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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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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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