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Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 45 (Bill 48)

  • July 13, 2019

Specified provisions and regulations are in force effective in part July 8, 2019 and in part October 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 158/2019).

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Liquor Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 19 and Liquor Distribution Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 268

  • July 13, 2019

Regulations are amended (July 8, 2019, B.C. Regs. 155/2019 and 156/2019).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 17 (Bill 22)

  • July 11, 2019

Provisions and regulations are in force in part retroactively from January 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 150/2019), in part July 8, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 150/2019) and in part July 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 151/2019).

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Environmental Management Act, S.B .C. 2003, c. 53

  • July 09, 2019

Specified regulations are created, amended or repealed September 15, 2019 (B.C.Regs. 152/2019, 153/2019 and 154/2019).

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Passenger Transportation Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018 (Bill 55)

  • July 08, 2019

Specified provisions and regulations are effective September 3, 2019 in part and September 16, 2019 in part (B.C. Regs. 159/2019, 160/2019, 161/2019, 162/2019, 163/2019, 164/2019, 165/2019 and 1669/2019).

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Public Sector Employers Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 384

  • June 27, 2019

The Health Care Employers Regulation (B.C. Reg. 427/94) is amended (effective June 24, 2019, B.C. Reg. 140/2019) and the Social Services Employers Regulation (B.C. Reg. 84/2003) is amended (effective June 24, 2019, B.C. Reg. 141/2019).

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Representative for Children and Youth Act, S.B.C. 2006, c. 29

  • June 25, 2019

The Representative for Children and Youth Regulation (B.C. Reg. 103/2007) is amended (effective July 3, 2019, B.C. Reg. 142/2019).

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Employment Standards Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 113

  • June 25, 2019

Specified regulations are repealed and created (effective June 24, 2019, B.C. Reg. 137/2019).

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Family Maintenance Enforcement Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 127

  • June 25, 2019

The Family Maintenance Enforcement Act Regulation (B.C. Reg. 346/88) is amended (effective June 17, 2019, B.C. Reg. 129/2019).

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Employment And Assistance Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 40 and the Employment And Assistance For Persons With Disabilities Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 41

  • June 25, 2019

Specified regulations are amended all effective July 1, 2019 (B.C. Regs. 122/2019 and 123/2019).

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