- Jan 19, 2012: ADOPTED
- Jan 19, 2012: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
- Jan 11, 2012: REFERRED TO FINANCE
LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Andrew Patrick Barreca upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Scouting honors WHEREAS, Andrew Patrick Barreca is a member of Boy Scouts of America Troop 332, Seneca Waterways, Black Creek District, chartered by the Loyal Order of the Moose Family Center 2290 - Genesee Valley-Henrietta in 1981; and WHEREAS, Andrew Patrick Barreca, through his diligence and rigorous efforts, has achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout; he successfully passed his Eagle Board of Review on Novem ber 8, 2011 and, only the 21st member of Troop 332 to earn the rank of Eagle Scout, he will be honored at an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony during Winter 2012; 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, The 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 six years; he 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, Andrew Patrick Barreca'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 Andrew Patrick Barreca on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout; and be it further RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran smitted to Andrew Patrick Barreca, 80 Rock Creek, Pittsford, New York 14534.