News Releases

Jun

15

2021

June 15, 2021

The House Consumer Affairs Committee advanced legislation sponsored by Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) that would address major challenges with expanding access to high-speed internet in unserved and underserved areas in the Commonwealth. Listen   [Read More]

Jun

15

2021

June 15, 2021

 

The Senate Judiciary Committee approved legislation that addresses ransomware attacks against state government, county governments, municipalities, as well as school districts, and state-owned and state-related universities, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York). Listen   [Read More]

Jun

15

2021

June 15, 2021

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) supported a proposed constitutional amendment that would ask the voters to weigh in on a voter identification requirement in order to vote during a Senate State Government Committee meeting on Tuesday. Listen   [Read More]

Jun

14

2021

June 14, 2021

 

The House Health Committee approved legislation sponsored by Senators Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-28) and Judy Ward (R-30) that would ban the state – as well as any county, local municipality, school district and publicly-funded university – from requiring a proof of vaccination.   [Read More]

Jun

10

2021

June 10, 2021

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) released the following statement regarding her vote in support of House Resolution 106, which would terminate Governor Wolf’s emergency declaration, as well as her support of three other measures to continue various regulations suspended throughout the last year: AUDIO   [Read More]

Jun

09

2021

June 09, 2021

 

The Senate of Pennsylvania approved legislation today that would prohibit the state, as well as counties, municipalities, school districts and colleges that are subsidized by state taxpayers from requiring proof of vaccination, according to the bill’s sponsors, Senators Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-28) and Judy Ward (R-30). AUDIO (Phillips-Hill)   [Read More]

Jun

08

2021

June 08, 2021

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) unveiled legislation today that would require the Pennsylvania Department of State to publicly post to an online tracker the steps they take to comply with proposed constitutional amendments.   [Read More]

Jun

03

2021

June 03, 2021

 

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) outlined her plans to reform the state’s outdated rules pertaining to lobbyists by requiring a longer “cooling off” period for former state legislators, officials and employees who become lobbyists, as well as banning any lobbyist from holding an appointed position in state government.   [Read More]

May

26

2021

May 26, 2021

 

The Senate of Pennsylvania approved legislation authored by Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) that would require state agencies to publicly post all permits issued, as well as create a mechanism to monitor the progress of permit applications working through the bureaucracy.   [Read More]

May

25

2021

May 25, 2021

 

The Senate approved two reform measures aimed at cutting regulations and improving the state’s partnership to better deploy high-speed internet throughout the Commonwealth, according to Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York), who sponsored the legislation.   [Read More]

May

25

2021

May 25, 2021

Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) secured a $280,000 grant through the Commonwealth Financing Authority to assist in blight remediation in the City of York.   [Read More]

May

24

2021

May 24, 2021

 

The Senate Health and Human Services Committee advanced a measure that would ban the state, as well as local governmental entities and school districts from requiring vaccine passports, according to the committee’s chair, Senator Michele Brooks (R-50).     [Read More]