Archives: Economic Development / Model Policies

Archives: Economic Development / Model Policies

  • A Resolution Concerning Tax Treatment of Affiliated Reinsurance image

    A Resolution Concerning Tax Treatment of Affiliated Reinsurance

    A Resolution Concerning Tax Treatment of Affiliated Reinsurance  Summary The Resolution lays out the importance of offshore affiliated reinsurance in risk-spreading and management throughout …

  • Council on Efficient Government Act image

    Council on Efficient Government Act

    Council on Efficient Government Act Summary This legislation is designed to create a council on efficient government whose purpose is to ensure that each state agency focuses on its …

  • Public Employee Bargaining Transparency Act image

    Public Employee Bargaining Transparency Act

    Public Employee Bargaining Transparency Act Summary The public purpose of this Act is to avoid having public employees misled into forfeiting free speech rights and suffering financial losses. Section …

  • Resolution on Automated Driving System Legislation and Regulation image

    Resolution on Automated Driving System Legislation and Regulation

    WHEREAS, automated driving systems remain in the early stages of development, necessitating the establishment of a common definitional taxonomy. WHEREAS, the dynamic driving task refers to the real-time operational and …

  • Constitutional Amendment Restricting the Use of Vehicle Fees and Taxes for Highway Purposes image

    Constitutional Amendment Restricting the Use of Vehicle Fees and Taxes for Highway Purposes

    Constitutional Amendment Restricting the Use of Vehicle Fees and Taxes for Highway Purposes NEW SECTION: All fees collected by the State of {insert state} as license fees for motor …

  • Right to Earn a Living Act image

    Right to Earn a Living Act

    Right to Earn a Living Act Summary Among the rights Americans cherish the most are freedoms to pursue a chosen enterprise or profession.

  • 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 …

  • 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 …

  • 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 …

  • A LOCAL RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF STATE MINIMUM WAGE LAW image

    A LOCAL RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF STATE MINIMUM WAGE LAW

    WHEREAS, [Insert Jurisdiction] is a political subdivision, created by the [Insert State] WHEREAS, [Insert Jurisdiction] is tasked by the [Insert State] to carry out certain core responsibilities as approved by …

  • 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 …

  • ACCE Principles of Taxation image

    ACCE Principles of Taxation

    The fundamental principles presented here provide guidance for a neutral and effective tax system; one that raises needed revenue for core functions of government, while minimizing the burden on citizens.

  • Independent Contractor Definition Act image

    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 Act for Water and Wastewater Projects image

    The Open and Fair Competition Act for Water and Wastewater Projects

    Summary This Act ensures that all proven and acceptable piping materials are included in all bids for water and wastewater projects. All pipe materials should be qualified and selected …

  • 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 …

  • Property Insurance Claims Act image

    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 …