Bill Text: TX SR114 | 2017 | 85th Legislature 1st Special Session | Enrolled

Bill Title: In memory of Elise Ybarra.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2017-08-10 - Reported enrolled [SR114 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-SR114-Enrolled.html
  In Memory
  Elise Ybarra
         WHEREAS, The Senate of the State of Texas joins the citizens
  of Abilene in mourning the loss of Detective Elise Ybarra, who died
  in the line of duty August 6, 2017, at the age of 33; and
         WHEREAS, Elise Ybarra was an exemplary citizen and a
  peace officer who was widely respected and admired for her
  dedication to her profession and for her many contributions to
  her community; and
         WHEREAS, Detective Ybarra began her career in law
  enforcement as a member of the Sedalia Police Department in
  Missouri; in 2014, she joined the Abilene Police Department and
  served as a patrol officer before transferring to the Special
  Victims Unit as a child abuse investigator in 2016; and
         WHEREAS, Over the course of her career, she handled the
  unique challenges of law enforcement duty with courage,
  professionalism, and a deep commitment to public service; and
         WHEREAS, She and her beloved husband, Adam, were blessed
  with a daughter, who was a source of much pride and joy for her; and
         WHEREAS, A woman of strength, compassion, and integrity,
  she gave unselfishly to others, and her enthusiasm for living
  each day to the fullest will not be forgotten by those who were
  privileged to share in her life; and
         WHEREAS, She was a devoted wife and mother, and she leaves
  behind memories that will be treasured forever by her family and
  many friends; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas, 85th
  Legislature, 1st Called Session, hereby extend sincere condolences
  to the bereaved family of Elise Ybarra; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for
  her family as an expression of deepest sympathy from the Texas
  Senate and that when the Senate adjourns this day, it do so in
  memory of Elise Ybarra.
        President of the Senate
        I hereby certify that the
    above Resolution was adopted by
    the Senate on August 10, 2017, by
    a rising vote.
        Secretary of the Senate
         Member, Texas Senate