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Missing Persons Act (Bill 3)

  • February 14, 2014

The Missing Persons Act (Bill 3) has passed First Reading.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2013, S.B.C. 2013, c. 12 (Bill 8)

  • November 28, 2013

Sections 11 to 16 of the Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2013, S.B.C. 2013, c. 12 (Bill 8) are in force November 22, 2013 (B.C. Reg. 231/2013). In addition, the Liquor Control and Licensing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 244/2002) is amended, (effective November 22, 2013, B.C. Reg. 231/2013).

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

  • November 28, 2013

Under the Provincial Sales Tax Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 35, the Provincial Sales Tax Transitional Regulation (B.C. Reg. 154/2013) is amended (effective retroactively April 1, 2013 and November 22, 2013, B.C. Reg. 233/2013).

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Health Authorities Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 180

  • November 08, 2013

Under the Health Authorities Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 180, the Fraser Health Authority Special Directions Regulation is created (effective October 31, 2013, B.C. Reg. 222/2013).

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Criminal Records Review Amendment Act, 2013, S.B.C. 2013, c. 8 (Bill 11)

  • November 07, 2013

Sections 1 to 44 and sections 52 to 59 of the Criminal Records Review Amendment Act, 2013, S.B.C. 2013, c. 8 (Bill 11) and regulation are in force November 30, 2013 (B.C. Reg. 214/2013).

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Proposed BC Water Sustainability Act

  • October 18, 2013

The BC Ministry of Environment requests comments from the profession regarding its proposed Water Sustainability Act which it proposes to enact in the Spring of 2014. See the attached memo for how to respond to this Request for Comment.

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Proposed amendments to the Integrated Pest Management Regulation (B.C. Reg. 604/2004) under the Integrated Pest Management Act, S.B.C 2003, c. 58

  • October 10, 2013

Proposed amendments to the Integrated Pest Management Regulation (B.C. Reg. 604/2004) under the Integrated Pest Management Act, S.B.C 2003, c. 58.

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Wills, Estates and Succession Act, S.B.C. 2009, c. 13 (BILL 4)

  • October 04, 2013

Section 266 of the Wills, Estates And Succession Act, S.B.C. 2009, c. 13 (Bill 4) is in force March 14, 2014 (B.C. Reg. 208/2013).

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Proposed BC Local Elections Campaign Financing Act

  • September 10, 2013

Request for Comment

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Supply Act, 2013‐2014, S.B.C. 2013, C. 3 (Bill 3)

  • July 30, 2013

For your information, the Supply Act, 2013­-2014, S.B.C. 2013, C. 3 (Bill 3) has passed First, Second and Third Reading, all on July 25, 2013.

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