News Releases

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Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) outlined her plans to reform the state’s outdated rules pertaining to lobbyists by requiring a longer “cooling off” period for former state legislators, officials and employees who become lobbyists, as well as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]

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

11

2021

May 11, 2021

 

On the day the Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation said that the Mt. Rose Interchange project would be completed, Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) unveiled legislation that would provide much-needed oversight to ensure similar instances like the one York Countians have been plagued with since 2015 never happens again.   [Read More]