NO. R-86. JOINT RESOLUTION TO honoring Travis Filiault of Troop 232, White River Junction, upon his attainment of the rank of Eagle Scout.
Offered by: Senator McCormack of Windsor County and Senator Campbell of Windsor County.
Whereas, scouting is a movement that challenges, inspires and guides young people toward high achievements and high values as expressed in the Scout oath, law, motto and slogan, and
Whereas, the rank of Eagle is the highest rank in Boy Scouting, and
Whereas, attainment of Eagle rank requires mastery of difficult challenges in diverse areas, and
Whereas, attainment of Eagle rank also requires demonstration of good character and community service, and
Whereas, attainment of Eagle rank not only indicates difficult achievement itself but also demonstrates the courage and tenacity to pursue a goal over a long period of time, and
Whereas, attainment of Eagle rank confers upon the Eagle Scout an honor that will dignify him for the rest of his life, and
Whereas, only a small minority of scouts ever attain this rank, and
Whereas, Travis Filiault of Troop 232 of White River Junction has attained the rank of Eagle Scout, now therefore be it
Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives:
That the General Assembly honors and offers its congratulations to Travis Filiault for his rare achievement of attaining the rank of Eagle Scout, and be it further
Resolved: That the General Assembly congratulates Travis Filiaultís family and scout leaders for their support of his efforts, and be it further
Resolved: That the General Assembly thanks Travis Filiault for the honor he brings to our community, and for the inspiration he offers others, and be it further
Resolved: That the Secretary of State shall send a copy of this resolution to Susan Laurin of the Eagle Scout Committee on or before his Court of Honor in White River Junction on April 12, 2001.