Archives: Commerce, Insurance and Economic Development / Model Policies

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  • An Act to Establish a Cap on Government Red Tape image

    An Act to Establish a Cap on Government Red Tape

    An Act to Establish a Cap on Government Red Tape Purpose: The purpose of this policy is to cap the total number of regulatory requirements enacted by this state. As…

  • Vehicle Platooning for Safety and Efficiency Act image

    Vehicle Platooning for Safety and Efficiency Act

    Section 1.  (Legislative Declarations) Subdivision 1.  A vehicle platooning system electronically coordinates the speed between a lead vehicle and one or more follow vehicles, enabling them to travel safely in…

  • The Breach of Personal Information Notification Act image

    The Breach of Personal Information Notification Act

    The Breach of Personal Information Notification Act Summary This Act will help ensure that the personal information of residents of this state is protected by providing procedures for notification…

  • Comprehensive Public Employee Freedom Act image

    Comprehensive Public Employee Freedom Act

    Section 1. {Short Title.} This Act shall be known as the Comprehensive Public Employee Freedom Act Section 2. {Legislative Declarations.} This legislature finds and declares that: By bargaining over the allocation of…

  • Statement of Principles on State Workers’ Compensation Reform image

    Statement of Principles on State Workers’ Compensation Reform

    Preamble Government policy should encourage fair and sustainable state-based workers’ compensation laws that provide quality medical care and benefits to injured workers, and focus on workplace safety and successful return-to-work…

  • State Council on Competitive Government Act image

    State Council on Competitive Government Act

    {Title, enacting clause, etc.} Section 1. {Definitions.} In this chapter: (1)  “Council” means the State Council on Competitive Government. (2)  “Local government” means a county, municipality, special district, school district,…

  • 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…

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    Independent Contractor Definition Act

    Summary Many workers often characterize themselves as independent contractors due to beneficial tax incentives, etc. However, when the worker is injured on the job, the worker may want to characterize…

  • The Open and Fair Competition Resolution for Municipal [or Local] Water and Wastewater Projects image

    The Open and Fair Competition Resolution for Municipal [or Local] Water and Wastewater Projects

    The Open and Fair Competition Resolution for Municipal [or Local] Water and Wastewater Projects Summary It is the intention of this resolution to ensure that all proven and…

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    Property Insurance Claims Act

    Property Insurance Claims Act Summary This Act is intended to address issues that exist in residential and commercial insurance claims involving alleged damage to property and ensure…

  • Resolution on Binding Arbitration for Public Employees image

    Resolution on Binding Arbitration for Public Employees

    Resolution on Binding Arbitration for Public Employees Summary Binding arbitration of labor disputes hampers the ability of local officials to make their own personnel decisions by allowing a…

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    Public Employee Choice Act

    Public Employee Choice Act Summary Government employees and any unions they may designate to represent them are excluded from National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), and are instead subject…

  • Local Investment Made Easy (LIME) Act image

    Local Investment Made Easy (LIME) Act

    Local Investment Made Easy (LIME) Act Summary Investment crowdfunding—raising money through small contributions from a large number of investors—provides start-ups and smaller enterprises with access to the…

  • Resolution on Legislation that Interferes with Business Agreements image

    Resolution on Legislation that Interferes with Business Agreements

    Resolution on Legislation that Interferes with Business Agreements Summary This resolution recognizes that government should not interfere with private business agreements freely and openly negotiated between the parties.

  • Temporary Help Unemployment Insurance Act image

    Temporary Help Unemployment Insurance Act

    Temporary Help Unemployment Insurance Act Summary This Act requires, as a condition of unemployment benefit eligibility, that temporary employees contact their temporary help employer for…

  • The Transparency and Accountability for Public Employee Bargaining Act image

    The Transparency and Accountability for Public Employee Bargaining Act

    Summary This Act requires that once a public employer and employee have reached a collective bargaining agreement, the public employer shall post the agreement online for 14 days and…

  • Short-term Credit Services Act image

    Short-term Credit Services Act

    Summary This Act establishes a system of regulations for those persons involved in the business of providing short-term credit services.  Model Policy {Title, enacting clause, etc.} Section 1.  {Short Title}…

  • Taxpayer Privatization Dividend Act image

    Taxpayer Privatization Dividend Act

    Taxpayer Privatization Dividend Act Summary This bill establishes a commission on privatization to promote methods of providing a portion or all of formerly government-provided and government produced programs or services…

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    Regulatory Flexibility Act

    Regulatory Flexibility Act Summary A policy* to improve state rulemaking by creating procedures to analyze the availability of more flexible regulatory approaches for small businesses. Findings: (1) A…

  • Resolution on the Federal Employer’s Liability Act image

    Resolution on the Federal Employer’s Liability Act

    Resolution on the Federal Employer’s Liability Act Summary ALEC’s model Resolution on the Federal Employer’s Liability Act calls for Congress to repeal the Federal…