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Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 50)

  • November 03, 2018

The Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 50) has passed First Reading.

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

  • October 27, 2018

The Designated Accommodation Area Tax Regulation (B.C. Reg. 93/2013) is amended ((effective November 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 225/2018) and effective December 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 226/2018).

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Ministry of Labour

  • October 25, 2018

The Ministry of Labour has initiated a consultation regarding proposed amendments to the Labour Relations Code.

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South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018 (Bill 46)

  • October 23, 2018

The South Coast British Columbia Transportation Authority Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018 (Bill 46) has passed First Reading.

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Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act (Bill 48)

  • October 23, 2018

The Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act (Bill 48) has passed First Reading.

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Budget Measures Implementation (Speculation And Vacancy Tax) Act, 2018 (Bill 45)

  • October 18, 2018

The Budget Measures Implementation (Speculation And Vacancy Tax) Act, 2018 (Bill 45) has passed First Reading.

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

  • October 11, 2018

Various regulations are amended (effective September 28, 2018, B.C. Reg. 185/2018, effective November 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 195/2018 and effective October 2, 2018, B.C. Reg. 196/2018).

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Utilities Commission Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 473 and Clean Energy Act, S.B.C. 2010, c. 22

  • October 10, 2018

Specified regulations are repealed or created (effective October 2, 2018, B.C. Reg. 197/2018).

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Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy

  • October 09, 2018

The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy has initiated a consultation regarding whether or not the temporary provisions for water use in mineral exploration and small-scale placer mining operations should become a permanent part of the Water Sustainability Act regulations.

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WorkSafeBC

  • October 09, 2018

WorkSafeBC has initiated a consultation regarding section 55 of the Workers Compensation Act and mental disorders.

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