(By Mr. Speaker, Mr. Kiss, and Delegates Yeager, Amores, Anderson, Armstead, Ashley, Azinger, Beach, Beane, Blair, Boggs, Border, Brown, Browning, Butcher, Calvert, Campbell, Cann, Canterbury, Caputo, Carmichael, Caruth, Coleman, Craig, Crosier, DeLong, Doyle, Duke, Ellem, Ennis, Evans, Faircloth, Ferrell, Fleischauer, Foster, Fragale, Frederick, Frich, Hall, Hamilton, Hartman, Hatfield, Houston, Howard, Hrutkay, Iaquinta, Kominar, Kuhn, Leach, Leggett, Long, Louisos, Mahan, Manchin, Manuel, Martin, Mezzatesta, Michael, Morgan, Overington, Palumbo, Paxton, Perdue, Perry, Pethtel, Pino, Poling, Proudfoot, Renner, Romine, Schadler, Schoen, Shaver, Shelton, Smirl, Sobonya, Spencer, Stalnaker, Staton, Stemple, Sumner, Susman, Swartzmiller, Tabb, Talbott, R. Thompson, R. M. Thompson, Trump, Tucker, Varner, Wakim, Walters, Warner, Webb, Webster, G. White, H. White, Williams, Wright and Yost)

[Introduced February 17, 2003; referred to the

Committee on Rules.]

Expressing the best wishes along with a desire for a speedy recovery to the Honorable Cecil Underwood, the past Governor of this State.

Whereas, The Honorable Cecil Underwood, who twice served with distinction and honor as Governor of this State, was recently hospitalized after receiving heart surgery; and
Whereas, The Honorable Cecil Underwood, who has the unique distinction of being the youngest man as well as most senior person to serve as Governor of this State, has served this State's interests well, not only as Governor, but also as a civic-minded individual, public official and statesman for many years; and
Whereas, The Legislature, in appreciation for ex-Governor Underwood's continued and invaluable service to this State, and his wise and able stewardship as Governor, wish to express the sincere and genuine expression of best wishes and speedy recovery during his current recovery and convalescence; therefore, be it
Resolved by the Legislature of West Virginia:
That best wishes and a desire for a speedy recovery are hereby expressed by the members to the Honorable Cecil Underwood, a civic-minded man, honorable public official, gentleman and statesman; and, be it
Further Resolved, That the Clerk is hereby directed to forward a copy of this Resolution to the Honorable Cecil Underwood.