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SenateBill Number: 1241Primary Sponsor: RichterType of Legislation: CRSubject: Parker, Miss Frances LouiseDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19940309Computer Document Number: 1241Introduced Date: 19940308Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: 19940309Last History Type: Received from HouseScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Richter Bryan Cork Courson Courtney Drummond Elliott Ford Giese Glover Gregory Hayes Holland Jackson Land Lander Leatherman Leventis Macaulay Martin Matthews McConnell McGill Mescher Mitchell Moore O'Dell Passailaigue Patterson Peeler Rankin Reese Rose Russell Ryberg Saleeby Setzler Short Greg Smith J. Verne Smith Stilwell Thomas Waldrep Washington Williams WilsonType of Legislation: Concurrent Resolution
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- ------------ 1241 Senate 19940309 Received from House 1241 House 19940309 Introduced, adopted, returned with concurrence 1241 Senate 19940308 Introduced, adopted, sent to HouseView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO CONGRATULATE MISS FRANCES LOUISE PARKER OF CHARLESTON UPON BEING CHOSEN MISS USA 1994 AND TO EXTEND AN INVITATION TO MISS PARKER TO ADDRESS A JOINT SESSION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY AT 12:15 P.M. ON TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 1994.
Whereas, Miss Frances Louise Parker was born in Anderson but spent her formative years on her family's working farm in the community of Estill in Hampton County; and
Whereas, Miss Parker, now of Charleston, competed in the Miss USA pageant in South Padre Island, Texas, against women from forty-nine other states and the District of Columbia; and
Whereas, Miss Parker was selected by a panel of judges on Friday, February 11, 1994, as Miss USA 1994; and
Whereas, as Miss USA, Miss Parker will represent the United States in the Miss Universe Pageant on May 20, 1994, in Manila, Philippines; and
Whereas, Miss Parker earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English from the College of Charleston and a Masters of Arts Degree in Teaching English from the Citadel; and
Whereas, Miss Parker has demonstrated her commitment to improving the opportunities for the youth of South Carolina by entering the profession of teaching at North Charleston High School where she teaches ninth grade English Literature; and
Whereas, this commitment inspired her to form and work as executive director of H.A.T.S (Helping All Teens Survive) International, an organization which helps teens in crisis by promoting a positive attitude and self-esteem through counseling and outreach programs; and
Whereas, the members of the General Assembly would like to hear her speak on the issues important to her and the State and would like to invite her to speak to a joint session of the General Assembly. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the Senate, the House of Representatives concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly congratulate Miss Frances Louise Parker of Charleston on the occasion of being chosen Miss USA 1994 and invite her to address a joint session of the General Assembly at 12:15 P.M. on Tuesday, March 15, 1994.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to Miss USA 1994, Frances Louise Parker.