Resolution J3605-2011

Congratulating Andrew Reid on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout

Details

Actions

  • Mar 13, 2012: ADOPTED
  • Mar 13, 2012: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Mar 9, 2012: REFERRED TO FINANCE

Text

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

WHEREAS, Andrew Smith Reid, through his diligence and rigorous  efforts,
has  achieved  Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank, Eagle Scout
and will be honored at an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony; and
  WHEREAS, The son of Adrian and Diane Reid, Andrew Reid is a member  of
Boy Scouts of America Troop 90 in Williamson, 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, Andrew Reid  planned,  organized,  and
led  the  construction  of  two  soccer  kickboards  for his church, The
Williamson Bible Baptist Church, which has an active youth program whose
participants have greatly enjoyed and appreciated  the  new  kickboards;
and
  WHEREAS,  Andrew  Reid'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 Andrew Reid on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout;
and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Andrew Reid.

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.

Discuss!

blog comments powered by Disqus