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S.R. No. 114, as introduced: 90th Legislative Session (2017-2018) Posted on May 17, 2017

1.1A Senate resolution
1.2honoring Eagan High School graduate Tranquil E. Bent for entering the Air
1.3Force Reserve.
1.4WHEREAS, young people who elect to protect our nation's precious freedoms by volunteering
1.5to serve in the armed forces of the United States perform a crucial service in the defense of our
1.6country; and
1.7WHEREAS, in 1973, the United States military eliminated the draft, creating today's
1.8all-volunteer force; and
1.9WHEREAS, upon graduation, Tranquil E. Bent will be entering the Air Force Reserve and
1.10several of her fellow Eagan High School students will also be entering the armed services, a
1.11tremendous honor deserving of special legislative recognition; they will be honored on Thursday,
1.12May 25, 2017, with a program at Eagan High School; and
1.13NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Senate of the State of Minnesota that it
1.14congratulates Tranquil E. Bent and her fellow Eagan High School students entering the United
1.15States armed forces upon graduation for their decision to serve and protect our country, and extends
1.16best wishes to them for the future.
1.17BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Secretary of the Senate is directed to prepare an
1.18enrolled copy of this resolution, to be authenticated by the Secretary's signature and that of the
1.19Chair of the Senate Rules and Administration Committee, and transmit it to Tranquil E. Bent.
Cal R. LudemanSecretary of the Senate Paul E. GazelkaChair, Senate Committee onRules and Administration
Jim CarlsonState Senator, District 51

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