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Interpretation Amendment Act, 2019(BILL 40)

  • October 31, 2019

The Interpretation Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 40) has passed First Reading.

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Modernizing the Emergency Program Act

  • October 29, 2019

The Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General has initiated a consultation to modernize the Emergency Program Act.

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, C. 25 and Insurance (Vehicle) Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 20)

  • April 07, 2019

Various regulations are amended (effective in part March 29, 2019 in part March 30, 2019 and in part April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 60/2019)

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Ministry of Labour

  • March 01, 2019

The Ministry of Labour is seeking submissions on its Consultation Paper on the Employment Standards Act.

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Protection Of Public Participation Act (Bill 2)

  • February 23, 2019

The Protection Of Public Participation Act (Bill 2) has passed First and Second Reading and is scheduled for Committee Stage.

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Insurance (Vehicle) Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 231, Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318, Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 18 (Bill 17) and the Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 338

  • December 06, 2018

Specified regulations are effective on various dates.

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Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 50)

  • November 03, 2018

The Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 50) has passed First Reading.

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Community Charter, S.B.C. 2003, c. 26

  • October 29, 2018

The Community Airport Exemption Regulation (B.C. Reg. 369/2003) is amended (effective October 29, 2018, B.C. Reg. 228/2018).

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Legal Profession Amendment Act, 2012, S.B.C. 2012, c. 16 (Bill 40)

  • December 18, 2017

Specified provisions are in force April 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 230/2017).

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BC Government

  • August 19, 2016

BC government has released its BC Climate Leadership Plan.

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