84R5726 RA-D
  By: Bohac H.R. No. 2119
         WHEREAS, The Eagle Scout insignia is bestowed on those
  members of the Boy Scouts of America who advance through the program
  to its highest rank, and Jason Ian Thomas of Bellaire may now count
  himself a member of that select group; and
         WHEREAS, The son of Vic and Carol Thomas and a junior at the
  DeBakey High School for Health Professions, this fine young Texan
  has mastered a number of important skills in his quest to become an
  Eagle Scout; he has earned 22 merit badges requiring expertise in
  such diverse areas as first aid, personal fitness, environmental
  science, and carpentry; he has gained further experience in
  leadership and teamwork while undertaking his Eagle Scout project,
  which involved designing and planting a community garden at Christ
  the King Presbyterian Church in Houston; and
         WHEREAS, A valued member of Boy Scout Troop No. 13 in
  Houston, Mr. Thomas has served his peers as a troop librarian,
  chaplain, and guide, and in so doing, he has exemplified the many
  positive traits for which Boy Scouts are renowned; and
         WHEREAS, In fulfilling the rigorous requirements for
  attaining the Eagle Scout insignia, Jason Thomas has demonstrated
  an unwavering commitment to the Boy Scouts organization and its
  ideals, and the knowledge and confidence he has acquired along the
  way will indeed serve him well in the years to come; now, therefore,
  be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 84th Texas
  Legislature hereby congratulate Eagle Scout Jason Ian Thomas on
  achieving this prestigious rank and extend to him sincere best
  wishes for continued success and happiness; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Eagle Scout Thomas as an expression of high regard by
  the Texas House of Representatives.