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A Bill to Phase Out the Use of Private Prisons

Title of Legislation * A Bill to Phase Out the Use of Private Prisons
Designation * Primary
Date of Congress * 9/29/18
1 * BE IT ENACTED BY THE STUDENT CONGRESS HERE ASSEMBLED THAT:
2 SECTION 1. The United States will phase out the use of private prisons and/or for-profit prisons.
3 SECTION 2. A. A private prison or for-profit prison shall be defined as a place in which individuals are physically confined or incarcerated by a third party that is contracted by a government agency.
4 B. “Phase out” shall be defined as the act of discontinuing a process or project.
5 SECTION 3. Immediately from passage, every year the United States will reduce the number of prisoners in private prisons by 20% from the number at the time of passage.
6 SECTION 4. All contracts with private prison corporations shall be terminated and no new contracts shall be implemented.
7 SECTION 5. The department of justice shall be responsible for the implementation of this legislation.
8 SECTION 6. This legislation will go into effect immediately after passage.
9 SECTION 7. All laws in conflict with this legislation are hereby declared null and void
Respectfully Submitted, Name of School * The Mary Louis Academy

A Bill to Abolish the Pink tax to promote gender equality

Title of Legislation * A Bill to Abolish the Pink tax to promote gender equality
Designation * Primary
Date of Congress * 9/29/18
1 * BE IT ENACTED BY THE CONGRESS HERE ASSEMBLED:
2 SECTION 1. All states shall be required to remove sales taxation off of feminine
3 SECTION 2. A feminine product shall be defined as tampons,menstrual pads,and menstrual cups
4 SECTION 3. The Department of Treasury shall oversee the passage of this bill
5 SECTION 4. This will go into effect by the start of the 2019 fiscal year
6 SECTION 5. All laws in conflict with this legislation are hereby declared null and void
Respectfully Submitted, Name of School * Achievement First Brooklyn High

A Bill to Mandate Law Enforcement Patrols to Defend Individuals During Public Events

Title of Legislation * A Bill to Mandate Law Enforcement Patrols to Defend Individuals During Public Events
Designation * Primary
Date of Congress * 9/29/18
1 * BE IT ENACTED BY THIS CONGRESS HERE ASSEMBLED THAT:
2 Section 1. All public events that require police-issued permits to use public space must be defended by sufficient police patrols or sufficient S.W.A.T patrols.
3 Section 2. “Sufficient police patrols” shall be defined as two armed police officers per 169 square yards of space the event is taking place in.
4 “Sufficient S.W.A.T patrols” shall be defined as two armed S.W.A.T team members per 324 square yards of space the event is taking place in.
5 Section 3. The implementation of this legislation will be overseen by the Department of Homeland Security.
6 A. If local law enforcement deem the above specifications to be insufficient for a particular event, greater police or S.W.A.T patrols may be utilized.
7 B. All municipalities that spend funds on ensuring patrols are used for public events may request federal reimbursement for the cost of the patrols.
8 Section 4. This legislation shall be put into effect one month after passage.
9 Section 5. All laws in conflict with this legislation are hereby declared null and void.
Respectfully Submitted, Name of School * Respectfully Submitted by Christ the King High School

A Bill to Improve America’s Water Infrastructure

Title of Legislation * A Bill to Improve America’s Water Infrastructure
Designation * Secondary
Date of Congress * September 29
1 * BE IT ENACTED BY THE CONGRESS HERE ASSEMBLED THAT:
2 SECTION 1. America’s Water Infrastructure spending will be increased by $60 billion for a duration of 20 years.
3 SECTION 2. Water Infrastructure shall be defined as what is built to pump, divert, transport, store, treat, and deliver safe drinking water.
4 SECTION 3. The Department of the Interior, the Department of Transportation, the Department of Energy, and the Environmental Protection Agency will oversee the implementation of this bill.
5 Funding to these departments will be increased by $15 billion for the duration of this bill and those funds will be reallocated to this legislation.
6 SECTION 4. This bill shall go into effect on January 1, 2020.
7 SECTION 5. All laws in conflict with this legislation are hereby declared null and void.
Respectfully Submitted, Name of School * Xaverian High School

A Bill to Support the Mexican Agricultural Industry

Title of Legislation * A Bill to Support the Mexican Agricultural Industry
Designation * Primary
Date of Congress * September 29
1 * BE IT ENACTED BY THE CONGRESS HERE ASSEMBLED THAT:
2 SECTION 1. The United States shall povide 500 million dollars in Development Aid to the nation of Mexico as well as provide Developmental Services to improve the nation’s agricultural sector.
3 SECTION 2. “Developmental Aid” shall be defined as direct financial assistance in the development of improved agricultural processes, purchase of agriculutural technology to increase yields and subsidization of the sale of agricultural goods.
4 “Developmental Services” include both A. The modernization of the Mexican agricultural industry through providing the country with modern technology
5 Education for farmer’s on how to use this new technology, develop their skills, find problems and/or opportunities in agricultural production, conservation, marketing, and family livelihood through the use of USAID’s Rural Extension and Advisory Services
6 SECTION 3. USAID shall oversee this piece of legislation and shall work in conjunction with the Mexican agricultural ministry to identify the farms and regions of Mexico most in need of assistance. Funding for this legislation will be reallocated from
7 the State Department’s share of the Congressional Discretionary Spending Budget.
8 SECTION 4. This piece of legislation shall go into effect after 6 months after passage.
9 SECTION 5. All laws in conflict with this legislation are hereby declared null and void.
Respectfully Submitted, Name of School * Xaverian High School