Introduced Version





SENATE RESOLUTION No. ___




DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION


     A SENATE RESOLUTION to recognize Kevin Charles Murray for his service to the Indiana General Assembly.



GARTON, YOUNG R




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Introduced

First Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2005)


SENATE RESOLUTION


     MADAM PRESIDENT:

    I offer the following resolution and move its adoption:

    A SENATE RESOLUTION to recognize Kevin Charles Murray for his service to the Indiana General Assembly.

    Whereas, Kevin Charles Murray began his career with the Indiana General Assembly as a young, impressionable intern for the Senate Democrats during the 1975 session;

    Whereas, Kevin has held numerous positions in the Senate and the House of Representatives since that time, including: Senate Democratic Caucus Assistant, 1975-76; Senate Democratic Attorney Assistant, 1976-79; Senate Democratic Attorney, 1979-80; House Democratic Chief Attorney, 1980-86; Senate Democratic Chief Attorney, 1997-99; and Senate Parliamentarian, 1999-2004;

    Whereas, throughout the course of his service to the Indiana General Assembly, Kevin has repeatedly demonstrated his wisdom, compassion, understanding and sense of history;

    Whereas, although passionate in his political beliefs, Kevin has always argued respectfully and has been a champion of civility between adversaries;



    Whereas, Kevin has earned the respect and admiration of legislators on both sides of the aisle; and

    Whereas, Kevin has made significant contributions to the Indiana State Senate, the Indiana General Assembly, and to the citizens of Indiana: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the Senate of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:



    SECTION 1. That the Indiana State Senate expresses its thanks and appreciation to Kevin Charles Murray in recognition of his years of service to the legislative process.
    SECTION 2. The Secretary of the Senate is hereby directed to transmit a copy of this Resolution to Kevin Charles Murray and his wife, Lisa Hayes Murray.