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HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION

    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION to honor Guidant Corporation for their recognition in Fortune Magazine's list of 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2005.



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Introduced

First Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2005)


HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No. _____




    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION to honor Guidant Corporation for their recognition in Fortune Magazine's list of 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2005.

     Whereas, Fortune Magazine's top 100 Best Companies to Work For rankings are based on demographic makeup of the workplace, pay and benefits for employees, and job growth and revenues for the companies;

    Whereas, Guidant Corporation has made the list for the fifth time and this year is ranked as number 52;

    Whereas, Guidant Corporation employs more than 8,000 persons in the United States and is recognized for its active encouragement of employees seeking advancement into management positions;

    Whereas, Guidant Corporation from the time of its initial public offering ten years ago has supported the people of the State of Indiana by dedicating itself to community and human service, culture, education, and healthcare through grant contributions to local organizations; and



    Whereas, Guidant Corporation has provided lifesaving therapies that are used every twenty seconds of every day, and has treated more than twelve million patients around the world, and continues to sponsor clinical research that significantly influences the practice of cardiovascular medicine: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives

of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana,

the Senate concurring:


    SECTION 1. The members of the Indiana General Assembly do honor Guidant Corporation for their recognition in Fortune Magazine's list of 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2005.
    SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the House of Representatives shall transmit a copy of this resolution to the Corporate Headquarters of Guidant Corporation.