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BC Liquor Policy Review Final Report (January 2014)

The Ministry of Justice has released the BC Liquor Policy Review Final Report with recommendations.

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Pension Benefits Standards Amendment Act, 2014 (Bill 10)

The Pension Benefits Standards Amendment Act, 2014 (Bill 10) has passed First Reading.

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BC Ministry of Finance White Paper to modernize the Society Act.

The BC Ministry of Finance has issued a White Paper to modernize the Society Act. The Ministry of Finance’s deadline for comment is: October 15, 2014.

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Income Tax Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 215

The Training Tax Credits Regulation (B.C. Reg. 243/2007) is amended (effective various dates, B.C. Reg. 159/2014).

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Container Trucking Act (Bill 5)

The Container Trucking Act (Bill 5) has passed First Reading.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2014 (Bill 4)

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2014 (Bill 4) has passed First Reading.

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R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 267

The Liquor Control and Licensing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 244/2002) is amended (effective November 24, 2014, B.C. Reg. 209/2014).

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Private Training Act (Bill 7)

The Private Training Act (Bill 7) has passed First Reading.

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Chartered Professional Accountants Act (Bill 4)

The Chartered Professional Accountants Act (Bill 4) has passed First Reading.

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Employment Standards Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 113,

The Employment Standards Regulation (B.C. Reg. 396/96) is amended (effective September 15, 2015, B.C. Reg. 40/2015).

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