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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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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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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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