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Medical Research (BC Cancer Agency) and Health Status Registry Act, R.S.B.C. 2018, c. 1

  • October 25, 2018

The British Columbia Cancer Agency Research Information Regulation (B.C. Reg. 286/91) is amended (effective on the date that the Medical Research (BC Cancer Agency) and Health Status Registry Act is brought into force, B.C. Reg. 215/2018).

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Poverty Reduction Strategy Act (Bill 39)

  • October 06, 2018

The Poverty Reduction Strategy Act (Bill 39) has passed First Reading and is at Second Reading.

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Human Rights Code, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 210

  • August 03, 2018

BC intends to amend Human Rights Code in Fall 2018.

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Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill M 216)

  • May 17, 2018

Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill M 216) has passed First and Second Reading.

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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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Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General

  • March 12, 2018

The Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General has initiated a consultation regarding policing standards to promote unbiased policing.

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Legal Profession Amendment Act, 2012, S.B.C. 2012, c. 16 (Bill 40)

  • December 18, 2017

Specified provisions are in force April 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 230/2017).

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Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Traini

  • December 05, 2017

The Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training is seeking public comment on the operation of the Sexual Violence and Misconduct Policy Act.

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BC Ministry of Justice

  • August 24, 2016

The BC Ministry of Justice is seeking comment regarding the Family Law Act.

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 16 (Bill 19) and Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40)

  • August 06, 2016

Various provisions of the Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 16 (Bill 19) and the Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40) and related regulations are in force July 28, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 206/2016).

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