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Forest and Range Practices Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 21)

  • April 02, 2019

The Forest and Range Practices Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 21) has passed First Reading.

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Energy Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 19)

  • April 02, 2019

The Energy Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 19) has passed First Reading.

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Environmental Management Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 17)

  • March 28, 2019

The Environmental Management Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 17) has passed First Reading.

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Protected Areas Of British Columbia Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 16)

  • March 25, 2019

The Protected Areas Of British Columbia Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 16) has passed First Reading.

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Geothermal Resources Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 171 and Oil and Gas Activities Act, S.B.C. 2008, c. 3

  • March 08, 2019

Specified regulations are amended (effective March 8, 2019, B.C. Regs. 44/2019 and 45/2019).

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Agricultural Land Commission Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 15)

  • March 07, 2019

The Agricultural Land Commission Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 15) has passed First Reading.

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Red Tape Reduction Regulations

  • March 07, 2019

Specified regulations are amended (effective March 6, 2019 and July 1, 2019, by various B.C. Regs. and OIC 95/2019).

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Heritage Conservation Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 14)

  • March 06, 2019

The Heritage Conservation Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 14) has passed First Reading.

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Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 372

  • March 02, 2019

Specified regulations are created, amended or repealed (effective June 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 34/2019).

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Ministry of Labour

  • March 01, 2019

The Ministry of Labour is seeking submissions on its Consultation Paper on the Employment Standards Act.

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