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Sponsors: Senator Verdin
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Introduced in the Senate on January 30, 2018
Introduced in the House on January 31, 2018
Adopted by the General Assembly on January 31, 2018
Summary: FFA Week
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1/30/2018 Senate Introduced, adopted, sent to House (Senate Journal-page 4) 1/31/2018 House Introduced, adopted, returned with concurrence (House Journal-page 70)
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
TO RECOGNIZE AND COMMEND SOUTH CAROLINA'S FFA MEMBERS AND ALL WHO SUPPORT, PROMOTE, AND ENCOURAGE THESE OUTSTANDING STUDENTS OF AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION AND TO JOIN THEM IN OBSERVANCE OF NATIONAL FFA WEEK, FEBRUARY 18-24, 2018.
Whereas, formerly known as the Future Farmers of America, the FFA is a national organization of over five hundred and fifty thousand students of agricultural education in secondary schools, technical colleges, and universities with chapters in all fifty states, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands; and
Whereas, upon graduating from high school, FFA members are prepared for one of the more than three hundred career opportunities available in the science, business, or technology of agriculture; and
Whereas, South Carolina's FFA members are recognized nationally for their quality agricultural training, leadership abilities, academic achievements, and community service; and
Whereas, South Carolina's agricultural educators are known and respected throughout the nation for their exemplary leadership in planning and implementing superb programs on behalf of FFA members; and
Whereas, the FFA organization is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of its members by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the Senate, the House of Representatives concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly, by this resolution, recognize and commend South Carolina's FFA members and all who support, promote, and encourage these outstanding students of agricultural education and join them in observance of National FFA Week, February 18-24, 2018.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to the appropriate FFA officials in South Carolina.
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