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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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Business Practices And Consumer Protection Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 7)

  • February 26, 2019

The Business Practices And Consumer Protection Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 7) has passed First Reading.

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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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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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