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. Amends § 15.2-7000, § 15.2-7013, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


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