Bill Text: NY J01611 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Congratulating Scott Henneberger upon the occasion of receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout, the most prestigious of Scouting honors

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2019-05-30 - ADOPTED [J01611 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-J01611-Introduced.html

Senate Resolution No. 1611

BY: Senator THOMAS

        CONGRATULATING Scott Henneberger upon the occasion
        of  receiving the distinguished rank of Eagle Scout,
        the most prestigious of Scouting honors

  WHEREAS,  Through  his  diligence  and   rigorous   efforts,   Scott
Henneberger  has  achieved Scouting's highest and most prestigious rank,
Eagle Scout; and

  WHEREAS, Scott Henneberger is a member  of  Boy  Scouts  of  America
Troop 243, Garden City, 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  approximately  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;

  WHEREAS, His dedication to the safety and well-being of the citizens
of  Garden  City is represented through his project and demonstrates his
devotion to both community and commitment to others; and

  WHEREAS,  As  he  goes  forward  in  his  academic   career,   Scott
Henneberger  plans  to  continue  the  ideals  and principles of the Boy
Scouts; and

  WHEREAS, Scott Henneberger'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 Scott Henneberger on achieving the rank of  Eagle
Scout; and be it further

  RESOLVED,  That  a  copy  of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be
transmitted to Scott Henneberger.