RESOLUTION NO. 253 Re: Truro's Jake MacKenzie on his international Jiu-Jitsu success

MS. LENORE ZANN: Mr. Speaker, I hereby give notice that on a future day I shall move the adoption of the following resolution:

Whereas Jake MacKenzie of Truro, Nova Scotia, won the American National Jiu-Jitsu Championships, Lightweight Adult Brown Belt at California State University, California, on September 13, 2009; and

Whereas Jake has competed in 14 international Jiu-Jitsu tournaments this season and earned medals in 10, including eight gold; and

Whereas Jake's athletic lifestyle and ambition for success makes him a role model in our community;

Therefore be it resolved that the Nova Scotia Legislature congratulate Truro's Jake MacKenzie on his international Jiu-Jitsu success and wish him all the very best in the future.

Mr. Speaker, I request waiver of notice.

 

MR. SPEAKER: There has been a request for waiver. Is it agreed? It is agreed. Would all those in favour of the motion please say Aye. Contrary minded, Nay. The motion is carried.