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Summary:
The act establishes a Broadband Strategy Council to work with various state leaders and specifies the council’s responsibilities. These include identifying and attracting federal and private funds for...
Subject:
Telecommunication, Telecommunication
Year:
2014
Source:
ALICE
Summary:
The Model Fair Debt Buying Practices Act regulates the activities of a person or entity that has purchased delinquent or charged-off debt. It would establish certain clear procedures, minimum documentation...
Subject:
Consumer Protections, Housing and Property
Year:
2014
Source:
ALICE
Summary:
This act authorizes local taxing authorities to establish land and improvements to land as different classes of property and allows building values to be taxed at lower rates than land values. It also...
Subject:
Taxation - Property, Taxation - Property, Taxation - Property
Year:
2014
Source:
ALICE
Summary:
This ordinance establishes land and buildings as different classes of property and establishes a procedure to tax building values at lower rates than land values. It also ensures availability of full public...
Subject:
Taxation - Property, Taxation - Property, Taxation - Property
Year:
2014
Source:
ALICE
Summary:
This act requires the implementation of a voluntary, universal pre-K program to provide all children with access to high-quality early education experience. It further stipulates program standards, funding...
Subject:
Early Childhood Education
Year:
2014
Source:
ALICE
Summary:
This document includes two state model laws and a federal model law that criminalize revenge porn. The first model criminalizes the act of knowingly disclosing a photograph, film, videotape, recording or...
Subject:
Nonviolent Crime
Year:
2014
Source:
End Revenge Porn
Summary:
The Fairness Act amends existing state or local civil rights laws to include sexual orientation and gender identity or expression. Typically, this will prohibit discrimination in employment, public...
Subject:
Higher Education, Civil Liberties, Employment, LGBTQ, Housing and Property
Year:
2013
Source:
Public Leadership Institute
Summary:
This [act] provides for expedited motions to dismiss abusive SLAPP lawsuits. Section 2 defines the forms of public participation protected from such SLAPP suits. Section 3 provides for an expedited motion to...
Subject:
Civil Liberties
Year:
2013
Source:
ALICE
Summary:
This act would give parents the right to take up to eight hours each month, with a maximum of forty hours per year, to attend educational activities of their child’s day care facility or school. The act...
Subject:
Work-Family Balance
Year:
2013
Source:
ALICE
Summary:
Current law establishes what duty is required of a director of a corporation organized within this state: to manage the corporation in a manner he or she reasonably believes to be in the best interest of the...
Subject:
Corporations
Year:
2013
Source:
ALICE