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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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