Committee Members

Republicans


Kristin Phillips-Hill
, Chair
Scott Hutchinson, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
Ryan Aument

 
Lisa Baker
Joe Pittman
Pat Stefano

Democrats

Steve Santarsiero, Minority Chair
Jay Costa
Pam Iovino
Timothy Kearney

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

Senate Communications and Technology Committee | November 19, 2019 at 12:45 p.m. | Rules Committee Room   [Read More]

 

Senate Communications and Technology Committee | October 30, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A |     [Read More]

 

Senate Communications and Technology Committee | September 23, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A |     [Read More]

 

Senate Communications and Technology Committee | September 5, 2019 | Penn State Fayette, the Eberly Campus |     [Read More]

 

Senate Communications and Technology Committee | September 3, 2019 | Monroe County Safety Center   [Read More]

 

Senate Communications and Technology Committee | August 7, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. | Blue Spruce Lodge | Indiana, PA 15701     [Read More]

News

Oct

28

2019

October 28, 2019

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York), chair of the Senate Communications and Technology Committee, announced the committee will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, October 30 at 9 a.m. on consolidating the state’s information technology.   [Read More]

Sep

23

2019

September 23, 2019

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee wrapped up its series of public hearings regarding the lack of broadband in rural Pennsylvania today with testimony that reinforces the fact that most of the state suffers due to a lack of access to high-speed broadband.   [Read More]

Sep

20

2019

September 20, 2019

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee will hold its fourth and final public hearing on ways Pennsylvania can improve access to high-speed broadband internet next week at the state Capitol, according to committee chair Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York).   [Read More]

Sep

03

2019

September 03, 2019

Speaking in front of a packed room at the Monroe County Safety Center, Sally Kozak, Deputy Secretary with the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, testified that broadband access is critical for the delivery of high-quality healthcare.   [Read More]

Aug

27

2019

August 27, 2019

As part of an ongoing series of public hearings across the state, the Senate Communications and Technology Committee will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, September 3 to receive testimony on how limited access to high-speed internet is affecting local emergency responders and the medical community.   [Read More]

Aug

26

2019

August 26, 2019

Senator Pat Stefano (R-Fayette/Somerset/Westmoreland) is bringing the Senate Communications and Technology Committee to Penn State Fayette to explore the implications of high-speed internet on Pennsylvania’s two critical industries – agriculture and education.   [Read More]