Model Policies

Model Policies (page 2)

  • 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 …

  • Resolution Urging Congress to Cut the Federal Corporate Tax Rate image

    Resolution Urging Congress to Cut the Federal Corporate Tax Rate

    Summary: This resolution encourages Congress to cut the 35 percent federal corporate tax rate and replace the U.S.’s “cross-border” tax system with a “home country” tax system in order to …

  • The Collateral Consequences Reduction Act image

    The Collateral Consequences Reduction Act

      The Collateral Consequences Reduction Act A bill for an act relating to occupational regulations; establishing a process to review criminal record to reduce offenders’ disqualifications from state …

  • Full & Fair Noneconomic Damages Act image

    Full & Fair Noneconomic Damages Act

     Summary Pain and suffering awards are intended to compensate an injured plaintiff for the pain and suffering resulting from an injury caused by the defendant.[1]  They are not …

  • Health Care Sharing Ministries Freedom To Share Act image

    Health Care Sharing Ministries Freedom To Share Act

    Health Care Sharing Ministries Freedom To Share Act Summary Participants of health care sharing ministries financially assist fellow participants with large medical expenses with a result usually provided by …

  • The Kinship Care and Fictive Kin Reform Act image

    The Kinship Care and Fictive Kin Reform Act

    The Kinship Care and Fictive Kin Reform Act Summary This Act establishes that the Department may approve either “Kinship Care” or “Fictive Kin” as a best interest …

  • Class Actions Improvements Act image

    Class Actions Improvements Act

    Class Actions Improvements Act Summary This Act makes several revisions to the basic class action statute or rule that has been adopted in some form by …

  • Asbestos Claims Transparency Act image

    Asbestos Claims Transparency Act

    Asbestos Claims Transparency Act Model Policy Title __ of the [   ] Code is amended by adding Chapter ___ to read …

  • Principles on Online Privacy image

    Principles on Online Privacy

    Principles on Online Privacy The American Legislative Exchange Council acknowledges that a market environment is essential for future success of the Internet. The proposed set of policies accounts for …

  • Principles on Municipal/Government Owned Networks image

    Principles on Municipal/Government Owned Networks

    The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) recognizes the importance of the widespread deployment of advanced communications services. For the vast majority of citizens, these services are provided by private sector …

  • Resolution on Taxation of Smokeless Tobacco Products Versus Cigarettes image

    Resolution on Taxation of Smokeless Tobacco Products Versus Cigarettes

    Summary This resolution recognizes that tobacco harm reduction is a vital component in a successful tobacco control strategy.  While abstaining from all tobacco is the best way for smokers to …

  • Ten-Year Statute of Repose Act image

    Ten-Year Statute of Repose Act

     Summary Statutes of repose prohibit filing of claims beyond a specified period of time after the date of sale of a product or provision of a service.

  • Asbestos and Silica Claims Priorities Act image

    Asbestos and Silica Claims Priorities Act

    Asbestos and Silica Claims Priorities Act Title __ of the [    ] Code is amended by adding Chapter __ to read as follows: Chapter __.  Claims Involving Asbestos …

  • 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 …

  • Appeal Bond Waiver Act image

    Appeal Bond Waiver Act

    Model Legislation Section 1. {Appeal Bond Waived} (A)    In any civil action in which a plaintiff obtains a judgment, the state supersedeas bond requirements shall be waived as …

  • A Resolution Opposing Government Intervention in the Multichannel Video Programming Distribution Marketplace Through A La Carte or Tiering Requirements image

    A Resolution Opposing Government Intervention in the Multichannel Video Programming Distribution Marketplace Through A La Carte or Tiering Requirements

    A Resolution Opposing Government Intervention in the Multichannel Video Programming Distribution Marketplace Through A La Carte or Tiering Requirements WHEREAS, it is the mission of the American …

  • Admissibility in Civil Actions of Nonuse of a Seat Belt Act image

    Admissibility in Civil Actions of Nonuse of a Seat Belt Act

    Section 1.  {Short Title} This Act is titled and may be known as the Admissibility in Civil Actions of Nonuse of a Seat Belt  Section 2. In any civil action, …

  • Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Act image

    Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Act

    Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Act Summary The purpose of this Act is to implement a coordinated, capitated long-term care program for Medicaid beneficiaries who are …

  • Health Care Price Disclosure Act image

    Health Care Price Disclosure Act

    Health Care Price Disclosure Act Summary This Act requires health care professionals to make available the “direct pay” price for at least the 25 most common services or procedures; …

  • Patient’s Right To Know Act image

    Patient’s Right To Know Act

    Patient’s Right To Know Act Model Legislation Section 1. Title.  This Act shall be known as the “Patient’s Right to Know Act.” Section 2. Purpose. The purpose of this …