American Laws for American Courts – American Laws for American Courts prevents state courts from applying foreign laws and foreign legal doctrines when doing so infringes on the fundamental Constitutional rights of any of the parties involved – passed in 12 states, AL, AR, AZ, FL, KS, LA, MS, NC, OK, SD, TN, and WA.
Free Speech Defense Act - Protects freedom of speech, freedom of the press and free expression by shielding authors, journalists, bloggers, radio hosts and artists from foreign libel judgments originating in jurisdictions that do not afford the same protections as the 1st Amendment of the U.S. Constitution – passed in 10 states, CA, FL, IL, LA, MD, NY, OK, SD, TN and UT.
Andy’s Law - A measure named for Private First-Class Andy Long, shot and killed at a Little Rock Army recruiting center by a self-proclaimed terrorist, is now law in three states. Andy’s Law stiffens state criminal penalties for acts of terrorism and material support for terrorism and creates a civil cause of action, empowering victims of terrorism to sue for enhanced damages against those who commit acts of terrorism or provide material support for terrorism - passed in 7 states: AR, FL, KS, LA, NC, OK, and TN.
Anti-female Genital Mutilation (female circumcision ban) - ACT for America has been working diligently at the state level to see legislation passed so that no girl ever suffers the horrors of FGM – passed in 9 states: AZ, FL, KS, LA, NJ, NY, SD, OK, and VA.
Refugee Resettlement Legislation – Aids local municipalities burdened by having to deal with refugee resettlement into their communities when the resettlement is beyond the local community’s ability to cope with infrastructural demands - passed in TN.
Iranian Divestment – The Iranian Divestment Bill, which is designed to stop any investment into the terror state, given the illicit nuclear activities of the Government of Iran, combined with its development of unconventional weapons and ballistic missiles, and its support of international terrorism which represent a serious threat to the security of the United States, Israel and other allies of the United States in Europe the Middle East and around the world. – passed in 16 states: AZ, CA, CT, FL, GA, IN, IA, MD, MI, MN, MS, NV, NJ, RI, SD, and UT.
See Something, Say Something – This law will protect those who “See Something” and “Say Something” regarding potential terror plots, from frivolous lawsuits – passed in MS and NY.