Federalism and International Relations Task Force Meeting



Task Force on Federalism and International Relations
Tentative Meeting Agenda

Annual Meeting 2016 | Indianapolis, Indiana
Thursday, July 28, 2016
2:30 – 5:30 PM

2:30 PM Call to Order
Welcome, Approval of the Minutes and Introductions

2:40 PM Federalism Presentations and Model Policy
Presentation: Restoring Competitive Federalism
Model Policy Consideration: Draft Act to Identify Coercive Federal Funds in the Budget of [INSERT STATE]
3:00 PM Presentation: Term Limits – One Way to Bring Function Back to Congress

Model Policy Consideration: Draft Model Application under Article V of the U.S. Constitution to Propose a Congressional Term Limits Amendment

3:20 PM Presentation: Release of the Newest Edition of the Article V Handbook
3:30 PM Presentation: Archiving of Article V Applications-The Current Situation

Model Policy Consideration: Draft Memorial in Support of the Article V Records Transparency Act

3:40 PM Presentation: State of Utah Federalism Curriculum
3:50 PM Presentation: Legislation to organize a convention of states that allows each of the CFA, COS and BBATF model ALEC legislation initiatives to move forward on a stand-alone basis with only one vote required in each legislative house.

Model Policy Consideration: Draft United Article V Model Policy

4:00 PM Presentation: Restore Prosperity Now! Why states should unite to restore economic growth and prosperity through expandable free market zones known as “Prosperity Districts” which are capable of replacing state and federal tax and regulatory policy with state-of-the-art best practices.

Model Policy Consideration: Draft Model Policy to Restore Prosperity Now!

4:10 PM International Relations Presentations and Model Policy
Presentation: Transatlantic Parallels – The Rise of Populism in Germany

4:25 PM Presentation: A Ballistic Missile Threat to Hawaii

Model Policy Consideration: Resolution to Urge the President of the United States and Members of Congress to Better Protect Hawaii against the Increasing Threat of a Missile Attack from North Korea by Equipping and Enhancing Hawaii’s Ground-Based Ballistic Missile Defense System at Barking Sands, Kauai

4:40 PM Presentation: Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movements against Israel

Model Policy Consideration: Protection and Enforcement against the Commercial Exclusion of Israel Act

4:55 PM Presentation: The Way Forward for Britain, Europe and the US

5:05 PM Presentation: Protection of Intellectual Property Rights – Canada’s Promise Doctrine

Model Policy Consideration: Draft Resolution Urging the Trudeau Administration to Protect Intellectual Property Rights and Opposing the Promise Doctrine Proposed by Trading Partners Worldwide

5:15 PM Presentation: How Free Trade Builds a Stronger America

5:25 PM For the Good of the Order

5:30 PM Adjournment

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