Archives: Business / Model Policies

Archives: Business / Model Policies

  • Ordinance Establishing Mobile Food Vendors image

    Ordinance Establishing Mobile Food Vendors

    ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING MOBILE FOOD VENDORS: WHEREAS, mobile food vending is a popular and diverse part of local economies across the United States; WHEREAS, [XXX Municipality] desires to support economic development, …

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    Prompt Payment Ordinance

    AN ordinance concerning business. Be it enacted by the [Insert Governing Body],represented in the [Insert Jurisdiction]: Section 1. The Contractor Prompt Payment Ordinance as follows: A construction contract …

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    Truth in Taxation Act

    As used in this section: (1) “Taxing subdivision” means any political subdivision of the state that levies an ad valorem tax on property. (2) “Revenue neutral rate” means the tax …

  • 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 …

  • Natural Hair Braiding Protection Act image

    Natural Hair Braiding Protection Act

    Section 1. {Purpose}        Natural hair braiding is a traditional practice that is safe.  It presents no significant health and safety risks to customers or practitioners.  This state should protect liberty.  It …

  • Occupational Board Antitrust Reform Act image

    Occupational Board Antitrust Reform Act

    A bill for an act relating to occupational regulations contrary to the Sherman (Antitrust) Act; establishing the state policy for the regulation of occupations, specifying criteria for government regulation to increase …

  • Resolution Opposing Taxpayer Financing of Professional Sports Stadiums image

    Resolution Opposing Taxpayer Financing of Professional Sports Stadiums

    Summary The resolution opposes taxpayer financing of professional sports stadiums and venues. Definitions “Professional sports” means any sporting event or competition featuring non-amateur athletes. High school or collegiate level athletics …

  • An Act Relating to Online Lodging Marketplaces – Establishing Statewide Standards, Protecting Privacy, and Enabling Efficient Tax Remittance image

    An Act Relating to Online Lodging Marketplaces – Establishing Statewide Standards, Protecting Privacy, and Enabling Efficient Tax Remittance

    Section 1 – Definitions “Lodging Marketplace” means a person that provides a platform through which an Unaffiliated Third Party offers to rent a Vacation Rental or Short-Term Rental to an …

  • Uniform Standard for Lodging Taxes Act image

    Uniform Standard for Lodging Taxes Act

    Section 1.  Definitions [Appropriately designated section number] of the statutes is created to read: (1) “Hotel” means any structure or space, or any portion thereof, that: (a)  Is occupied, or …

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    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, …

  • 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} …

  • Resolution in Opposition to Government Imposed Caps or Elimination of ATM Service Charges image

    Resolution in Opposition to Government Imposed Caps or Elimination of ATM Service Charges

    Resolution in Opposition to Government Imposed Caps or Elimination of ATM Service Charges Summary This resolution opposes government imposed caps or elimination of ATM …

  • The Water/Wastewater Utility Public-Private Partnership Act image

    The Water/Wastewater Utility Public-Private Partnership Act

    The Water/Wastewater Utility Public-Private Partnership Act Model Policy {Title, Enacting clause, etc.} Be it enacted by the legislature of the state of [insert state] …

  • Free Contract in Financing Act image

    Free Contract in Financing Act

    Free Contract in Financing Act Summary The Free Contract in Financing Act removes restrictions on interest rates for all loans and sales, including those …

  • Expanded Consumer Choice In Financial Services Act image

    Expanded Consumer Choice In Financial Services Act

    Expanded Consumer Choice In Financial Services Act Summary The Expanded Consumer Choice in Financial Services Act permits banks to fully compete in the financial …

  • Long Term Asset Management Act image

    Long Term Asset Management Act

    Long Term Asset Management Act Summary This Act encourages the state Department of Transportation to develop and implement long-term asset management strategies and programs for all transportation infrastructure assets.

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

    Establishing a Public-Private Partnership (P3) Authority Act

    Establishing a Public-Private Partnership (P3) Authority Act Summary This Act establishes a state Partnership Committee and an Office of Public-Private Partnerships to identify and establish public-private partnerships and approve …

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    Multiple Award Schedule Contracts Act

    Multiple Award Schedule Contracts Act Summary This Act allows state contracts to be awarded via Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) contracts. MAS contracts provide state agencies the freedom to evaluate …