Committee To Review Array of Technology Issues

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.

The hearing – entitled “Technology, Communications and eHealth” — will provide the Corbett Administration, telecommunications representatives and health care officials with an opportunity to speak about the current environment and projected technological advancements in their areas.

“New technology changes our lives each day and it is essential that the Commonwealth keep pace with those advances,” said Sen. Vulakovich. “This hearing will allow the Committee to hear what the state is doing now and the goals for the future. We will also look at the rapidly evolving telecommunications industry and at the ways that technology is shaping and changing health care in Pennsylvania.”

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