Transit What's New Archive 2004

This page last reviewed December 21, 2010


11/23/04:

The reporting forms for 2005 are now available for public transit agencies. These forms are for use by transit agencies currently subject to the Fleet Rule for Transit Agencies and are for reporting on urban buses to ARB. Your reports are due to ARB no later than January 31, 2005.

10/8/04:

The October 7-8, 2004, workshop presentation is now available. (PDF - 734K)

09/24/04:

Draft proposed regulations for the October 2004 workshops are now available. (PDF - 118K)

09/10/04:

Public workshops regarding proposed modifications to the fleet rule for transit agencies to add requirements for non-urban buses have been scheduled for October 7 in El Monte and October 8 in Sacramento. The Sacramento workshop will also be webcasted. Draft regulations will be available prior to the workshops and will be posted on this website. To view the workshop notice. (PDF - 79K)

07/02/04:

On June 24, 2004, the Air Resources Board adopted modifications to the Fleet Rule for Transit Agencies and associated regulations to allow for the purchase of diesel hybrid electric buses by diesel path transit agencies and allow for a delay in the implementation deadlines for the zero-emission bus demonstration project. Please view the Transit Bus Fleet Rule Board Hearing Presentation and view the formal regulatory documents.

05/14/04:

For the May 17 and 18 Workshops: The draft regulation (PDF - 124K) and presentation for the proposed modifications to the fleet rule for transit agencies to add requirements for non-urban is now available.

05/11/04:

Notice of Public Hearing to Consider Proposed Modifications to the Exhaust Emission Standards and Test Procedures - 1985 and Subsequent Model Year Heavy-Duty Urban Bus Engines and Vehicles, the Fleet Rule for Transit Agencies, and Zero-Emission Bus Requirements to be heard at a meeting of the Air Resources Board on June 24, 2004.

04/15/04:

Public workshops regarding proposed modifications to the fleet rule for transit agencies to add requirements for non-urban buses have been scheduled for May 17 in Sacramento and May 18 in El Monte. Please note that this is a different rulemaking item than was discussed at the recent workshops in March. Draft regulations will be available prior to the workshops and will be posted on this website. To view the workshop notice, please

03/30/04:

Public workshops for the proposed modifications to the exhaust emission standards for heavy-duty urban bus engines and vehicles and the fleet rule for transit agencies are scheduled for March 29 in Sacramento and March 30 in El Monte. More details regarding the regulation proposals will be available at the workshops. Please view the presentation.

02/25/04:

Public workshops for the proposed modifications to the exhaust emission standards for heavy-duty urban bus engines and vehicles and the fleet rule for transit agencies have been scheduled for March 29 in Sacramento and March 30 in El Monte.

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