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WHEREAS, Nevada's specially trained Amateur Radio Operators provide tireless service, and offer equipment and expert experience without expectation of reward or recognition, solely in the interest of the citizens of Nevada and the United States; and

WHEREASNevada's approximately 7,200 licensed Amateur Radio Operators (also known as "Hams") provide countless hours of statewide and national voluntary communications services in times of emergency and disaster relief, and during public events; and 

WHEREAS, Nevada Hams will host their 2016 State Convention, “NVCON", and will showcase their creative, technological and emergency operational capabilities in public view all across Nevada during the annual American Radio Relay League June Field Day; and

WHEREAS, Amateur Radio programs promote and encourage young people to pursue educational and career opportunities in technical, scientific and engineering fields, and continuously supports the education of licensed Hams operating in the State of Nevada; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada extends appreciation for the licensed Amateur Radio Operators and the special role they play in prompting education and the safety and security of the Silver State;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  June, 2016

 Amateur Radio Month in Nevada

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval & Barbara Cegaske