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Income Tax Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 215 and Provincial Sales Tax Act, S.B.C. 2012, C. 35

  • June 28, 2018

Specified regulations are amended (effective retroactively from April 1, 2013, B.C. Reg. 128/2018 and effective July 1, 2018, B.C. Regs. 132/2018 and 133/2018).

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Community Care And Assisted Living Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 6 (Bill 5)

  • June 28, 2018

Sections 1, 2, 4 and 6 to 9 of the Community Care And Assisted Living Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 6 (Bill 5) are in force September 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 130/2018).

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Constitution Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 66

  • June 21, 2018

Order in Council 213/2017 is amended (effective June 13, 2018, Order in Council 285/2018).

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BC Law Institute

  • June 20, 2018

The BC Law Institute (BCLI) has initiated a consultation regarding the Employment Standards Act.

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Access to Abortion Services Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 1

  • June 07, 2018

The Abortion Services Access Zone Regulation (B.C. Reg. 337/95) is amended (effective June 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 104/2018).

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Interpretation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 238

  • May 18, 2018

Specified regulations are amended (effective May 18, 2018, B.C. Reg. 99/2018).

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Mental Health Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 288

  • May 16, 2018

The Mental Health Regulation (B.C. Reg. 233/99) is amended (effective May 15, 2018, B.C. Reg. 96/2018).

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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

  • May 16, 2018

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 May 15, 2018, B.C. Reg. 94/2018).

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Protection Of Public Participation Act (Bill 32)

  • May 15, 2018

The Protection Of Public Participation Act (Bill 32) has passed First Reading.

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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

  • April 30, 2018

The Forms Regulation (B.C. Reg. 166/2015) is repealed and the Forms Regulation is created (effective April 24, 2018, B.C. Reg. 87/2018).

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