NO. R-156. JOINT RESOLUTION congratulating Kyle Vinton of Vernon Boy Scout Troop # 412 upon his attainment of the rank of Eagle Scout.
Offered by: Representative O’Donnell of Vernon.
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 minority of scouts ever attains this rank, and
Whereas, Kyle M. Vinton of Troop # 412 has attained the rank of Eagle Scout, now therefore be it
Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives:
That the General Assembly congratulates Kyle M. Vinton for his special achievement of attaining the rank of Eagle Scout, and be it further
Resolved: That the Secretary of State be directed to send a copy of this resolution to Kyle M. Vinton in Vernon.