Model Bills

May 28, 2023
Election Reformers Network

Model Bill: Ethics Legislation for Senior Election Officials

This model legislation offers a roadmap for state's wanting to create impartiality, conduct, and disclosure requirements for senior election officials.


Model Bill: Chief Election Official Qualifications

Election Reformers Network's model legislation offers a legal pathway to ensure that future chief elections officials bring adequate knowledge and expertise to the job – before they get elected. The bill would establish professional qualifications for secretaries of state or similar roles.


Model Legislation Creating Impartial Task Force to Study Election Administration

A model bill to provide for the creation of a statewide task force to research and make recommendations regarding expanded capacity and professional independence in election administration. This draft legislation was prepared by the legal team at Election Reformers Network.