Oct

17

2017

October 17, 2017

The Senate VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS Committee, the Senate COMMUNICATIONS & TECHNOLOGY Committee, and the House VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS Committee will hold a joint public hearing on Thursday, October 19, to consider issues regarding the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), according to Senator Randy Vulakovich, Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness committee. [Read More]

Jan

29

2015

January 29, 2015

Senator Ryan P. Aument (R-36) was appointed this week to serve as Chairman of the Senate Communications and Technology Committee for the 2015-16 legislative session. [Read More]

Apr

02

2014

April 02, 2014

As his final act as Chairman of the Senate Communications and Technology Committee, Senator Randy Vulakovich (R-Allegheny/Butler) had the pleasure of voting with the panel to approve legislation he introduced that would require wireless providers to “ping” the cell phone of a missing person at the request of law enforcement officials when there is sufficient information to believe there is a risk or threat of death or serious physical harm. [Read More]

Oct

02

2013

October 02, 2013

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee today approved two bills intended to improve the Commonwealth’s ability to respond to suspected child abuse cases, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich. [Read More]

Sep

23

2013

September 23, 2013

Senator Randy Vulakovich announced that the Senate Communications and Technology Committee, which he chairs, will meet in joint session with the Senate Law and Justice Committee, the Senate Transportation Committee and the Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee to hold a joint public hearing to receive an update on the statewide radio system. [Read More]

Feb

11

2013

February 11, 2013

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee will hold a hearing on Wednesday, February 13, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. in Room 8EA of the Capitol East Wing to hear experts detail projected advances in variety of technological fields, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich. [Read More]

Feb

06

2013

February 06, 2013

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee today approved a measure which provides specific time frames for state agencies, counties, school districts and municipalities to notify law enforcement and the public of breaches, according to Senator Randy Vulakovich (R-40), Chairman of the Committee. [Read More]

Dec

19

2012

December 19, 2012

State Senator Randy Vulakovich (R-40) was appointed by Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati to serve as Chairman of the Senate Communications and Technology Committee for the 2013-14 Legislative Session. [Read More]