Resolution J1831-2013

Congratulating Jared DeMarais upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout



  • May 21, 2013: ADOPTED
  • May 14, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE


LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  congratulating Jared E. DeMarais upon the occa-
sion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most  pres-
tigious of Scouting honors

WHEREAS,  Jared E. DeMarais, through his diligence and rigorous efforts,
achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle  Scout,  on
June 8, 2013; and
  WHEREAS, Jared DeMarais is a member of Boy Scouts of America Troop 825
in Mexico, 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;
  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 Scout service project, Jared DeMarais chose  to
do  a  beautification  project  at the Pulaski Congregational Church, by
painting the trim on the church and  designing  and  building  a  corner
garden as well as installing bike racks; and
  WHEREAS,  The  perseverance  of  Jared  DeMarais 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;
  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  Jared  DeMarais on achieving the rank of Eagle
Scout; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Jared DeMarais.


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