    The Home-Based Business Fairness Act

    BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF __________: SECTION 1. DEFINITIONS “Goods” means any merchandise, equipment, products, supplies or materials. “Home-based business” means any business for…

  • Resolution in Support of Independent Contracting image

    Resolution in Support of Independent Contracting

    It is resolved that the state of [insert state] is strongly committed to entrepreneurship, the freedom of contract, and opportunity for all Americans to pursue work that fits their lifestyle.

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    Employment Mandate Preemption

    The People of the State __ enact: Sec. 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the “local government labor regulatory limitation act.” Sec. 2. The legislature…

  • Model Legislation for Remote Online Notarization image

    Model Legislation for Remote Online Notarization

    Chapter       Remote Online Notary Sec. 1.   DEFINITIONS. In this (Chapter): “Appear” or “personally appear” or “in the presence of” means: being in the same physical location as another person…

  • Resolution on the Misapplication of Employee Classification Laws image

    Resolution on the Misapplication of Employee Classification Laws

    WHEREAS, franchising contributes $1.6 trillion to the United States economy through 733,000 franchise businesses; and WHEREAS, franchise businesses employ over 13 million workers; and WHEREAS, franchising has been a major…

  • The Hurricane Mitigation Promotion Act image

    The Hurricane Mitigation Promotion Act

    {Title, enacting clause, etc.} Section 1. {Designation.} The period from May 25th to May 31st of each year is “Hurricane Mitigation Week.” Section 2. {Proclamation.}  The Governor is requested to issue each year, a proclamation…

  • Mobile Food Vendor Freedom Act image

    Mobile Food Vendor Freedom Act

    Section 1. Short Title. This Act shall be known as the “Mobile Food Vendor Freedom Act.” Section 2. Purposes. The Act’s purposes are to: legalize mobile food vending across the…

  • Expedited Suspension and Legislative Repeal of Harmful Rules Act image

    Expedited Suspension and Legislative Repeal of Harmful Rules Act

    Section 1. Nothing in this act grants any authority to the governor, a state agency, commission, board, or any other state actor to impose or increase regulatory burdens on, or…

  • A Resolution on Occupational Licensing and Student Loan Defaults image

    A Resolution on Occupational Licensing and Student Loan Defaults

    Whereas, upwards of 30 percent of Americans must have an occupational license to work in their profession; and Whereas, nearly one out of every four Americans…

  • Resolution Urging Congress to Act to Provide Access to Banking and Insurance Services to Cannabis and Cannabis-Related Legal Businesses image

    Resolution Urging Congress to Act to Provide Access to Banking and Insurance Services to Cannabis and Cannabis-Related Legal Businesses

    Resolution Urging Congress to Act to Provide Access to Banking and Insurance Services to Cannabis and Cannabis-Related Legal Businesses Whereas, the American Legislative Exchange Council is not taking…