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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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