Overview:For this assignment, due in Module Three,
you will submit a 1–2 page document introducing the public policy issue that
your departmental policy will seek to address. First, review the document A
List of Public Policy Issuesand select an issue. Next, review the document
Examples of Departmental Policiesand select a departmental policy that you plan
to make improvement recommendations for to address this issue. Discuss related
public policies (decisions, actions, laws, and/or positions) of both the state
and federal government on the issue that you seek to address with your
departmental policy. Describe your selected policy issue and the related state
or federal positions or actions on the issue, and explain the connection
between the departmental policy and state or federal guidance on the issue.
Prompt:Specifically, the following critical
elementsmust be addressed:
I. Introduction:Describe your selected public policy
issue, corresponding departmental policy, and explain the connection between
the public policy issue and specific departmental policy.
II. Describe related public policies(decisions,
actions, laws, and or positions) of both the state and federal government on
the issue that you seek to address with your departmental policy.
Guidelines for Submission:Milestone One should follow
these formatting guidelines: 1–2pages in length (excluding title and reference
pages), doublespaced, 12-point Times New Roman font, one-inch margins, and
citations in APA style. Cite your sources within the text of your paper and on
the reference page.