Sep

28

2021

September 28, 2021

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee will hold its second public hearing on a proposal that would strengthen and streamline state information technology (IT) services. [Read More]

Sep

21

2021

September 21, 2021

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee will hold a public hearing to gain feedback on a proposal sponsored by the committee’s chair, Sen. Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York), that would strengthen and streamline state information technology (IT) services. [Read More]

Jul

19

2021

July 19, 2021

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee and Senate Health and Human Services Committee will hold a joint public hearing to review the recently announced $34 million contract issued by the Department of Health to Public Consulting Group, the latest third-party vendor tasked to perform contact tracing of COVID-19 positive patients over the next year. [Read More]

May

24

2021

May 24, 2021

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee, chaired by Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York), unanimously approved a proposal that will strengthen the state’s Breach of Personal Information Act following a massive data breach with the state’s contact tracing program. [Read More]

May

20

2021

May 20, 2021

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee, chaired by Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York), was notified today that the Department of Health would terminate its contract with the third-party vendor tasked with contact tracing Pennsylvanians effective June 19, 2021. [Read More]

May

11

2021

May 11, 2021

he Senate Communications and Technology Committee convened a public hearing Tuesday morning to seek answers about a massive data breach of personal health data impacting over 72,000 Pennsylvanians. [Read More]

May

06

2021

May 06, 2021

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee will hold its second public hearing to review the deployment of 5G wireless technology in Pennsylvania. [Read More]

Apr

27

2021

April 27, 2021

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee will hold a public hearing to review the deployment of 5G wireless technology in Pennsylvania. [Read More]

Apr

20

2021

April 20, 2021

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee approved two bills today addressing regulatory burdens and funding for improving access to high-speed internet in unserved and underserved areas, according to the committee’s chair, Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York). [Read More]

Oct

20

2020

October 20, 2020

The Senate Communications and Technology Committee, chaired by Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York), held a bipartisan discussion today with key stakeholders from across the state, representing various levels of government and entities dedicated to deploying and utilizing broadband in Pennsylvania. [Read More]