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Summary:
This bill defines civil unions and extends civil union rights to same-sex couples. This bill also defines civil union rights to be the same as those granted by Arizona's pre-existing marriage laws.
Subject:
Marriage and Families, LGBTQ
Year:
2013
Source:
Arizona Legislature
Summary:
This report investigates the use of prison bed occupancy guarantee clauses in prison privatization contracts and explores how bed occupancy guarantees undermine criminal justice policy and democratic,...
Subject:
Incarceration
Year:
2013
Source:
In the Public Interest
Summary:
This bill creates a state bank of Arizona; establishes the powers of the bank; establishes the bank board of directors and their duties; and places limitations on the bank's ability to provide loans to...
Subject:
Public Investment Funds
Year:
2012
Source:
Arizona Legislature
Summary:
This bill prohibits campaign contributions from certain entities (banks), requires increased disclosure of contributions of greater than $10,000, requires disclosure of the value of in-kind contributions,...
Subject:
Campaign Finance
Year:
2012
Source:
Arizona Legislature
Summary:
This bill prohibits law enforcement from engaging in racial profiling and from detaining an individual based solely on one or several noncriminal factors. It requires law enforcement to attend an annual...
Subject:
Policing, Race and Ethnicity, Policing
Year:
2012
Source:
Arizona Legislature
Summary:
This report, which also includes model legislation, discusses tactics used to purposefully mislead voters with false voting information so that it prevents individuals from voting. The report includes...
Subject:
Voter Protection
Year:
2012
Source:
Common Cause
Summary:
This act gives judges more discretion in certain cases to decide whether prosecution of youth in adult or juvenile court will best protect public safety and promote rehabilitation. Since 1997, Arizona...
Subject:
Juvenile Justice
Year:
2011
Source:
Arizona Legislature
Summary:
This act extends to all incarcerated youth the protections of an existing law that makes it a felony to sexually exploit an individual in correctional custody. In Arizona, a correctional facility employee...
Subject:
Juvenile Justice, Child Welfare, Violent Crime
Year:
2011
Source:
Arizona Legislature
Summary:
This report claims that one constitutionally permissible form of public financing, small-donor matching funds, will improve participation – changing the sources of candidate funding by altering the...
Subject:
Campaign Finance
Year:
2011
Source:
The Campaign Finance Institute
Summary:
This bill increases transparency in corporate income tax payments to the state, and improves the use of economic subsidies provided to corporations, as well as a provision for subsidy clawbacks when funds...
Subject:
Subsidies - Tax Expenditures, Subsidies - Grants and Loans, Taxation - Corporate Income, Reports and Disclosure, Taxation - Corporate Income, Reports and Disclosure, Corporations, Subsidies - Tax Expenditures
Year:
2010
Source:
Arizona Legislature