- Jun 14, 2011: ADOPTED
- Jun 14, 2011: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
- Jun 10, 2011: REFERRED TO FINANCE
LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Liam McNally Harrison upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Scouting honors WHEREAS, Liam McNally Harrison, through his diligence and rigorous efforts, has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout; the Eagle Court of Honor ceremony will be held on Sunday, July 10, 2011, at the Tannery Pond Community Center in North Creek, New York; and WHEREAS, Liam McNally Harrison is a member of Boy Scouts of America Troop 36 in North Creek; he earned 25 merit badges and has served the Troop in a variety of leadership roles rising through the ranks from Assistant Patrol Leader through Senior Patrol Leader; and WHEREAS, America has achieved her greatest heights of glory through the dedication, determination and tireless efforts of the outstanding citizens of this nation; and WHEREAS, It is only with the continued diligence and devotion of our youth, tomorrow's leaders, that America will maintain her glory; and WHEREAS, Boy Scouts of America and its members are dedicated to the development of character and leadership in the youth of this nation; and WHEREAS, The highest achievement of leadership in Scouting, earned by only five percent of all Boy Scouts, is the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout; and WHEREAS, This outstanding young man has been involved in Scouting for many years, has lived up to Scouting's ideals and has attained all of the necessary achievements, including completion of a community service project, which was successfully planned, developed and executed; and WHEREAS, For his Eagle project, Liam McNally Harrison traveled with a group from his church to Nicaragua where he helped redo and paint a number of rooms in a children's hospital; and WHEREAS, Liam McNally Harrison's perseverance in rising through the ranks to Eagle Scout is a strong indication of his ability to master difficult tasks; his accomplishment will enable him to emerge as a lead er, fully equipped to meet the challenges of today's complex society; and
WHEREAS, This new Eagle Scout is a credit to his family, his school, his community, his State and his nation, and no doubt his future will be filled with accomplishments of equal importance; now, therefore, be it RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations, in recognition of the significance of this meritorious achievement, to congratulate and honor Liam McNally Harrison on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout; and be it further RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran smitted to Liam McNally Harrison, 351 Harvey Road, North River, New York 12856.