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Civil Resolution Tribunal

  • January 30, 2019

The Civil Resolution Tribunal has released its consultation regarding its proposed new Rules.

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BC Law Institute

  • January 22, 2019

The BC Law Institute (BCLI) has released its Report on Governance Issues for Stratas.

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Pill Press and Related Equipment Control Act, S.B. C. 2018, c. 24 (Bill 27)

  • January 04, 2019

The Act, except for specified sections, and regulations are in force January 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 278/2018).

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • January 04, 2019

The Review of 24 Hour Driving Prohibition Regulation (B.C. Reg. 591/2004) is amended (effective December 10, 2018, B.C. Reg. 273/2018).

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Employer Health Tax Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 42 (Bill 44)

  • January 03, 2019

The Employer Health Tax Regulation is created (effective January 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 268/2018).

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Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30)

  • January 03, 2019

The Cannabis Control Regulation (B.C. Reg. 204/2018) is amended (effective December 10, 2018, B.C. Reg. 265/2018).

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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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Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 338

  • December 06, 2018

The Violation Ticket Administration and Fines Regulation (B.C. Reg. 89/97) is amended (effective December 3, 2018, B.C. Reg. 257/2018).

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Administrative Tribunals Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 45 (Bill 56)

  • December 05, 2018

Section 190 of the Administrative Tribunals Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 45 (Bill 56) is in force December 3, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 251/2018).

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