Public Policy Proposal

Public Policy Proposal (100 points)Purpose: Increase understanding of Public Policy and preparation of a proposal for a new publicpolicy.Public policy is an attempt by a government to address a public issue by instituting laws,regulations, decisions, or actions pertinent to the problem at hand. Numerous issues can beaddressed by public policy including crime, education, foreign policy, health, and social welfare.While public policies are most common in the United States, several other countries, such asthose in the United Kingdom, implement them as well. Public policies can also be made byleaders of religious and cultural institutions for the benefit of the congregation and participants,and the term can also refer to a type of academic study that covers topics such as sociology,economics, and policy analysis.Source: http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-public-policy.htm Develop and improve research, analysis, and project orientation skills. Offer specific experience utilizing clear and effective written communication- a skill thatis commonly encountered throughout managerial responsibilities.Research topic: The research topic is a Public Policy proposal of your choosing. The policy can beapplicable at the local, state, or a federal level.o Example: Internet use policy, public health and education initiatives, etc.Requirements:The written component of this assignment should be 3-4 full pages (not including the title pageor references pages) and include the following elements according to APA documentation style(see the APA Writing Style Guide in the Course Orientation Module of Canvas): Appropriate title page Page numbering and running head in the header of the document. In-text citations for all sources included on the Reference page. Paragraph and/or section headings where appropriate. A minimum of 3 sources are required.Use of the textbook as a source for this assignment is not permitted. Reference page formatted according to APA documentation style. Direct quotes are NOT permitted.