A legislative proposal is a formal document presented proposing modification or repeal of a particular law or the introduction of a law regarding a particular topic. The legislative proposal must be created keeping in mind the rules and regulations of the country and must mention what the purpose the legislation will serve or how it will benefit the society. The proposal must have a title or a name and then go on to describe the topic in brief. Mention your methodology or what you plan to do regarding the problem or issue stated in the proposal. Discuss why the legislation is important and also give the total cost or budget for implementing the proposal.

Sample Legislative Proposal:

Name of maker of proposal: Arthur Jones

Address: 290 Orange County, California

Proposal prepared on: February 12, 2012

Proposal submitted on: February 13, 2012

Proposal title: Increase in allotment of funds in child nutrition program

Purpose: The purpose of this proposal is to ask the authorities to take a relook at the child nutrition program started in 2007 and increase the amount of funds for greater reach and effectiveness

Other details of Legislative Proposal:

  • As the population is increasing, the amount of funds required for the child nutrition program is not enough and must be increased by at least 10% to cater to all the children

  • The funds will utilized to make healthy meals and make it available to children in schools and other institutions so that no child remains hungry and gets a nutritious meal

Estimated cost of the research project: $80,000 per year