Bill Text: TX SR70 | 2017 | 85th Legislature 1st Special Session | Enrolled

Bill Title: Commending Matthew Dillon Atkinson for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Passed) 2017-07-25 - Reported enrolled [SR70 Detail]

Download: Texas-2017-SR70-Enrolled.html
         WHEREAS, The Senate of the State of Texas is pleased to
  recognize Matthew Dillon Atkinson of Boy Scout Troop 1114 in
  Magnolia for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout; this fine young
  man joined the elite corps of Eagles recently and is being
  presented the coveted Eagle Badge at a Court of Honor; and
         WHEREAS, Few achieve this distinguished honor; only a
  small percentage of boys in the Boy Scout program attain the rank
  of Eagle Scout; and
         WHEREAS, Following the principles of the Scout oath and
  promise, Matthew advanced through the ranks of Tenderfoot,
  Second, First, Star, and Life classes before reaching Eagle
  Scout; and
         WHEREAS, This personable young man displayed leadership
  through planning, developing, and conducting a service project
  that benefited his community; he is truly a shining example to
  his fellow Scouts and the young people of Texas; and
         WHEREAS, By becoming an Eagle Scout, Matthew has brought
  great honor to himself, his family, his troop, his community, and
  his state; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the Senate of the State of Texas, 85th
  Legislature, 1st Called Session, hereby commend Matthew Dillon
  Atkinson on earning this prestigious honor and congratulate him
  on his outstanding achievement; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution be prepared for Eagle
  Scout Atkinson as an expression of esteem from the Texas Senate.
        President of the Senate
        I hereby certify that the
    above Resolution was adopted by
    the Senate on July 25, 2017.
        Secretary of the Senate
         Member, Texas Senate