Model

For Legislators


The Alliance for School Choice supports several pieces of model legislation. Download these bills to see how school choice can work in your state.

 

Parental Choice Scholarship Program Act (Means Tested Eligibility)
This bill creates a scholarship program for children from low and middle-income families to attend the public or private elementary or secondary school of their parents' choice.
Download the means-tested Parental Choice Scholarship Program Act (PDF).

 

Parental Choice Scholarship Program Act (Universal Eligibility)
This bill creates a scholarship program for that provides all children the option to attend the public or private elementary or secondary school of their parents' choice.
Download the universal Parental Choice Scholarship Program Act (PDF).

 

Parental Choice Scholarship Program Act (Universal Eligibility, Means Tested Scholarship Amount)
This bill creates a scholarship program for that provides all children the option to attend the public or private elementary or secondary school of their parents' choice.
Download the universal means-tested Parental Choice Scholarship Program Act (PDF).

 

Great Schools Tax Credit Program Act
This bill authorizes a tax credit for individual and corporate contributions to organizations that provide educational scholarships to eligible students so they can attend qualified public and private schools of their parents' choice.
Download the Great Schools Tax Credit Program Act (PDF).

 

Special Needs Scholarship Program Act
This bill creates a scholarship program that provides students with special needs the option to attend the public or private school of their parents' choice.
Download the Special Needs Scholarship Program Act (PDF).

 

Autism Scholarship Program Act
This bill creates a scholarship program that provides students with autism the option to attend the public or private school of their parents' choice.
Download the Autism Scholarship Act (PDF).

 

Foster Child Scholarship Program Act
This bill creates a scholarship program that provides children who have been placed in foster care the option to attend a public or private school of their guardians' choice.
Download the Foster Child Scholarship Program Act (PDF).

 

Military Family Scholarship Program Act
This bill creates a scholarship program to provide all children of veterans and active military personnel the option to attend the public or private elementary or secondary school of their parents' choice.
Download the Military Family Scholarship Program Act (PDF).

 

Smart Start Scholarship Program
This bill creates a scholarship program that helps children from low- and middle-income families attend the public or private 4-year-old preschool program or 5-year-old kindergarten program of their parents' choice.
Download the Smart Start Scholarship Program (PDF).

 

Education Savings Account Act
This bill creates an education savings account program that allows parents to use the funds that would have been allocated to their child at their resident school district for an education program of the parents' choosing.
Download the Smart Start Scholarship Program (PDF).