Resolution J2297-2013

Congratulating Michael Vitale on earning the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Scouting honors

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  • Jun 11, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Jun 11, 2013: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Jun 7, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE

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LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  congratulating Michael Vitale upon the occasion
of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious
of Scouting honors

WHEREAS, Michael Vitale, through his diligence and rigorous efforts, has
completed the requirements for Scouting's highest and  most  prestigious
rank, Eagle Scout; he will be honored at an Eagle Court of Honor ceremo-
ny  to be held on Saturday, July 27, 2013 in the Our Lady Queen of Apos-
tles School Auditorium in Center Moriches, 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,  For  his  Eagle Project, Michael Vitale constructed an eight
foot long, five feet high, and one foot deep case with a shelf and glass
sliding doors in which the trophies earned by the  jazz  groups  at  his
high school could be displayed; and
  WHEREAS,  Michael Vitale'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  Michael  Vitale on achieving the rank of Eagle
Scout; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Michael Vitale.

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