Charlottesville-Albemarle Regional Transit Authority; established. (HB2158)

Introduced By

Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charlottesville-Albemarle Regional Transit Authority. Establishes a local transit authority in the Charlottesville-Albemarle area. The Authority shall prepare a regional transit plan for all or portions of those areas located within the City of Charlottesville and all or such portions of the Counties of Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, and Nelson as their governing bodies desire to have covered, to include, but not necessarily be limited to, transit improvements of regional significance. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 094326752
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/23/2009Assigned CC & T sub: 1
01/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2158)
01/28/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
01/30/2009Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Read first time
02/03/2009Read second time
02/03/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/03/2009Passed by for the day
02/04/2009Read second time
02/04/2009Amendment by Delegate Toscano agreed to
02/04/2009Engrossed by House as amended HB2158E
02/04/2009Printed as engrossed 094326752-E
02/05/2009Read third time and passed House (95-Y 4-N)
02/05/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (95-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2009Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/12/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2158E)
02/17/2009Reported from Local Government (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed Senate (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2158ER)
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
02/28/2009Signed by President
03/03/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2158ER)
03/30/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 645 (effective 7/1/09)
03/30/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0645)


This bill mentions Fluvanna, Albemarle, Charlottesville, Charlottesville Albemarle Airport, Hollymead.


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 25 seconds.