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Forest Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 157

  • July 14, 2019

Specified Orders in Council and regulations are effective July 10, 2019 and July 16, 2019 (OIC 421/2019, 422/2019, 423/2019, 424/2019, 425/2019, 426/2019 and B.C. Reg. 170/2019).

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Liquor Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 19 and Liquor Distribution Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 268

  • July 13, 2019

Regulations are amended (July 8, 2019, B.C. Regs. 155/2019 and 156/2019).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 17 (Bill 22)

  • July 11, 2019

Provisions and regulations are in force in part retroactively from January 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 150/2019), in part July 8, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 150/2019) and in part July 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 151/2019).

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Environmental Management Act, S.B .C. 2003, c. 53

  • July 09, 2019

Specified regulations are created, amended or repealed September 15, 2019 (B.C.Regs. 152/2019, 153/2019 and 154/2019).

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Agricultural Land Commission Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 36

  • July 05, 2019

The Agricultural Land Reserve Use Regulation (B.C. Reg. 30/2019) is amended (effective July 4, 2019, B.C. Reg. 147/2019).

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

  • June 25, 2019

The Designated Accommodation Area Tax Regulation (B.C. Reg. 93/2013) is amended (effective in part September 1, 2019, October 1, 2019 and February 1, 2020, B.C. Reg. 139/2019).

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Forest and Range Practices Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 69

  • June 25, 2019

The Tree Seeds and Services Regulation is created (effective July 2, 2019, B.C. Reg. 138/2019).

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Health Sector Statutes Repeal Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 50 (Bill 47)

  • June 24, 2019

Sections 1 and 2 of the Health Sector Statutes Repeal Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 50 (Bill 47) and regulations are in force July 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 130/2019).

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Oil and Gas Activities Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 54 (Bill 56)

  • June 24, 2019

Sections 13, 16 and 18 of the Oil and Gas Activities Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 54 (Bill 56) and a regulation are in force January 1, 2020 (B.C. Reg. 134/2019).

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Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 18 (Bill 17)

  • June 15, 2019

Specified provisions of the Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 18 (Bill 17) and regulations are in force July 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 125/2019) and effective July 4, 2019, B.C. Reg. 133/2019). Other regulations are amended (effective July 4, 2019, B.C. Reg. 133/2019 and June 17, 2019, B.C. Reg. 132/2019).

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