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LEGISLATIVE YOUTH REPORT CARDS INITIATIVESUMMARY he Legislative Youth Report Cards Initiative is a VIYAC publication,compiled by Virgin Islands youth based on the responses of Virgin IslandsSenators (28
Legislature of the Virgin Islands) and our Delegate to Congress , amember of the U.S. House of Representatives (111
Congress) to our youth issues-oriented Questionnaire. The Report Cards serves as tools to evaluate our current leaders and to shine the spotlight on those who worked for and will work for theyouth in the future as well as a means of encouraging more citizens in this agegroup to partake in the democratic process. A.
POINT SYSTEM/SCHEME for each category: Questions 1-4 (Max. of 5 points)a.
Sponsored a program (1pt)b.
Drafted legislation (2pts)c.
Drafted legislation passed/enacted (2pts)B.
POINT SYSTEM/SCHEME *Bonus Question (Question 5.): Youth Civics (Max. 10 pts)a.
Sponsored a Program/Initiative targeting youth civic engagement (2pts)b.
Sponsored Research /Community outreach on civics (2pts)c.
Drafted legislation (2pts)d.
Drafted legislation passed/enacted (4pts)C.
Commentary: Senators/Delegate receives a maximum of (3) points if theyprovided additional information related to their youth based legislative andprogram activities.a.