Introduced Version





HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION



        A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing the Ball State University students who performed a study to evaluate the creation of a State House Visitors Center and Museum.



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Introduced

Second Regular Session of the 114th General Assembly (2006)


HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION



        A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION recognizing the Ball State University students who performed a study to evaluate the creation of a State House Visitors Center and Museum.

    Whereas, The Indiana General Assembly established the State House Museum Committee in 2005 to evaluate the creation of a museum, visitors center, and gift shop within the State House;

    Whereas, The State House Museum Committee, under the direction of Representative James Buck, secured the services of Ball State University's fifth-year design studio to execute the study;

    Whereas, The Ball State University architecture students, under the direction of Professor Sonne Palmer, completed the study with great skill and innovation and also finished the task in an exceptionally short time;

    Whereas, Their two proposed designs have provided an excellent platform for future discussions and planning of improvements to the Indiana State House; and

    Whereas, The Indiana General Assembly desires to thank the following Ball State University students and faculty members for their exemplary service to the state of Indiana: Jason Lee Brennaman, Melisa Rae Green, Nathan Yoder Herber, Jacob Edward Lloyd, David Allen Mallory, Nicholas John Martz, Jevon Clinton Ritchey, Shannon Renee Staicer, Thomas Lyle Werres, Michael James Winn, Alvin Earl Sonne

Palmer, Robert D. Githens, Jeffrey Donald Culp, and Robert J. Koester: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives

of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana,

the Senate concurring:


    SECTION 1. That the Indiana General Assembly expresses its gratitude to these Ball State University students, who worked so diligently to evaluate the creation of a museum, visitors center, and gift shop within the State House.
    SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the House of Representatives transmit copies of this resolution to each member who participated in the survey and Ball State University President Jo Ann M. Gora.