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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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Electoral Boundaries Commission Amendment Act, 2014 (Bill 2)

For your information, the Electoral Boundaries Commission Amendment Act, 2014 (Bill 2) has passed First Reading.

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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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Adult Guardianship And Planning Statutes Amendment Act, 2007, S.B.C. 2007, c. 34 (Bill 29)

B.C. Reg. 131/2013 is repealed and specific provisions of the Adult Guardianship And Planning Statutes Amendment Act, 2007, S.B.C. 2007, c. 34 (Bill 29) are in force December 1, 2014 (B.C. Reg. 25/2014).

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Home Owner Grant Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 194

Under the Home Owner Grant Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 194, the Home Owner Grant Regulation (B.C. Reg. 100/2002) is amended to add “nurse practitioner” to the list of approved medical practitioners (effective May 26, 2014, B.C. Reg. 92/2014).

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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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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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