Resolution J1869-2013

Honoring Patrick Ortland upon the occasion of his recognition by the Orange County Interscholastic Athletic Association as a 2013 OCIAA Scholar Athlete

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  • May 21, 2013: ADOPTED
  • May 21, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • May 14, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Patrick Ortland upon the occasion of his
recognition by the Orange County Interscholastic Athletic Association as
a 2013 OCIAA Scholar Athlete

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to act, in accord with
its  long-standing  traditions,  to  honor the achievements of its young
citizens and leaders of tomorrow, whose  character  and  accomplishments
exemplify  the  ideals  and  values  cherished  by  this great State and
nation; and
  WHEREAS, This Legislative  Body  is  justly  proud  to  honor  Patrick
Ortland upon the occasion of his recognition by the Orange County Inter-
scholastic Athletic Association as a 2013 OCIAA Scholar Athlete; and
  WHEREAS,  Academically  and  athletically, Patrick Ortland has distin-
guished himself as a young man of superlative ability, talent, and matu-
rity, establishing standards of excellence and achievement,  purposeful-
ness of life, and responsibility rarely achieved in youthful years; and
  WHEREAS,  Patrick  Ortland,  a  student  at  Newburgh  Free Academy in
Newburgh, New York, ranked 13th in his class and  played  soccer,  foot-
ball, alpine skiing and baseball; and
  WHEREAS, His activities include: National Honor Society, Science Honor
Society, Key Club, Italian Honor Society and Solar Car Club; he plans to
attend college and major in engineering; and
  WHEREAS, An outstanding role model for his classmates, Patrick Ortland
has brought honor to his family, school, and community; and
  WHEREAS,  Patrick  Ortland  may  stand with pride in his achievements,
experiencing the satisfaction of his labors and the joy  of  his  accom-
plishments, eager to face the challenge of new experiences as he contin-
ues his education; and
  WHEREAS, Patrick Ortland represents the potential inherent in our most
precious  resource, our youth; this Legislative Body is pleased to honor
this young man, recognizing his achievements  and  the  promise  of  his
future; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED,  That  this  Legislative  Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Patrick Ortland upon the occasion of his recognition by the Orange
County Interscholastic Athletic Association  as  a  2013  OCIAA  Scholar
Athlete, and to wish him well in his future endeavors; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Patrick Ortland.

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