HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 92-4760, by Representatives Fraser, Miller, Belcher, Silver, Hargrove, Carlson, Basich, Vance, Heavey, Locke, Prentice, Nelson, Mitchell, Valle, Padden, R. Johnson, Nealey, Rayburn, Hochstatter, Bray, Casada, Pruitt, Bowman, J. Kohl, Tate, Spanel, Lisk, Braddock, Wynne, H. Sommers, Betrozoff, Anderson, Riley, Forner, Inslee, Ludwig, Leonard, Orr, Horn, Rasmussen, O'Brien, Wang, Van Luven, Cantwell, Dorn, Brekke, Brumsickle, Hine, Winsley, Peery, Paris, Franklin, Beck, Wood, Kremen, Dellwo, May, Brough, Rust, Edmondson and P. Johnson



   WHEREAS, March 12, 1992, is the eightieth anniversary of the establishment of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America; and

   WHEREAS, On March 16, 1950, the Girl Scouts became the first youth organization for girls and young women to be granted a federal charter; and

   WHEREAS, Through annual reports required by its charter to be submitted to the Congress of the United States, the Girl Scouts regularly inform the nation of their progress; and

   WHEREAS, The program and activities of the Girl Scouts instill in the girls and young women of the nation principles that are moral and ethical, and habits, practices, and attitudes that are conducive to good character, citizenship, health, and services; and

   WHEREAS, By fostering in girls and young women the qualities upon which the strength of the nation depends, the Girl Scouts of America has significantly contributed to the advancement of the nation;

   NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, That March 12, 1992, is designated as "Girl Scouts of America Eightieth Anniversary Day" and the citizens of the state are called upon to honor the Girl Scouts of America; and   

   BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, That copies of this resolution be immediately transmitted by the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives to the Inland Empire Girl Scout Council, the Mid-Columbia Girl Scout Council, the Pacific Peaks Girl Scout Council, and the national office of the Girl Scouts of the United States of America in Washington D.C.




         I hereby certify this to be a true and correct copy of

        Resolution 4760 adopted by the House of Representatives

                            March 10, 1992.





                       Alan Thompson, Chief Clerk