- Mar 29, 2011: ADOPTED
- Mar 29, 2011: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
- Mar 25, 2011: REFERRED TO FINANCE
LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating LaVerne Sessler III upon the occa sion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most pres tigious of Scouting honors, on April 2, 2011 WHEREAS, LaVerne Sessler III, the son of Lisa and Vern Sessler, has through his diligence and rigorous efforts, achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout; the Eagle Court of Honor ceremo ny will be held on Saturday, April 2, 2011 at the First Presbyterian Church in Waterloo, New York; 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 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, LaVerne Sessler III'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 LaVerne Sessler III on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout; and be it further RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran smitted to LaVerne Sessler.