2016 House Commemoration 1012 - Introduced

State of South Dakota  

259X0684   HOUSE COMMEMORATION   NO.  1012  

Introduced by:    Representatives Craig, Anderson, Bartling, Beal, Bolin, Bordeaux, Brunner, Campbell, Conzet, Cronin, Deutsch, DiSanto, Dryden, Duvall, Feickert, Gibson, Gosch, Greenfield (Lana), Haggar (Don), Harrison, Haugaard, Hawks, Hawley, Heinemann (Leslie), Holmes, Hunhoff (Jean), Hunt, Jensen (Alex), Johns, Killer, Kirschman, Klumb, Langer, Latterell, Marty, May, McCleerey, Mickelson, Munsterman, Novstrup (Al), Otten (Herman), Partridge, Peterson (Kent), Qualm, Rasmussen, Ring, Romkema, Rounds, Rozum, Russell, Schaefer, Schoenbeck, Schoenfish, Schrempp, Sly, Soli, Solum, Stalzer, Steinhauer, Stevens, Verchio, Werner, Westra, Wiik, Willadsen, Wink, Wollmann, and Zikmund and Senators Jensen (Phil), Bradford, Brown, Buhl O'Donnell, Cammack, Curd, Fiegen, Frerichs, Greenfield (Brock), Haggar (Jenna), Haverly, Heinert, Holien, Hunhoff (Bernie), Monroe, Novstrup (David), Olson, Omdahl, Otten (Ernie), Peterson (Jim), Rampelberg, Rusch, Shorma, Soholt, Solano, Sutton, Tidemann, Tieszen, Van Gerpen, Vehle, and White

        A LEGISLATIVE COMMEMORATION, Recognizing and honoring the bravery of South Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper Zachary Bader.

    WHEREAS, Trooper Bader has been a Highway Patrol trooper for ten years and is currently stationed in Rapid City; and

    WHEREAS, while serving in the line of duty, Trooper Bader sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries on October 24, 2015; and

    WHEREAS, Trooper Bader was released from the hospital on November 6, 2015, and is currently recovering at home with his family; and

    WHEREAS, Trooper Bader is appreciative of the support given to him and his family and
has given some of the donations he has received to others in need; and

    WHEREAS, all of his family, friends, and colleagues anxiously await the day when Trooper Bader returns to duty:

    NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT COMMEMORATED, by the Ninety-First Legislature of the State of South Dakota, that the Legislature commends Highway Patrol Trooper Zachary Bader for his service and commitment to the people of South Dakota and his fellow officers.

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