Insurance Corporation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 228 and Utilities Commission Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 473

  • August 27, 2019

Specified regulations are made (effective September 1, 2019, OIC 467/2019 and B.C. Reg. 190/2019).

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Community Care and Assisted Living Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 13 (Bill 16)

  • August 25, 2019

Act and specified regulations are in force December 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 189/2019).

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Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy

  • July 29, 2019

The BC Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy is seeking submissions on its Plastics Action Plan Policy Consultation Paper.

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Medical and related benefit statutes

  • July 28, 2019

Specified regulations are amended and effective on various dates (B.C. Regs. 180/2019 and 181/2019).

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Civil Forfeiture Act, S.B.C. 2005, c. 29

  • July 28, 2019

The Civil Forfeiture Regulation (B.C. Reg. 164/2006) is amended (effective July 19, 2019, B.C. Reg. 174/2019).

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Safety Standards Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 39

  • July 27, 2019

Various regulations are amended and effective various dates from 2019 and 2022 (B.C. Regs. 183/2019 and 184/2019).

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Environment and Land Use Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 117

  • July 19, 2019

The Contaminated Soil Landfill Deferral Order is created (effective July 17, 2019, Order in Council 434/2019).

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Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

  • July 18, 2019

The Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development is seeking submissions on its Interior Forest Sector Review.

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Land Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 37 (Bill 37)

  • July 18, 2019

Specified provisions of Bill 37 and regulations are amended (effective November 15, 2019, B.C. Reg. 171/2019).

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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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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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DIVORCE ACT CHANGES EXPLAINED

  • July 10, 2019

DIVORCE ACT CHANGES EXPLAINED

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Local Government Bylaw Notice Enforcement Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 60

  • July 09, 2019

The Bylaw Notice Enforcement Regulation (B.C. Reg. 175/2004), is amended (effective July 10, 2019, B.C. Reg. 157/2019).

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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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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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Health Sector Statutes Repeal Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 50 (Bill 47)

  • June 24, 2019

Sections 1 and 2 of the Health Sector Statutes Repeal Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 50 (Bill 47) and regulations are in force July 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 130/2019).

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Oil and Gas Activities Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 54 (Bill 56)

  • June 24, 2019

Sections 13, 16 and 18 of the Oil and Gas Activities Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 54 (Bill 56) and a regulation are in force January 1, 2020 (B.C. Reg. 134/2019).

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Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 18 (Bill 17)

  • June 15, 2019

Specified provisions of the Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 18 (Bill 17) and regulations are in force July 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 125/2019) and effective July 4, 2019, B.C. Reg. 133/2019). Other regulations are amended (effective July 4, 2019, B.C. Reg. 133/2019 and June 17, 2019, B.C. Reg. 132/2019).

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Criminal Code, R.S.C. 1985, c. C-46

  • June 11, 2019

The Ministerial Order M206/2019 is created (effective June 7, 2019).

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Residential Tenancy Amendment Act, 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 30 (Bill M206)

  • June 10, 2019

The Residential Tenancy Amendment Act, 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 30 (Bill M206) has been given Royal Assent.

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • June 10, 2019

The Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) are amended (effective July 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 115/2019).

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COMMUNITY CARE AND ASSISTED LIVING ACT, S.B.C. 2002, C. 75, HEALTH CARE (CONSENT) AND CARE FACILITY (ADMISSION) ACT, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 181, HEALTH STATUTES AMENDMENT ACT, 2007, S.B.C. 2007, C. 19, HOSPITAL ACT, R.S.B.C.

  • June 09, 2019

Specified provisions and regulations are in force effective November 4, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 114/2019).

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Oil And Gas Activities Act, S.B.C. 2008, c. 36

  • June 09, 2019

The Dormancy and Shutdown Regulation is created (effective May 30, 2019, B.C. Reg. 112/2019).

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Ministry of Labour

  • June 06, 2019

The BC Ministry of Labour is seeking submissions on its review of the Workers Compensation Act.

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Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

  • May 28, 2019

The BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development is seeking submissions on the management of private forests.

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Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

  • May 27, 2019

The BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development is seeking submissions on its proposed amendments to the Forest and Range Practices Act.

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • May 25, 2019

The Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) and the Supreme Court Family Rules (B.C. Reg. 169/2009) are amended (July 1, 2019, B.C. Regs. 104/2019 and 105/2019).

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Professional Governance Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 47 (Bill 49)

  • May 25, 2019

Specified provisions and regulation of Bill 49 are in force in part June 1, 2019 and in force in part December 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 107/2019).

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Business Corporations Amendment Act (No. 2), 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 20 (Bill M209)

  • May 19, 2019

The Business Corporations Amendment Act (No. 2), 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 20 (Bill M209) has been given Royal Assent.

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Public Inquiry Act, S.B.C. 2007, c. 9

  • May 15, 2019

Order is made effective May 15, 2019 (Order in Council 238/2019).

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Insurance Corporation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 228 and Utilities Commission Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 473

  • May 14, 2019

Specified regulations are made (effective May 10, 2019, OIC 222/2019 and B.C. Reg. 99/2019).

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Arbitration Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 55 and Enforcement of Canadian Judgments and Decrees Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 29

  • May 08, 2019

Specified regulations are repealed and created (effective May 3, 2019, B.C. Regs. 96/2019 and 97/2019).

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Labour Relations Code Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 30)

  • April 30, 2019

The Labour Relations Code Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 30) has passed First Reading.

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Police Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 31)

  • April 29, 2019

The Police Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 31) has passed First Reading.

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Employment Standards Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 8)

  • April 29, 2019

The Employment Standards Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 8) has passed First Reading.

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Local Government Act, R.S.B.C. 2015, c. 1

  • April 25, 2019

The High-Speed Internet Regulation is created (effective April 25, 2019, B.C. Reg. 95/2019).

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Family Law Act, S.B.C. 2011, c. 25

  • April 16, 2019

The Family Law Act Regulation (B.C. Reg. 347/2012) is amended (effective May 13, 2019, B.C. Reg. 84/2019).

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 3), 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 36 (Bill 36)

  • April 16, 2019

Section 7 of Bill 36 is in force May 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 86/2019).

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Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 492

  • April 16, 2019

The Mental Disorder Presumption Regulation (B.C. Reg. 136/2018) is amended (effective April 16, 2019, B.C. Reg. 92/2019).

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Family Law Act, S.B.C. 2011, c. 25

  • April 14, 2019

The Family Law Act Regulation (B.C. Reg. 347/2012) is amended (effective May 13, 2019, B.C. Reg. 75/2019).

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Workers Compensation Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 18)

  • April 11, 2019

The Workers Compensation Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 18) has passed First Reading.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 29)

  • April 11, 2019

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 29) has passed First Reading.

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Ticket Sales Act (Bill 27)

  • April 10, 2019

The Ticket Sales Act (Bill 27) has passed First Reading.

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Community Safety Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 13)

  • April 07, 2019

The Community Safety Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 13) has passed First Reading.

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Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 15 (Bill 15)

  • April 07, 2019

Provisions of Bill 15 and regulation are in force in part March 29, 2019 and in part April 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 62/2019).

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Voluntary Blood Donations Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 30 (Bill 29)

  • April 07, 2019

The Voluntary Blood Donations Regulation is created (effective April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 72/2019).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80 and Family Law Act, S.B.C. 2011, c. 25

  • April 07, 2019

Specified regulations are amended (effective May 13, 2019, B.C. Regs. 61/2019 and 75/2019).

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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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Information Management (Documenting Government Decisions) Amendment Act, 2017, S.B.C. 2017, c.7 (Bill 6)

  • April 06, 2019

Bill 6 and regulation are in force (March 31, 2019, B.C. Reg. 65/2019).

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Land Owner Transparency Act (Bill 23)

  • April 02, 2019

The Land Owner Transparency Act (Bill 23) has passed First Reading.

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Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 24)

  • April 02, 2019

The Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 24) has passed First Reading.

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Environmental Management Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 17)

  • March 28, 2019

The Environmental Management Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 17) has passed First Reading.

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • March 25, 2019

The Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) are amended (effective March 22, 2019, B.C. Reg. 56/2019).

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Medicare Protection Amendment Act, 2003, S.B.C. 2003, c. 95 (Bill 92)

  • March 15, 2019

B.C. Reg. 178/2018 is amended (effective in part April 1, 2019 and effective in part March 31, 2020, B.C. Reg. 46/2019).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • March 14, 2019

The Provincial Court (Child, Family and Community Service Act) Rules (B.C. Reg. 533/95) is amended (effective March 11, 2019, B.C. Reg. 49/2019).

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Motor Vehicle Act,R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • March 08, 2019

The Accident Report Threshold Regulation (B.C. Reg. 191/2008) is repealed and replaced by the Accident Report Threshold Regulation (effective March 8, 2019, B.C. Reg. 47/2018).

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Agricultural Land Commission Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 15)

  • March 07, 2019

The Agricultural Land Commission Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 15) has passed First Reading.

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Red Tape Reduction Regulations

  • March 07, 2019

Specified regulations are amended (effective March 6, 2019 and July 1, 2019, by various B.C. Regs. and OIC 95/2019).

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Heritage Conservation Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 14)

  • March 06, 2019

The Heritage Conservation Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 14) has passed First Reading.

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Civil Forfeiture Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 11)

  • March 06, 2019

The Civil Forfeiture Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 11) has passed First Reading.

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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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Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30)

  • February 27, 2019

The Cannabis Licensing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 202/2018) is amended (effective February 25, 2019, B.C. Reg. 31/2019).

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 318

  • February 27, 2019

The Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective February 25, 2019, B.C. Reg. 33/2019).

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Attorney General Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 9)

  • February 27, 2019

The Attorney General Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 9) has passed First Reading.

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Child, Family and Community Service Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018 c. 27 (Bill 26)

  • February 26, 2019

Provisions of the Child, Family and Community Service Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018 c. 27 (Bill 26) and regulations are in force April 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 17/2019).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • February 25, 2019

The Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) are amended (effective in part February 11, 2019 and in part February 1, 2020, B.C. Reg. 18/2019).

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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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Municipal Affairs And Housing Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 3)

  • February 23, 2019

The Municipal Affairs And Housing Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 3) has passed First and Second Reading and is scheduled for Committee Stage.

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Witness Security Act (Bill 4)

  • February 22, 2019

The Witness Security Act (Bill 4) has passed First Reading.

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Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2019 (Bill 5)

  • February 22, 2019

The Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2019 (Bill 5) has passed First Reading.

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Motor Dealer Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 316

  • February 12, 2019

Specified regulations are amended (effective in part February 8, 2019 and in part April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 16/2019).

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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

  • February 12, 2019

Under the Employment and Assistance Act, the Employment and Assistance Regulation (B.C. Reg. 263/2002) and under the Employment And Assistance For Persons With Disabilities Act, the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation (B.C. Reg. 265/2002) are each amended (effective February 11, 2019, B.C. Reg. 19/2019).

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Family Maintenance Enforcement Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 14 (Bill 10)

  • February 12, 2019

Sections 2 to 4 of the Family Maintenance Enforcement Amendment Act, 2018 S.B.C. 2018, c. 14 (Bill 10) are in force March 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 20/2019).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal

  • January 30, 2019

The Civil Resolution Tribunal has released its consultation regarding its proposed new Rules.

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

  • January 25, 2019

The Contaminated Sites Regulation (B.C. Reg. 375/96) is amended (effective January 24, 2019, B.C. Regs. 11/2019 and 13/2019).

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Agricultural Land Commission Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 36 and Environmental Management Act, SBC 2003, c. 53

  • January 24, 2019

Various regulations effective 2019 to 2029 (B.C. Regs. 7/2019 and 8/2019).

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BC Law Institute

  • January 22, 2019

The BC Law Institute (BCLI) has released its Report on Governance Issues for Stratas.

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Pill Press and Related Equipment Control Act, S.B. C. 2018, c. 24 (Bill 27)

  • January 04, 2019

The Act, except for specified sections, and regulations are in force January 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 278/2018).

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Family Maintenance Enforcement Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 14 (Bill 10)

  • January 04, 2019

Section 1 is in force January 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 277/2018).

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • January 04, 2019

The Review of 24 Hour Driving Prohibition Regulation (B.C. Reg. 591/2004) is amended (effective December 10, 2018, B.C. Reg. 273/2018).

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Liquor Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 19

  • January 04, 2019

The Liquor Control and Licensing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 241/2016) is amended (effective December 10, 2018, B.C. Reg. 271/2018).

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Employer Health Tax Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 42 (Bill 44)

  • January 03, 2019

The Employer Health Tax Regulation is created (effective January 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 268/2018).

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Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30)

  • January 03, 2019

The Cannabis Control Regulation (B.C. Reg. 204/2018) is amended (effective December 10, 2018, B.C. Reg. 265/2018).

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Speculation And Vacancy Tax Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 46 (Bill 45)

  • January 03, 2019

Specified regulations are created and amended (effective December 10, 2018, B.C. Regs. 275/2018 and 276/2018).

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 5 (Bill 7)

  • December 13, 2018

Sections 2 to 6, 8 to 13, 15 and 16 of Bill 7 are in force January 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 272/2018).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • December 13, 2018

The Small Claims Rules (B.C. Reg. 261/93) are amended (effective January 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 267/2018).

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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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Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 338

  • December 06, 2018

The Violation Ticket Administration and Fines Regulation (B.C. Reg. 89/97) is amended (effective December 3, 2018, B.C. Reg. 257/2018).

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Administrative Tribunals Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 45 (Bill 56)

  • December 05, 2018

Section 190 of the Administrative Tribunals Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 45 (Bill 56) is in force December 3, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 251/2018).

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Passenger Transportation Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 39

  • November 30, 2018

The Passenger Transportation Regulation (B.C. Reg. 266/2004) is amended (effective December 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 249/2018).

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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

  • November 30, 2018

Under the Employment and Assistance Act, the Employment and Assistance Regulation (B.C. Reg. 263/2002) and under the Employment And Assistance For Persons With Disabilities Act, the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation (B.C. Reg. 265/2002) are each amended (both effective December 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 248/2018).

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • November 28, 2018

The Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective November 28, 2018, B.C. Reg. 246/2018).

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Local Elections Campaign Financing Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 18

  • November 27, 2018

The Local Elections Campaign Financing Expense Limit Regulation (B.C. Reg. 309/2016) is amended (effective November 27, 2018, B.C. Reg. 243/2018).

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Local Government Bylaw Notice Enforcement Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 60

  • November 27, 2018

The Bylaw Notice Enforcement Regulation (B.C. Reg. 175/2004), is amended (effective November 28, 2018, B.C. Reg. 244/2018).

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Oil And Gas Activities Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 56)

  • November 21, 2018

The Oil And Gas Activities Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 56) has passed First Reading.

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Attorney General Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 57)

  • November 20, 2018

The Attorney General Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 57) has passed First Reading.

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 25 (Bill 44), Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 17 (Bill 22) and INSURANCE (VEHICLE) ACT, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 231

  • November 13, 2018

Specified provisions and regulations are in force (effective January 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 232/2018, effective April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 233/2018 and effective November 9, 2018, B.C. Reg. 234/2018).

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Ministry of Finance

  • November 11, 2018

The Ministry of Finance has initiated a consultation regarding preventing money laundering.

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Health Sector Statutes Repeal Act (Bill 47)

  • November 08, 2018

The Health Sector Statutes Repeal Act (Bill 47) has passed First Reading.

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Environmental Assessment Act (Bill 51)

  • November 06, 2018

The Environmental Assessment Act (Bill 51) has passed First Reading.

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Agricultural Land Commission Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 52)

  • November 06, 2018

The Agricultural Land Commission Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 52) has passed First Reading.

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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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Recall And Initiative Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 53)

  • October 30, 2018

The Recall And Initiative Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 53) has passed First Reading.

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Lobbyists Registration Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 54)

  • October 29, 2018

The Lobbyists Registration Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 54) has passed First Reading.

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WorkSafeBC

  • October 29, 2018

WorkSafeBC has initiated a consultation regarding whether or not to have a surveillance policy to permit use of surveillance to gather evidence for adjudicating claims.

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Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 338

  • October 27, 2018

The Violation Ticket Administration and Fines Regulation (B.C. Reg. 89/97) is amended (effective October 26, 2018, B.C. Reg. 224/2018).

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Ministry of Labour

  • October 25, 2018

The Ministry of Labour has initiated a consultation regarding proposed amendments to the Labour Relations Code.

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Local Government Bylaw Notice Enforcement Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 60

  • October 23, 2018

The Bylaw Notice Enforcement Regulation (B.C. Reg. 175/2004), is amended (effective October 24, 2018, B.C. Reg. 220/2018).

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Professional Governance Act (Bill 49)

  • October 23, 2018

The Professional Governance Act (Bill 49) has passed First Reading.

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Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act (Bill 48)

  • October 23, 2018

The Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act (Bill 48) has passed First Reading.

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Advanced Education Statute Repeal Act (Bill 41)

  • October 18, 2018

The Advanced Education Statute Repeal Act (Bill 41) has passed First Reading.

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Budget Measures Implementation (Speculation And Vacancy Tax) Act, 2018 (Bill 45)

  • October 18, 2018

The Budget Measures Implementation (Speculation And Vacancy Tax) Act, 2018 (Bill 45) has passed First Reading.

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Cannabis Regulations in Force

  • October 18, 2018

Specified regulations are created and in force (effective October 17, 2018, Ministerial Order M413/2018, October 16, 2018 in part and November 30, 2018 in part, B.C. Reg. 214/2018).

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Budget Measures Implementation (Employer Health Tax) Act, 2018 (Bill 44)

  • October 17, 2018

The Budget Measures Implementation (Employer Health Tax) Act, 2018 (Bill 44) has passed First Reading.

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Estate Administration Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 122 and Interpretation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 238

  • October 10, 2018

Various statutes and regulations are amended or repealed (effective October 1, 2018, B.C. Regs. 190/2018 and 191/2018).

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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

  • October 10, 2018

The Employment and Assistance Regulation (B.C. Reg. 263/2002) and the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation (B.C. Reg. 265/2002) are amended (effective October 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 189/2018).

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Trespass Act, R.S.B.C. 2018, c. 3

  • October 10, 2018

A revised Trespass Act and specified regulations are in force October 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 193/2018).

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018, c. 23 (Bill 24)

  • October 10, 2018

Sections 18 to 20 and 22 to 26 of the Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018, c. 23 (Bill 24) and specified regulations are in force October 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 192/2018)

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Child, Family and Community Service Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 27 (Bill 26)

  • October 09, 2018

Specified provisions and regulations are in force October 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg.187/2018).

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WorkSafeBC

  • October 09, 2018

WorkSafeBC has initiated a consultation regarding section 55 of the Workers Compensation Act and mental disorders.

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Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 40)

  • October 06, 2018

The Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 40) has passed First Reading.

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Opioid Damages and Health Care Costs Recovery Act (Bill 38)

  • October 06, 2018

The Opioid Damages and Health Care Costs Recovery Act (Bill 38) has passed First, Second and Third Reading.

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Land Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 37)

  • October 05, 2018

The Land Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 37) has passed First Reading, Second Reading and Committee Stage.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 3), 2018 (Bill 36)

  • October 05, 2018

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 3), 2018 (Bill 36) has passed First, Second and Third Reading.

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Local Government Bylaw Notice Enforcement Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 60

  • September 27, 2018

The Bylaw Notice Enforcement Regulation (B.C. Reg. 175/2004) is amended (effective September 26, 2018, B.C. Reg. 183/2018).

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Manufactured Home Park Tenancy Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 77 and the Residential Tenancy Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 78

  • September 27, 2018

The Manufactured Home Park Tenancy Regulation (B.C. Reg 481/2003) and the Residential Tenancy Regulation (B.C. 477/2003) are amended (effective September 26, 2018, B.C. Reg. 184/2018).

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Member Resolution

  • September 26, 2018

Member resolution for the Annual General Meeting of the Law Society of BC, which will be held on Tuesday, October 30, 2018.

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Evidence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 124

  • September 24, 2018

The Designation Regulation (B.C. Reg. 363/95) is amended (effective September 14, 2018, B.C. Reg. 182/2018).

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Local Government Act, R.S.B.C. 2015, c. 1

  • September 15, 2018

The Ministerial Order is created (effective September 12, 2018, Ministerial Order 366/2018).

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BC Law Institute

  • September 14, 2018

The BC Law Institute (BCLI) has released its Consultation Paper on Insurance Issues for Stratas.

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Local Government Act, R.S.B.C. 2015, c. 1

  • September 12, 2018

The Ministerial Order is created (effective September 7, 2018, Ministerial Order 355/2018).

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Medicare Protection Amendment Act, 2003, S.B.C. 2003, c. 95 (Bill 92)

  • September 07, 2018

Specified provisions of Bill 92 are in force in part October 1, 2018 and in part April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 178/2018). B.C. Reg. 65/2018 is repealed (effective September 7, 2018, B.C. Reg. 178/2018).

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Insurance Corporation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 228 and Insurance (Vehicle) Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 231

  • August 22, 2018

Specified regulations are amended or created (effective in part August 9, 2018 and effective in part September 1, 2019, B.C. Regs. 171/2018, 172/2018, 173/2018 and OIC 457/2018 and OIC 458/2018).

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Human Rights Code, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 210

  • August 03, 2018

BC intends to amend Human Rights Code in Fall 2018.

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Pension Benefits Standards Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 30

  • August 02, 2018

The Pension Benefits Standards Regulation (B.C. Reg. 71/2015) is amended (effective July 27, 2018, B.C. Reg. 169/2018).

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Property Transfer Tax Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 378

  • August 01, 2018

The Information Collection Regulation is created (effective September 17, 2018, Ministerial Order M287).

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Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Act, S.B.C. 2017, c. 22

  • August 01, 2018

The Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Regulation (B.C. Reg. 125/2018) is amended (effective July 25, 2018, B.C. Reg. 164/2018).

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Strata Property Act, S.B.C. 1998, c. 43

  • July 20, 2018

The Strata Property Regulation (B.C. Reg. 43/2000) is amended (effective November 30, 2018, B.C. Reg. 162/2018).

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Fire Services Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 144

  • July 20, 2018

Specified regulations are amended (effective July 18, 2018, B.C. Reg. 161/2018).

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Regulations Regarding The British Columbia College Of Nursing Professionals

  • July 16, 2018

Regulations related to the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals are amended (effective September 4, 2018, B.C. Reg. 152/2018).

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Constitution Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 66

  • July 16, 2018

The Order in Council 213/2017 is amended (effective July 13, 2018, Order in Council 382/2018).

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Voluntary Blood Donations Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 30 (Bill 29)

  • July 16, 2018

The Voluntary Blood Donations Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 30 (Bill 29) is in force August 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 158/2018).

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 23 (Bill 24)

  • July 16, 2018

Sections 2 and 11 of the Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 23 (Bill 24) are in force December 3, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 154/2018). Section 9 of Bill 24 and regulations are in force July 16, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 155/2018).

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Agricultural Land Commission Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 36

  • July 16, 2018

The Agricultural Land Reserve Use, Subdivision and Procedure Regulation (B.C. Reg. 171/2002) is amended (effective July 13, 2018, B.C. Reg. 147/2018).

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Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30) and Cannabis Distribution Act, S.B.C. 2018, C. 28 (Bill 31)

  • July 06, 2018

Sections 1 and 3, Part 2, Divisions 1 to 3 of Part 4, sections 122 and 126, Part 8 and Division 1 of Part 9 of the Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30) and regulations are in force July 9, 2018 (B.C. Regs. 139/2018 and 142/2018). The Cannabis Distribution Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 28 (Bill 31) and regulations are in force July 9, 2018 (B.C. Regs. and 142/2018 and 143/2018).

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Evidence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 124

  • June 30, 2018

The Designation Regulation (B.C. Reg. 363/95) is amended (effective September 4, 2018, B.C. Reg. 138/2018).

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Business Practices and Consumer Protection (Payday Loans) Amendment Act, 2007, S.B.C. 2007, c. 35 (Bill 27)

  • June 29, 2018

Section 4, as it enacts sections 112.12 to 112.15 of the Business Practices and Consumer Protection Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 2 and section 8, as it enacts section 189(4)(f.6) of the Business Practices and Consumer Protection Act, in the Business Practices and Consumer Protection (Payday Loans) Amendment Act, 2007, S.B.C. 2007, c. 35 (Bill 27)(effective September 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 127/2018).

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Securities Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 13 (Bill 16)

  • June 28, 2018

The Securities Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 13 (Bill 16) and regulations are in force June 26, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 135/2018).

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Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 15 (Bill 15)

  • June 28, 2018

Sections 15, 27 and 28 as it enacts section 133(2)(o.1) of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Act, all under the Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 15 (Bill 15) are in force June 26, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 131/2018).

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Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Act, S.B.C. 2017, c. 22 (Bill 6)

  • June 28, 2018

The Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Regulation is created (effective June 22, 2018, B.C. Reg. 125/2018).

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Class Proceedings Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 16 (Bill 21)

  • June 28, 2018

The Class Proceedings Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 16 (Bill 21) is in force October 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 129/2018).

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Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 492

  • June 28, 2018

The Mental Disorder Presumption Regulation is created (effective June 26, 2018, B.C. Reg. 136/2018).

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WORKERS COMPENSATION ACT, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 492

  • June 28, 2018

The government is proposing to revise the Workers Compensation Act.

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Ministry of Finance

  • June 20, 2018

The Ministry of Finance has initiated a consultation regarding its Land Owner Transparency Act White Paper.

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BC Law Institute

  • June 20, 2018

The BC Law Institute (BCLI) has initiated a consultation regarding the Employment Standards Act.

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Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy

  • June 18, 2018

The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy has initiated a consultation regarding the Environmental Assessment Act.

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Access to Abortion Services Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 1

  • June 07, 2018

The Abortion Services Access Zone Regulation (B.C. Reg. 337/95) is amended (effective June 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 104/2018).

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Tenancy Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 11 (Bill 12)

  • June 07, 2018

Sections 1 to 5 and 12 of the Tenancy Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 11 (Bill 12) and regulations are in force (effective June 6, 2018, B.C. Reg. 109/2018).

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International Commercial Arbitration Act, R.S.B .C. 1996, c. 233

  • June 07, 2018

The International Commercial Arbitration Regulation (B.C. Reg. 168/86) is repealed (effective June 4, 2018, B.C. Reg. 108/2018).

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Insurance (Motor Vehicle) Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 231

  • June 02, 2018

The Insurance (Vehicle) Regulation (B.C. Reg. 447/83) is amended (effective retroactively from January 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 105/2018).

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WorkSafeBC

  • May 25, 2018

WorkSafeBC has initiated a consultation regarding the Workers Compensation Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 9) (in force May 17, 2018).

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Interpretation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 238

  • May 18, 2018

Specified regulations are amended (effective May 18, 2018, B.C. Reg. 99/2018).

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Jury Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 242

  • May 18, 2018

Specified regulations are amended (effective May 18, 2018, B.C. Reg. 100/2018).

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Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill M 216)

  • May 17, 2018

Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill M 216) has passed First and Second Reading.

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Protection Of Public Participation Act (Bill 32)

  • May 15, 2018

The Protection Of Public Participation Act (Bill 32) has passed First Reading.

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Local Government Bylaw Notice Enforcement Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 60

  • May 02, 2018

The Bylaw Notice Enforcement Regulation (B.C. Reg. 175/2004), is amended (effective May 2, 2018, B.C. Reg. 90/2018).

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Child, Family And Community Service Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 26)

  • April 29, 2018

The Child, Family And Community Service Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 26) passed First Reading.

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Pill Press And Related Equipment Control Act (Bill 27)

  • April 29, 2018

The Pill Press And Related Equipment Control Act (Bill 27) passed First Reading.

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Public Interest Disclosure Act (Bill 28)

  • April 29, 2018

The Public Interest Disclosure Act (Bill 28) passed First Reading.

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Voluntary Blood Donations Act (Bill 29)

  • April 28, 2018

The Voluntary Blood Donations Act (Bill 29) passed First Reading.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018 (Bill 24)

  • April 26, 2018

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018 (Bill 24) passed First Reading, Second Reading, Third Reading and passed, without amendment.

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Cannabis Control And Licensing Act (Bill 30), Cannabis Distribution Act (Bill 31) and the Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 17)

  • April 26, 2018

Companion statutes, the Cannabis Control And Licensing Act (Bill 30), Cannabis Distribution Act (Bill 31) and the Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 17), all have passed First Reading. have passed First Reading.

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Class Proceedings Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 21)

  • April 24, 2018

The Class Proceedings Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 21) passed First Reading.

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Medicare Protection Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c.286

  • April 22, 2018

The Medical and Health Care Services Regulation (B.C. Reg. 426/97) is amended (April 13, 2018, B.C. Reg. 72/2018).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • April 17, 2018

The Provincial Court (Family) Rules (B.C. Reg. 417/98) is amended (effective May 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 68/2018).

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Lobbyists Registration Amendment Act, 2017, S.B.C. 2017, c. 19 (Bill 8)

  • April 17, 2018

Act and amendments to the Lobbyists Registration Regulation (B.C. Reg. 284/2002) are in force May 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 71/2018).

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Securities Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 16)

  • April 17, 2018

The Securities Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 16) passed First Reading.

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Family Maintenance Enforcement Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 10)

  • April 17, 2018

The Family Maintenance Enforcement Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 10) passed First Reading.

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Tenancy Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 12)

  • April 15, 2018

The Tenancy Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 12) passed First Reading.

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Workers Compensation Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 9)

  • April 11, 2018

The Workers Compensation Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 9) passed First Reading.

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International Commercial Arbitration Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 11)

  • April 11, 2018

The International Commercial Arbitration Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 11) passed First Reading.

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Public Service Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 13)

  • April 10, 2018

The Public Service Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 13) passed First Reading.

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Employment Standards Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 6)

  • April 10, 2018

The Employment Standards Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 6) passed First Reading.

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Medicare Protection Amendment Act, 2003, S.B.C. 2003, c. 95 (Bill 92)

  • April 05, 2018

Sections 1 to 9, 12 and 15 are in force (effective October 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 65/2018).

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • March 29, 2018

The Motor Assisted Cycle Regulation (B.C. Reg. 151/2002) is amended (effective March 22, 2018, B.C. Reg. 56/2018).

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Pharmacy Operations and Drug Scheduling Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 77

  • March 24, 2018

Specified regulations are amended or repealed (effective April 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 43/2018).

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Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40)

  • March 23, 2018

Sections 1, 3 to 9, 11 to 19, 21 and 23 of the Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015 and regulations are in force March 20, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 51/2018).

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Ministry of Finance

  • March 20, 2018

The Ministry of Finance has initiated a consultation regarding the statutory review of the Financial Institutions Act and the Credit Union Incorporation Act.

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Regulations Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 402

  • March 13, 2018

A regulation is created (effective March 13, 2018, B.C. Reg. 42/2018).

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Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General

  • March 12, 2018

The Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General has initiated a consultation regarding policing standards to promote unbiased policing.

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Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 492

  • March 09, 2018

The Workers Compensation Act Appeal Regulation (B.C. Reg. 321/2002) is amended (effective March 7, 2018, B.C. Reg. 37/2018).

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Strata Property Act, S.B.C. 1998, c. 43

  • March 09, 2018

The Strata Property Regulation (B.C. Reg. 43/2000) is amended (effective March 7, 2018, B.C. Reg. 36/2018).

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 7)

  • March 07, 2018

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 7) passed First Reading.

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Election Amendment Act, 2017, S.B.C. 2017, c. 20 (Bill 3)

  • March 07, 2018

Section 49 of the Election Amendment Act, 2017, S.B.C. 2017, c. 20 (Bill 3) is in force March 5, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 28/2018).

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • March 05, 2018

The Lien on Impounded Motor Vehicles Regulation (B.C. Reg. 25/2015) is amended (effective March 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 14/2018).

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Ministry of Attorney General

  • March 05, 2018

The Ministry of Attorney General has initiated a consultation regarding changes to ICBC’s auto insurance rates.

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Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy

  • February 28, 2018

The Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy has initiated a consultation regarding Division 2.1 Spill Preparedness, Response and Recovery of the Environmental Management Act 2003.

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Ministry of Citizens’ Services

  • February 26, 2018

The Ministry of Citizens’ Services has initiated a consultation regarding how effective are practices under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2018 (Bill 2)

  • February 22, 2018

The Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2018 (Bill 2) passed First Reading.

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Election Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 106

  • February 14, 2018

Various regulations are amended (effective February 2, 2018 and December 31, 2018, B.C. Reg. 9/2018).

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • February 09, 2018

The Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective February 7, 2018, B.C. Reg. 11/2018).

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Building Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 2 (Bill 3)

  • January 11, 2018

The British Columbia Building Code Regulation (B.C. Reg. 264/2012) is amended (effective January 31, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 1/2018).

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Crime Victim Assistance Act, S.B.C. 2001, c. 38

  • December 19, 2017

The Crime Victim Assistance (General) Regulation (B.C. Reg. 16/2002) is amended (effective December 12, 2017, B.C. Reg. 226/2017).

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Local Government Bylaw Notice Enforcement Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 60 (Bill 65)

  • December 18, 2017

The Bylaw Notice Enforcement Regulation (B.C. Reg. 175/2004) is amended (effective December 6, 2017, B.C. Reg. 224/2017).

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Tenancy Statutes Amendment Act, 2017, S.B.C. 2017, c. 18 (Bill 16)

  • December 18, 2017

Specified provisions and regulations are in force December 11, 2017 (B.C. Reg. 225/2017).

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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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Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Traini

  • December 05, 2017

The Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training is seeking public comment on the operation of the Sexual Violence and Misconduct Policy Act.

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Ministry of Attorney General

  • November 23, 2017

The Attorney General is seeking comment from the profession and the public on electoral reform regarding a province-wide referendum, expected in 2018.

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Attorney General’s B.C. Supreme Court Rules Committee

  • November 23, 2017

The Attorney General’s B.C. Supreme Court Rules Committee is seeking comment from the profession on the application process under the Supreme Court Civil Rule 8-1 and Supreme Court Family Rule 10-6.

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Fish and Seafood Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 14

  • November 20, 2017

Ministerial Order is effective November 14, 2017 (M378/2017).

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Motor Dealer Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 6 (Bill 9)

  • November 08, 2017

Various regulations amended (effective January 1, 2018 and April 1, 2018 as specified, effective B.C. Regs. 200/2017, 201/2017, 202/2017 and 203/2017).

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

  • October 31, 2017

B.C. Regs. 195/2017 and 196/2017 are created (effective October 31, 2017).

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Tenancy Statutes Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 16)

  • October 27, 2017

The Tenancy Statutes Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 16) has passed First Reading.

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Public Safety Statutes Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 12)

  • October 25, 2017

The Public Safety Statutes Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 12) has passed First Reading.

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Sheriff Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 14)

  • October 24, 2017

The Sheriff Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 14) passed First Reading.

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Provincial Court Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 11)

  • October 18, 2017

The Provincial Court Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 11) passed First Reading.

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Lobbyists Registration Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 8)

  • October 03, 2017

The Lobbyists Registration Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 8) passed First Reading.

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Election Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 3)

  • September 18, 2017

The Election Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 3) passed First Reading.

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Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2017 (Bill 2)

  • September 12, 2017

The Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2017 (Bill 2) passed First Reading.

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Off-Road Regulations

  • April 07, 2017

Under the Insurance Corporation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 228, the Permitted Cost Of Services (Off-Road Vehicle) Regulation (B.C. Reg. 241/2014) is amended (effective March 30, 2017, B.C. Reg. 125/2017). Under the Special Accounts Appropriation and Control Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 436, the Off-Road Vehicle Trail Management Sub-account Regulation is created (effective March 30, 2017, B.C. Reg. 126/2017).

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Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Statutes Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 11 (Bill 12) and Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Statutes Amendment Act, 2017, S.B.C. 2017, c. 2 (Bill 5)

  • April 05, 2017

Sections 32 to 34, 36 to 38, 42, 45 and section 49, as it enacts section 108(2)(f.1) of the Wildlife Act, of the Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 are in force March 31, 2017 (B.C. Reg. 127/2017) and related regulations are effective (March 31, 2017 and September 1, 2017, B.C. Reg. 127/2017). Sections 2 to 8 of the Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Statutes Amendment Act, 2017 are in force March 31, 2017 (B.C. Reg. 127/2017).

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Emergency Health Services Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 182

  • April 05, 2017

The Emergency Medical Assistants Regulation (B.C. Reg. 210/2010) is amended (effective March 29, 2017, B.C. Reg. 123/2017) and M147/2017 is created (effective March 28, 2017).

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Small Claims Amendments

  • March 28, 2017

Under the Small Claims Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 430, the Small Claims Court Monetary Limit Regulation (B.C. Reg. 179/2005) is amended (effective June 1, 2017, B.C. Reg. 120/2017). Under the Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80, the Small Claims Rules (B.C. Reg. 26/1993) are amended (effective June 1, 2017, B.C. Reg. 120/2017).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 25

  • March 24, 2017

Specified provisions and related regulations are in force June 1, 2017 (B.C. Reg. 111/2017).

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South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority Act, S.B.C. 1998, c. 30

  • March 24, 2017

The Greater Vancouver Transit Conduct and Safety Regulation (B.C. Reg. 87/99) is amended (effective March 27, 2017, B.C. Reg. 110/2017). Under the Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c.338, the Violation Ticket Administration and Fines Regulation (B.C. Reg. 89/97) is amended (effective March 27, 2017, B.C. Reg. 110/2017).

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Environment and Land Use Act, R.S .B .C. 1996, c. 117

  • March 19, 2017

The Tsilhqot'in Range Order is created (effective March 10, 2017, Order in Council 136/2017).

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Election Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 4)

  • March 13, 2017

The Election Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 4) passed First Reading.

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Information Management (Documenting Government Decisions) Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 6)

  • March 08, 2017

The Information Management (Documenting Government Decisions) Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 6) passed First Reading.

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Finance Statutes Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 9)

  • March 06, 2017

The Finance Statutes Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 9) passed First Reading.

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Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 7)

  • February 27, 2017

The Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 7) passed First Reading.

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Evidence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 124

  • February 27, 2017

The Commissioners for Taking Affidavits for British Columbia Regulation (B.C. Reg. 142/2015) is amended (effective February 20, 2017, B.C. Reg. 32/2017). The Designation Regulation (B.C. Reg. 363/95) is amended (effective February 20, 2017, B.C. Reg. 33/2017).

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Provincial Immigration Programs Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 37 (Bill 39)

  • February 02, 2017

The Provincial Immigration Programs Regulation is created (effective February 1, 2017, B.C. Reg. 20/2017).

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Youth Justice Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 85

  • February 02, 2017

The Youth Custody Regulation (B.C. Reg. 137/2005) is amended (effective April 1, 2017, B.C. Reg. 11/2017).

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Vehicle number plates

  • January 19, 2017

Related regulations regarding vehicle number plates are amended (effective January 18, 2017, B.C. Regs. 1/2017 and 2/2017).

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Insurance Corporation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 228

  • December 27, 2016

The Special Direction IC2 to the British Columbia Utilities Commission (B.C. Reg. 307/2004) is amended (effective December 19, 2016, B.C. Reg. 319/2016).

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Building Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 2 (Bill 3)

  • December 27, 2016

Sections 10 to 13, 22 to 30 and 44 of the Building Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 2 (Bill 3) and related regulations are in force February 28, 2017 (B.C. Reg. 322/2016).

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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

  • December 22, 2016

Under the Employment and Assistance Act, the Employment and Assistance Regulation (B.C. Reg. 263/2002) and under the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Act, the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation (B.C. Reg. 265/2002) are both amended (effective December 7, 2016, B.C. Reg. 283/2016).

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Food and Agricultural Products Classification Act, S.B.C. 2016, c. 1 (Bill 11)

  • December 20, 2016

The Food and Agricultural Products Classification Act, S.B.C. 2016, c. 1 (Bill 11) and related regulations are in force (effective from December 8, 2016, January 1, 2017 or September 1, 2018 as specified, B.C. Regs. 303/2016, 304/2016, 305/2016, 306/2016, 307/2016, 308/2016).

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Motion Picture Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 31

  • December 19, 2016

Sections 15(a) and 18 of the Motion Picture Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 32 (Bill 33) and regulations are in force January 1, 2017 and January 16, 2017 (B.C. Regs. 293/2016 and 296/2016).

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Provincial Immigration Programs Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 37 (Bill 39)

  • December 19, 2016

The Provincial Immigration Programs Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 37 (Bill 39) is in force February 1, 2017 (B.C. Reg. 311/2016). B.C. Reg. 300/2016, with an in force date of January 1, 2017 for Bill 39, is repealed (effective December 9, 2016, B.C. Reg. 311/2016).

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Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40)

  • December 13, 2016

Sections 30 to 36 of the Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40) and related regulations are in force December 2, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 278/2016).

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Public Inquiry Act, S.B.C. 2007, c. 9

  • November 16, 2016

The British Columbia Commission Of Inquiry Into Missing And Murdered Indigenous Women And Girls Order is created (effective November 9, 2016, Order in Council 802/2016).

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Fish And Seafood Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 14 (Bill 21)

  • November 08, 2016

The Fish And Seafood Act and related regulations are in force January 1, 2017 (B.C. Regs. 261/2016, 262/2016, 263/2016, 269/2016).

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

  • October 31, 2016

The Contaminated Sites Regulation (B.C. Reg. 375/96) is amended (effective November 1, 2017, B.C. Reg. 253/2016).

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Local Government Bylaw Notice Enforcement Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 60

  • October 29, 2016

The Bylaw Notice Enforcement Regulation (B.C. Reg. 175/2004) is amended (effective October 28, 2016, B.C. Regs. 246/2016, 247/2016 and 248/2016).

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Liquor Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 19 (Bill 27) and Liquor Control and Licensing Amendment Act, 2014, S.B.C. 2014, C. 13 (BILL 15)

  • October 28, 2016

Sections 1 to 82, 83(a), (c) and (d), 84 to 90, 92, 94 to 96, 98, 101(c) to (i), 102, 103, 105, 107, and 110 to 118 of the Liquor Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 19 (Bill 27) are in force January 23, 2017 (B.C. Reg. 241/2016). Section 45(a) of the Liquor Control And Licensing Amendment Act, 2014, S.B.C. 2014, c. 13 (Bill 15) is in force January 23, 2017 (B.C. Reg. 241/2016).

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Naloxone Regulations

  • October 24, 2016

Under the Emergency Health Services Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 182 and the Health Professions Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 183, regulations are amended regarding administer naloxone (effective October 14, 2016, B.C. Reg. 239/2016).

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BC Ministry of Environment

  • October 20, 2016

The Ministry of Environment is seeking comment from the profession and the public regarding Species At Risk. The government’s deadline is short: November 30, 2016.

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • October 14, 2016

The Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective September 29, 2016, B.C. Reg. 234/2016).

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Franchises Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 35 (Bill 38)

  • October 14, 2016

The Act and Franchises Regulation are in force February 1, 2017 (B.C. Reg. 238/2016).

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Miscellaneous Statutes (Housing Priority Initiatives) Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 27 (Bill 28)

  • September 23, 2016

Sections 18 to 42 of Bill 28 and related regulations are in force September 30, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 217/2016).

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • August 15, 2016

The Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective September 6, 2016, B.C. Reg. 212/2016).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 16 (Bill 19) and Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40)

  • August 06, 2016

Various provisions of the Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 16 (Bill 19) and the Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40) and related regulations are in force July 28, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 206/2016).

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Health Professions Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 183

  • August 04, 2016

The Nurses (Registered) and Nurse Practitioners Regulation (B.C. Reg. 284/2008) and the Pharmacists Regulation (B.C. Reg. 417/2008) are amended effective July 26, 2016, B.C. Reg. 201/2016).

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Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2014, S.B.C. 2014, c. 10 (Bill 12)

  • August 02, 2016

Specified provisions of Bill 12 and related regulations are in force July 20, 2016, August 1, 2016 and August 1, 2017 (B.C. Regs. 192/2016, 198/2016).

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Miscellaneous Statutes (Signed Statements) Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 4 (Bill 5)

  • August 01, 2016

The Miscellaneous Statutes (Signed Statements) Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 4 (Bill 5), except sections 2 to 4, 18 and 34, is in force September 1, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 191/2016).

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Miscellaneous Statutes (Housing Priority Initiatives) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 28)

  • July 26, 2016

The Miscellaneous Statutes (Housing Priority Initiatives) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 28) has passed First Reading.

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Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 27)

  • July 25, 2016

The Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 27) has passed First Reading.

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 25 (Bill 44)

  • July 21, 2016

Various provisions of the Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 25 (Bill 44), Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 16 (Bill 19), Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40) and regulations are in force July 13, 2016 (B.C. Regs. 171/2016, 172/2016 and 173/2016).

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • July 13, 2016

The Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective July 4, 2016, B.C. Reg. 164/2016).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • July 11, 2016

The Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) is amended (effective June 30, 2016, B.C. Reg. 162/2016).

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Tobacco Control Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 11 (Bill 14)

  • June 23, 2016

Bill 14 and related regulations are in force September 1, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 149/2016).

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Health Professions Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 183

  • June 09, 2016

The Medical Practitioners Regulation (B.C. Reg. 416/2008) is amended (effective June 6, 2016, B.C. Reg. 129/2016).

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • June 08, 2016

The Vehicle Inspection Regulation (B.C. Reg. 256/2010) is amended (effective June 3, 2016, B.C. Reg. 128/2016).

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Variable Speed Limit Sign Regulations

  • June 07, 2016

Regulations are made under the Constitution Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 66 (effective June 1, 2016, Order in Council 341/2016), Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318 (effective June 2, 2016, B.C. Reg. 125/2016) and the Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 338 (effective June 2, 2016, B.C. Reg. 126/2016).

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Environmental Assessment Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 43

  • May 24, 2016

The Exemption Regulation is created (effective May 19, 2016, B.C. Reg. 120/2016).

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School bus offence and remedial driving programs

  • May 17, 2016

Under the Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318, the Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective June 16, 2016, B.C. Reg. 117//2016). Under the Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 338, the Violation Ticket Administration and Fines Regulation (B.C. Reg. 89/97) is amended (effective May 16, 2016, B.C. Reg. 118/2016).

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Real Estate Services Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 42

  • May 14, 2016

The Real Estate Services Regulation (B.C. Reg. 506/2004) is amended (effective May 16, 2016, B.C. Reg. 110/2016).

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Distracted driving regulations

  • May 13, 2016

Under the Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318, the Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective June 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 107/2016). Under the Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 338, the Violation Ticket Administration and Fines Regulation, B.C. Reg. 89/97, is amended (effective June 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 107/2016).

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Information Management Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 27 (Bill 5)

  • May 12, 2016

The Information Management Act, except sections 9, 19(4)(a) and 23, and related regulations are in force May 10, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 109/2016).

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Societies Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 18 (Bill 24)

  • May 06, 2016

The Societies Transitional Interim Regulation (B.C. Reg. 217/2015) is repealed and the Societies Transitional Interim Regulation is created (effective November 28, 2016, B.C. Reg. 99/2016).

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Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 17 (Bill 9)

  • May 05, 2016

Specified provisions are in force May 3, 2016 and May 4, 2016, including on May 4, 2016 the Pooled Registered Pension Plans Regulation (B.C. Reg. 101/2016).

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Profits Of Criminal Notoriety Act (Bill 24)

  • April 28, 2016

The Profits Of Criminal Notoriety Act (Bill 24) has passed First Reading.

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Sexual Violence And Misconduct Policy Act (Bill 23)

  • April 27, 2016

The Sexual Violence And Misconduct Policy Act (Bill 23) has passed First Reading.

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • April 04, 2016

Order in Council 196/2016 amends B.C. Reg. 3/2016 (effective March 31, 2016).

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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.

  • March 23, 2016

Both the Employment and Assistance Regulation (B.C. Reg. 263/2002) and the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation (B.C. Reg. 265/2002) are amended (effective March 18, 2016, B.C. Reg. 81/2016).

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Tla’amin Final Agreement Act, S.B.C. 2013, c. 2 (Bill 4)

  • March 22, 2016

The Tla’amin Final Agreement Forest Compensation Regulation is created (effective April 5, 2016, B.C. Reg. 77/2016). Under the Water Sustainability Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 15, the: Tla’amin Nation Water Reservation Order is created (effective April 5, 2016, Order in Council (OIC) 160/2016); and Tla'amin Nation Hydro Power Reservation Order is created (effective April 5, 2016, OIC 161/2016).

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Business Practices and Consumer Protection Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 2

  • March 22, 2016

The Home Inspector Licensing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 12/2009) is amended (effective September 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 70/2016).

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Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 338

  • March 21, 2016

The Violation Ticket Administration and Fines Regulation (B.C. Reg. 89/97) is amended (effective April 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 67/2016).

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Red Tape Reduction and Bill 5 (2016)

  • March 11, 2016

Impacts of the Red Tape Reduction Regulations (2016) and the Miscellaneous Statutes (Signed Statements) Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 4 (Bill 5) on Family Law and Civil Litigation.

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Forests, Lands And Natural Resource Operations Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 12)

  • March 10, 2016

The Forests, Lands And Natural Resource Operations Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 12) has passed First Reading.

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • March 06, 2016

The Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective March 1, 2016, Order in Council, 140/2016).

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Red Tape Reduction of Regulatory Requirements

  • March 06, 2016

As part of its Red Tape Reduction program, the government has repealed regulatory requirements (effective March 1, 2016, Orders in Council 126/2016 to 139/2016).

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Water Sustainability Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 15 (Bill 18)

  • March 04, 2016

The Act, except section 18, and related regulations are in force February 29, 2016 (B.C. Regs. 35/2016, 36/2016, 37/2016, 38/2016, 39/2016, 40/2016, 41/2016, 42/2016 and 43/2016).

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Police Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 367

  • March 03, 2016

The Special Municipal Constables Complaints Regulation is created (effective August 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 46/2016).

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Environmental Management Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 21)

  • March 01, 2016

The Environmental Management Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 21) has passed First Reading.

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • February 26, 2016

The Lien on Impounded Motor Vehicles Regulation (B.C. Reg. 25/2015) is amended (effective March 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 26/2016).

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Miscellaneous Statutes (Minor Corrections) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 18)

  • February 22, 2016

The Miscellaneous Statutes (Minor Corrections) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 18) has passed First Reading.

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Special Wine Store Licence Auction Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 20 (Bill 22)

  • February 19, 2016

The Special Wine Store Licence Auction Act and regulations are in force February 18, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 25/2016).

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Tla'amin Final Agreement Act, S.B.C. 2013, c. 2 (Bill 4) and Yale First Nation Final Agreement Act, S.B.C. 2011, c. 11 (Bill 11)

  • February 18, 2016

Sections 1 to 3, 5 to 10, 13 to 17, 19 and 20 and the Schedule except Chapters 22 (Eligibility and Enrolment) and 23 (Ratification) of the Tla'amin Final Agreement Act, S.B.C. 2013, c. 2 and related regulations are in force April 5, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 20/2016). Sections 30, 31, 32(a), 40, 42, 43 and 48 to 59 of the Yale First Nation Final Agreement Act, S.B.C. 2011, c. 11 (Bill 11) are in force April 5, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 24/2016).

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Motor Dealer Amendment Act, 2016(Bill 9)

  • February 18, 2016

The Motor Dealer Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 9) has passed First Reading.

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Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2016 (Bill 10)

  • February 17, 2016

The Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2016 (Bill 10) has passed First Reading.

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Food And Agricultural Products Classification Act (Bill 11)

  • February 16, 2016

The Food And Agricultural Products Classification Act (Bill 11) has passed First Reading.

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Fire Safety Act (Bill 4)

  • February 16, 2016

The Fire Safety Act (Bill 4) has passed First Reading.

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Miscellaneous Statutes (Signed Statements) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 5)

  • February 11, 2016

The Miscellaneous Statutes (Signed Statements) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 5) has passed First Reading.

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Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 13 (Bill 15)

  • February 11, 2016

Sections 1, 3, 6, 9, 20, 25, 35, 44 and 58 of the Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 13 (Bill 15) are in force effective February 3, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 12/2016). Sections 21, 32, 46, 48 and 57 of Bill 15 are in force effective April 1, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 12/2016). The Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective February 3, 2016, B.C. Reg. 12/2016).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • January 31, 2016

The Court Of Appeal Rules (B.C. Reg. 297/2001) are amended (effective January 29, 2016, B.C. Reg. 6/2016). The Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) are amended (effective July 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 3/2016). The Supreme Court Family Rules (B.C. Reg. 169/2009) are amended (effective July 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 4/2016). The Small Claims Rules (B.C. Reg. 261/93) are amended (effective January 29, 2016, B.C. Reg. 5/2016).

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BC Minister Of State For Emergency Preparedness

  • January 12, 2016

The Minister Of State For Emergency Preparedness is seeking comment on the review of the Emergency Program Act contained in the Discussion Paper On The Legislative Framework For Emergency Management In British Columbia.

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Greenhouse Gas Industrial Reporting and Control Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 29 (Bill 2)

  • December 29, 2015

The Greenhouse Gas Industrial Reporting and Control Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 29 (Bill 2), except Division 4 of Part 4, section 53(1)(f) and item 1 of the schedule, and related regulations are in force January 1, 2016 (B.C. Regs. 247/2015, 248/2015, 249/2015 and 250/2015).

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ADR Regulations

  • December 29, 2015

Under the Residential Tenancy Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 78, the Residential Tenancy Regulation (B.C. Reg. 477/2003) is amended (effective January 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 254/2015). Under the Manufactured Home Park Tenancy Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 77, the Manufactured Home Park Tenancy Regulation (B.C. Reg. 481/2003) is amended (effective January 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 254/2015).

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Justice Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 6 (Bill 6)

  • December 29, 2015

Sections 18 to 27 of the Justice Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 6 (Bill 6) are in force December 18, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 251/2015).

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Administrative Tribunals Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 10 (Bill 18)

  • December 29, 2015

Sections 1 to 38, 40 to 43, 45 to 56, 60 to 104, 107 to 114, 119, 120, 138, 139, 143 to 160, 165, 166, 184 to 198 and 200 of the Administrative Tribunals Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 10 (Bill 18) and related regulations are in force December 18, 2015 (B.C. Regs. 238/2015, 239/2015, 240/2015).

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Small Claims Act,R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 430

  • December 29, 2015

The Robson Square Small Claims Registry Court Mediation Program is ending (effective December 31, 2015, January 1, 2016 and May 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 244/2015).

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Justice Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015. c. 6 (Bill 6)

  • December 23, 2015

Sections 1 to 13 of the Justice Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015. c. 6 (Bill 6) and related regulations are in force April 1, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 231/2015).

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Building Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 2 (Bill 3)

  • December 22, 2015

Sections 5, 7, 9 and 43 are in force December 15, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 233/2015).

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Health Professions Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 183

  • December 07, 2015

Specified regulations are amended (effective December 3, 2015, B.C. Regs. 224/2015, 225/2015, 226/2015 and 227/2015).

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Pharmacy Operations And Drug Scheduling Act, S.B.C. 2003, c.77

  • December 07, 2015

The Prescribed Health Care Professions Regulation (B.C. Reg. 129/2009) is amended (effective December 3, 2015, B.C. Reg. 228/2015).

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Guide Dog and Service Dog Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 17 (Bill 17)

  • December 07, 2015

The Guide Dog and Service Dog Act and related regulations are in force January 18, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 223/2015).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • December 01, 2015

The Provincial Court (Family) Rules (B.C. Reg. 417/98) is amended (effective November 26, 2015, B.C. Reg. 219/2015).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • November 27, 2015

The Provincial Court (Adult Guardianship) Rules (B.C. Reg. 30/2001), the Provincial Court (Child, Family and Community Service Act) Rules (B.C. Reg. 533/95) and the Small Claims Rules (B.C. Reg. 261/93) are amended (effective November 28, 2016, B.C. Reg. 212/2015).

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Societies Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 18 (Bill 24)

  • November 27, 2015

Sections 1 to 263, 265 to 268, 270 to 274, 276, 279, 281 to 288, 291 to 295, 297 to 299, 301 to 322, 324, 325, 327 to 338, 340 to 349, 351 to 354 and 356 to 365 of the Societies Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 18 (Bill 24) and related regulations are in force November 28, 2016 (B.C. Regs. 211/2015, 214/2015, 216/2015, 217/2015)). Under the Society Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 433 adding fees to Schedule C (effective August 29, 2016, B.C. Reg. 218/2015).

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BC Court of Appeal Civil Rules Reform

  • November 26, 2015

The BC Court of Appeal is seeking comment from the profession and the public regarding reform to its civil rules. The BC Court of Appeal’s deadline for comment is: March 18, 2016.

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BC LEGISLATURE ENDS 2015 FALL SESSION

  • November 19, 2015

On November 17, 2015, the BC Legislature ended its Fall Session. Its notable bills are listed.

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Election Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 106

  • November 16, 2015

The Electoral Purposes for Access to and Use of Personal Information Regulation is created (effective November 6, 2015, B.C. Reg. 205/2015). The Voter Registration Regulation (B.C. Reg. 383/2004) is repealed (effective November 6, 2015, B.C. Reg. 206/2015). The Voter Registration Regulation is created (effective November 6, 2015, B.C. Reg. 206/2015).

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Election Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 106

  • November 07, 2015

The Advertising Sponsor Disclosure Report Regulation (B.C. Reg. 431/99), Election Financing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 371/95), Leadership Contestant Financing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 433/99) and the Political Party and Constituency Association Financial Reports Regulation (B.C. Reg. 434/99) are amended (all effective November 2, 2015, B.C. Reg. 200/2015).

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Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 492

  • November 07, 2015

The Lower Maximum Administrative Penalties Regulation is created (effective February 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 194/2015).

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Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 492

  • November 06, 2015

The Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (B.C. Reg. 296/97) is amended (effective February 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 195/2015).

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Insurance Corporation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 228

  • November 06, 2015

The Permitted Cost of Services (Off-Road Vehicle) Regulation (B.C. Reg. 241/2014) is amended (effective November 1, 2015, B.C. Reg. 199/2015).

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Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 13 (Bill 15)

  • November 03, 2015

Sections 5, 23, 31, 34, 47, 51, 55 and 56 are brought into force November 2, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 202/2015).

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BC Ministry of Justice Franchises Regulation

  • November 02, 2015

The BC government is considering submissions on the Franchises Act (Disclosure) Regulation. The government’s deadline is: January 15, 2016.

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Local Elections Campaign Financing (Expense Limits) Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 43)

  • October 29, 2015

The Local Elections Campaign Financing (Expense Limits) Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 43) has passed First Reading. The government advises Bill 43 is an exposure bill and will not be passed this Fall Legislative Session.

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Electoral Districts Act (Bill 42)

  • October 29, 2015

The Electoral Districts Act (Bill 42) has passed First Reading and Second Reading.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 3), 2015 (Bill 41)

  • October 20, 2015

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 3), 2015 (Bill 41) has passed First Reading.

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Off-Road Vehicle Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 5 (Bill 13)

  • October 17, 2015

Sections 13(1)(b) and (c) and (2), 14(a) to (c), 15, 18 to 20, 26(1)(d), (e), (g) and (h), (2)(c), (d) and (f), 30(2)(h), (i) and (n) (i) and 50 of the Off-Road Vehicle Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 5 (Bill 13), as well as related regulations, are in force November 1, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 193/2015).

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British Columbia Transit Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 38

  • October 16, 2015

The British Columbia Transit Regulation (B.C. Reg. 30/91) is amended (effective October 13, 2015, B.C. Reg. 189/2015).

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Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 40)

  • October 10, 2015

The Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 40) has passed First Reading.

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Workers Compensation Amendment Act (No. 2), 2015 (Bill 35)

  • October 10, 2015

The Workers Compensation Amendment Act (No. 2), 2015 (Bill 35) has passed First Reading.

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Provincial Immigration Programs Act (Bill 39)

  • October 10, 2015

The Provincial Immigration Programs Act (Bill 39) has passed First and Second Reading.

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Franchises Act (Bill 38)

  • October 07, 2015

The Franchises Act (Bill 38) has passed First and Second Reading.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2015 (Bill 37)

  • October 07, 2015

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2015 (Bill 37) has passed First Reading.

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Ombudsperson Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 30 (Bill 31)

  • September 14, 2015

Section 1 of the Ombudsperson Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 30 (Bill 31) is in force September 11, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 170/2015).

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Proposed Amendment Wildfire Act

  • September 06, 2015

In the 2016 Spring Legislative Session, the BC Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure advises that it intends to amend the Wildfire Act to increase penalties to prevent drones (unmanned aerial vehicles/UAVs) from flying over fire fighting operations.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 23 (Bill 23)

  • August 03, 2015

Sections 33 to 40 of Bill 23 and regulations are in force July 30, 2015 (B.C. Regs. 160/2015 and 161/2015).

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South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority Act, S.B.C. 1998, c. 30

  • August 03, 2015

The Fare Infraction Review Referral Regulation (B.C. Reg. 88/2013) is amended (effective July 28, 2015, B.C. Reg. 157/2015).

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Evidence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 124

  • July 23, 2015

The Commissioners for Taking Affidavits for British Columbia Regulation is created (effective September 1, 2015 (Ministerial Order M223).

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Ombudsperson Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 31)

  • July 20, 2015

The Ombudsperson Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 31) has passed First Reading.

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Real Estate Development Marketing Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 41

  • July 18, 2015

The Real Estate Development Marketing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 505/2004) is amended (effective July 15, 2015, B.C. Reg. 138/2015).

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Local Government Bylaw Notice Enforcement Act S.B.C. 2003, c. 60 (Bill 65)

  • July 18, 2015

The Bylaw Notice Enforcement Regulation (B.C. Reg. 175/2004) is amended (effective July 31, 2015, B.C. Reg. 137/2015).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 25 (Bill 44)

  • July 18, 2015

Sections 62, 63, 78, 83, 84, 87 and 93 are in force July 15, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 133/2015).

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Societies Act

  • March 25, 2015

The Societies Act (Bill 24) has passed First Reading.

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Adoption Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 2)

The Adoption Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 2) passed First Reading.

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Building Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 2 (Bill 3)

Sections 31 to 34 of Bill 3 and the Building Act Administrative Regulation are in force June 10, 2016 ( B.C. Reg. 133/2016). Also, the Building Act General Regulation is created (effective June 8, 2016, B.C. Reg. 131/2016).

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Cannabis Provisions and Regulations in Force

Various statutes and regulations are amended (effective various dates in October 2018, by B.C. Regs. 200/2018, 201/2018, 202/2018, 203/2018, 204/2018, 205/2018, 206/2018, 207/2018, 208/2018, 209/2018, 210/2018, 211/2018, 212/2018 and 213/2018).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 22) and the Insurance (Vehicle) Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 20)

Companion statutes, the Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 22) and the Insurance (Vehicle) Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 20) have passed First Reading.

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Coroners Act, S.B.C. 2007, c. 15

The Coroners Regulation (B.C. Reg. 298/2007) is amended (effective July 20, 2016, B.C. Reg. 187/2016).

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Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 15)

The Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 15) passed First Reading.

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Income Tax Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 10)

The Income Tax Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 10) has passed First Reading.

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Local Government Bylaw Notice Enforcement Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 60

The Bylaw Notice Enforcement Regulation (B.C. Reg. 175/2004), is amended (effective December 22, 2015, B.C. Regs. 252/2015 and 253/2015).

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Mines Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 8)

The Mines Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 8) has passed First Reading.

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Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy

The Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy has initiated a consultation regarding Clean Growth Future.

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Ministry of Finance

The BC Ministry of Ministry of Finance Gender Equity Office is seeking submissions on providing for paid leave regarding domestic or sexual violence for employees under the Employment Standards Act.

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Ministry of Finance

The BC Ministry of Finance is seeking submissions on its proposed Commercial Liens Act.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2019 (Bill 35)

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2019 (Bill 35) has passed First and Second Reading.

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

The Designation of Motorcycle Safety Helmets Regulation (B.C. Reg. 97/2012) is amended (effective July 19, 2019, B.C. Reg. 179/2019).

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Passenger Transportation Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 55)

The Passenger Transportation Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 55) has passed First and Second Reading.

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BC Ministry of Environment

The BC Ministry of Environment is seeking comment regarding its Intentions Paper: Spill Preparedness and Response in BC: Proposed Amendments to the Environmental Management Act and Proposed Regulations.

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Red Tape Reduction Regulation Reform

The government has repealed or amended over 50 regulations as part of its Red Tape Reduction Regulation Reform.

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