Rail & Public Transportation, Dept. of; carry out state safety & security oversight responsibility. (HB1880)

Introduced By

Del. Paula Miller (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Rail and Public Transportation (VDRPT). Makes VDRPT responsible for ensuring the safety of rail fixed guideway transit systems within the Commonwealth and carrying out state safety and security oversight responsibilities for rail fixed guideway transit systems as required by the Federal Transit Administration and federal law. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093537828
01/12/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/20/2009Reported from Transportation (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2009Read first time
01/22/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/23/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1880)
01/26/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/26/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/12/2009Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Read third time
02/16/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1880ER)
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1880ER)
02/26/2009Governor's recommendation received by House
02/26/2009Placed on Calendar
02/27/2009House concurred in Governor's recommendation (96-Y 1-N)
02/27/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Passed by temporarily
02/28/2009Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009G Governor's recommendation adopted
02/28/2009Reenrolled bill text (HB1880ER2)
02/28/2009Signed by President as reenrolled
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
02/28/2009Enacted, Chapter 146 (effective 7/1/09)
02/28/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0146)
03/03/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0145)
03/03/2009Enacted, Chapter 146 (effective 7/1/09)
03/03/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0146)
03/03/2009Reenrolled bill text (HB1880ER2)
03/04/2009Signed by President as reenrolled
03/05/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1880ER2)
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
03/06/2009Enacted, Chapter 146 (effective 7/1/09)
03/06/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0146)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 55 seconds.