Joint Hearing on Statewide Radio System

JOINT HEARING

Senate Law and Justice Committee AND
Senate Communications and Technology Committee AND
Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee

Monday, March 26 at 10:30 a.m. in East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B

Statewide Radio System

 

Call to Order & Pledge of Allegiance by Chairman Vulakovich

Welcome & Introductions

Senate Communications & Technology Committee
Senator Ryan Aument, Chair
Senator Art Haywood, Democrat Chair
Senate Law & Justice Committee
Senator Charles McIlhinney, Jr., Chair
Senator James Brewster, Democrat Chair
Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee
Senator Randy Vulakovich, Chair
Senator Jay Costa, Democrat Chair

Hearing on the Statewide Radio System

 10:35 a.m.

Major Diane Stackhouse, Director,
Bureau of Communications & Information Services
PA State Police

Robert Barnham, Director
Statewide Radio Network Division
PA State Police

11:15 a.m.

Albert “Chip” Abramovic, Commissioner
Venango County

John Grappy, Director of Public Safety
Erie County Department of Public Safety
Erie County

Michael McGrady, Consultant
Erie County

11:50 a.m.

Todd Lake, Public Safety Director
Warren County

Joint Hearing on FirstNet

Joint Hearing

Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee

Senate Communications & Technology Committee

House Veterans Affairs Emergency Preparedness Committees

Joint Hearing on FirstNet
October 19, 2017
9:00 a.m.
Hearing Room 1, North Office Building

 

Call to Order & Pledge of Allegiance by Chairman Vulakovich

Welcome & Introductions

  • Senator Randy Vulakovich, Chairman
    Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee
  • Senator Jay Costa, Democrat Chairman
    Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee
  • Senator Ryan Aument, Chairman
    Senate Communications & Technology Committee
  • Senator Art Haywood, Democrat Chairman
    Senate Communications & Technology Committee
  • Representative Steve Barrar, Chairman
    House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee
  • Representative Chris Sainato, Democrat Chairman
    House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee
  • Member Introductions

Hearing

9:15 a.m. Administration

10:15 a.m. “Opt In” Panel

11:15 a.m. “Opt Out” Panel

12:15 p.m. Technology “Neutral” Panel

  • Jeffrey Blank, Chief Technology Officer
    CONXX – Attachment 1
  • Brian Hendricks, Head of Policy & Government Relations
    Nokia
  • Don Brittingham, Vice President of Public Safety Policy
    Frank Buzydlowski, Director of Government Relations
    Verizon

Adjournment

Joint Hearing on the Statewide Radio System

JOINT HEARING

Senate Communications & Technology Committee

Senate Law & Justice Committee

Senate Veterans Affairs Emergency Preparedness Committee

Joint Hearing on the Statewide Radio System

June 7, 2017 at 9 am

Hearing Room 1, North Office Building

 

Call to Order & Pledge of Allegiance by Chairman Vulakovich

Welcome & Introductions 

Senator Randy Vulakovich, Chair
Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee

Senator Jay Costa, Democrat Chair
Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee

Senator Ryan Aument, Chair
Senate Communications & Technology Committee

Senator Art Haywood, Democrat Chair
Senate Communications & Technology Committee

Senator Charles McIlhinney, Jr., Chair
Senate Law & Justice Committee

Senator James Brewster, Democrat Chair
Senate Law & Justice Committee

Hearing on the Statewide Radio System 

9:10 a.m.

Major Diane Stackhouse, Bureau of Communications & Information Services
PA State Police

10:00 a.m.

Ben Kafferlin, Commissioner
Warren County

Todd Lake
Public Safety Director

Testimony

Adjournment