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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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Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 492

  • February 11, 2019

The Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (B.C. Reg. 296/97) is amended (effective June 3, 2019, B.C. Reg. 14/2019).

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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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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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Water Sustainability Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 15

  • December 05, 2018

The Water Sustainability Regulation (B.C. Reg. 36/2016) is amended (effective December 3, 2018, B.C. Reg. 259/2018).

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Provincial Sales Tax Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 35

  • November 30, 2018

The Designated Accommodation Area Tax Regulation (B.C. Reg. 93/2013) is amended (effective in part February 1, 2019 and effective in part March 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 250/2018).

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Community Charter, S.B.C. 2003, c. 26 and Safety Standards Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 39

  • November 27, 2018

Specified regulations are effective November 27, 2018 (B.C. Regs. 242/2018 and 245/2018).

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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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