Model Policies

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    Teacher Quality Assurance Act

    Teacher Quality Assurance Act Summary This model policy prohibits a school district from utilizing a last-hired, first-fired layoff policy when reducing staff. Additionally, the model policy requires the …

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    Amendments to the Next Generation Charter Schools Act

    Amendments to the Next Generation Charter Schools Act Subsection 6(C) of the “Next Generation Charter Schools Act” will be amended as follows: (C) Enrollment Preferences (1) Any non-charter public …

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    Student Futures Program Act

    Student Futures Program Act Summary This act creates a career planning program. Model Policy Section 1. Title. This Act shall be known as the “Student Futures …

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    School Turnaround Act

    General Description: This bill enacts and amends provisions related to public education. Highlighted Provisions: This bill: • defines terms; • requires the State Department of Education to designate schools …

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    Resolution Demanding that Congress Convey Title of Federal Public Lands to the States

    Resolution Demanding that Congress Convey Title of Federal Public Lands to the States Summary This resolution urges the US federal government to extinguish title and government jurisdiction over public …

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    RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF REENTRY PROGRAMS

    Summary: This Resolution serves to raise awareness of the need for sound reentry policies. Roughly 96% of all incarcerated individuals will be released from prison and smart reentry policies will …

  • Draft Resolution to Restore the Division of Governmental Responsibilities between the National Government and the States image

    Draft Resolution to Restore the Division of Governmental Responsibilities between the National Government and the States

    STATE OF [INSERT STATE] Be it resolved by the Legislature of the state of [INSERT STATE]: WHEREAS, the genius of the United States of America lies in the liberty of …

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    Landowners’ Liability Act

     Summary The Landowners’ Liability Act encourages landowners to make land and water areas available to the public for educational and recreational purposes by limiting the owners liability toward …

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    Jury Patriotism Act

    Model Policy Section 1. {Short Title}  This Act shall be known and may be cited as the [Jury Patriotism Act].  Section 2. {Full Participation on Petit Juries …

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    Resolution Providing Recommendation on UN Internet Oversight

     Resolution Providing Recommendation on UN Internet Oversight Summary This resolution will call on the US delegation to the United Nations (UN) to stand in opposition to any attempts …

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    Resolution: The Caregivers Bill of Rights

    Whereas, family members, caregivers and guardians of an individual with a serious mental illness are recognized as being an integral part of that individual’s treatment team; and Whereas, federal and …

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    Compact for America: Balanced Budget Amendment

    REFERENCE TITLE: ___________________ State of ___________ (Introducing ________) _________ Legislature __________ Session 20___ __. B. ____ Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of _____________: …

  • ALEC Resolution in Support of Strengthening and Deepening the Relationships between Taiwan and the States of the United States image

    ALEC Resolution in Support of Strengthening and Deepening the Relationships between Taiwan and the States of the United States

    ALEC Resolution in Support of Strengthening and Deepening the Relationships between Taiwan and the States of the United States Policy Summary This resolution expresses support for deepening ties …

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    The Foster Youth Driver’s License Act

    The Foster Youth Driver’s License Act Summary This act will allow a minor who is in the custody of the Department to apply for a drivers permit or …

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    STUDENT RIGHT TO ACTIVE COUNSEL

    7     LONG TITLE 8     General Description: 9          This bill enacts language related to disciplinary proceedings in an institution of higher 10     education. 11     Highlighted Provisions: 12          This bill enacts: 15               •     requiring …

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    Enhanced Integrity in Public Employee Pension Plan Reporting

    Enhanced Integrity in Public Employee Pension Plan Reporting  Summary Under current GAAP for state and local governments some financial statement users may not realize the gravity of failure to …

  • 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 …

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    Strategic Workforce Investment

    31          53B-26-101. Title. 32          This chapter is known as “Strategic Workforce Investment.” 33          Section 2. Section 53B-26-102 is enacted to read: 34          53B-26-102. Definitions. 35          As used in this chapter: …

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    Forming Open and Robust University Minds (FORUM) Act

    WHEREAS, the First Amendment of the United States Constitution and the Constitution protect the rights of freedom of speech, freedom of the press, freedom of religion, freedom of association and …

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    Partnerships for Student Success

      Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of {State}: 38          Section 1. Section 53A-1-1209 is amended to read: 39          53A-1-1209. School Leadership Development Program. 40          (1) As …