Resolution J1149-2013

Congratulating Alec F. Nevin on earning the rank of Eagle Scout

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  • Apr 17, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Apr 17, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Apr 10, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION congratulating Alec F. Nevin upon the occasion of
receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of
Scouting honors

WHEREAS,  Alec F. Nevin, through his diligence and rigorous efforts, has
achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle  Scout;  he
will  be  honored  at  an  Eagle  Court  of Honor ceremony to be held on
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at St. Martin's Evangelical  Lutheran  Church  in
Webster, New York; and
  WHEREAS, Alec F. Nevin, the son of Maria and Adrian Nevin, is a member
of Boy Scouts of America Troop 110 in Webster; 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, For his Eagle project, Alec Nevin built a retaining wall  and
reconstructed  a  disability  entrance  ramp at St. Martin's Evangelical
Lutheran Church and, in addition, did landscaping around the church; and
  WHEREAS, Alec Nevin'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  leader,  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 Alec Nevin on achieving the rank of Eagle  Scout;
and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Alec Nevin.

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