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Proposed BC changes to the Columbia River Treaty

  • October 18, 2013

The BC Ministry of Energy and Mines requests comments from the profession regarding BC’s proposed changes to the Columbia River Treaty between Canada and the United States.

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Wills, Estates and Succession Act, S.B.C. 2009, c. 13 (BILL 4)

  • October 04, 2013

Section 266 of the Wills, Estates And Succession Act, S.B.C. 2009, c. 13 (Bill 4) is in force March 14, 2014 (B.C. Reg. 208/2013).

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Proposed BC Local Elections Campaign Financing Act

  • September 10, 2013

Request for Comment

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Supply Act, 2013‐2014, S.B.C. 2013, C. 3 (Bill 3)

  • July 30, 2013

For your information, the Supply Act, 2013­-2014, S.B.C. 2013, C. 3 (Bill 3) has passed First, Second and Third Reading, all on July 25, 2013.

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Electoral Boundaries Commission Amendment Act, 2014 (Bill 2)

For your information, the Electoral Boundaries Commission Amendment Act, 2014 (Bill 2) has passed First Reading.

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Public Service Act, R. S.B.C. 1996, c. 385

Under the Public Service Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 385 regulations are amended (effective April 17, 2014, B.C. Regs. 66/20154 and 67/2014).

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BC Ministry of Finance White Paper to modernize the Society Act.

The BC Ministry of Finance has issued a White Paper to modernize the Society Act. The Ministry of Finance’s deadline for comment is: October 15, 2014.

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R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 267

The Liquor Control and Licensing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 244/2002) is amended (effective November 24, 2014, B.C. Reg. 209/2014).

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Business Number Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 50

The Business Number Regulation (B.C. Reg. 388/2003) is amended (effective January 20, 2015, B.C. Reg. 11/2015).

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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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