Interpretation Amendment Act, 2019(BILL 40)

  • October 31, 2019

The Interpretation Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 40) has passed First Reading.

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Modernizing the Emergency Program Act

  • October 29, 2019

The Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General has initiated a consultation to modernize the Emergency Program Act.

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Amendments to the Court Of Appeal Act and the Court Of Appeal Rules

  • October 28, 2019

The Ministry of Attorney General has initiated a consultation regarding amendments to the Court Of Appeal Act and the Court Of Appeal Rules.

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Securities Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 33)

  • October 28, 2019

The Securities Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 33) has passed First Reading.

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Financial Institutions Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 37)

  • October 28, 2019

The Financial Institutions Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 37) has passed First Reading.

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Miscellaneous Statutes (Minor Corrections) and Statute Revision Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 39)

  • October 28, 2019

The Miscellaneous Statutes (Minor Corrections) and Statute Revision Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 39) has passed First Reading.

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Statute Revision: Workers Compensation Act

  • October 21, 2019

Effective April 6, 2020, the revised Workers Compensation Act, the official copy of which has been deposited with Legislative Assembly, will be brought into force as a limited revision under Statute Revision Act (B.C. Reg. 207/2019).

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Hiring Children

  • October 09, 2019

The Ministry of Labour requests comment on hiring children.

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Community Care and Assisted Living Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 13 (Bill 16)

  • August 25, 2019

Act and specified regulations are in force December 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 189/2019).

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Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy

  • July 29, 2019

The BC Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy is seeking submissions on its Plastics Action Plan Policy Consultation Paper.

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Civil Forfeiture Act, S.B.C. 2005, c. 29

  • July 28, 2019

The Civil Forfeiture Regulation (B.C. Reg. 164/2006) is amended (effective July 19, 2019, B.C. Reg. 174/2019).

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Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30)

  • July 27, 2019

The Cannabis Licensing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 202/2018) is amended (effective July 19, 2019, B.C. Reg. 173/2019).

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Small Business Venture Capital Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 429

  • July 27, 2019

The Small Business Venture Capital Regulation (B.C. Reg. 390/98) is amended (effective in part July 19, 2019, in part retroactively from February 20, 2019 and in part retroactively from March 2, 2019, B.C. Reg. 182/2019).

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Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

  • July 18, 2019

The Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development is seeking submissions on its Interior Forest Sector Review.

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Land Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 37 (Bill 37)

  • July 18, 2019

Specified provisions of Bill 37 and regulations are amended (effective November 15, 2019, B.C. Reg. 171/2019).

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Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 45 (Bill 48)

  • July 13, 2019

Specified provisions and regulations are in force effective in part July 8, 2019 and in part October 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 158/2019).

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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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DIVORCE ACT CHANGES EXPLAINED

  • July 10, 2019

DIVORCE ACT CHANGES EXPLAINED

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Passenger Transportation Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018 (Bill 55)

  • July 08, 2019

Specified provisions and regulations are effective September 3, 2019 in part and September 16, 2019 in part (B.C. Regs. 159/2019, 160/2019, 161/2019, 162/2019, 163/2019, 164/2019, 165/2019 and 1669/2019).

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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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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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Residential Tenancy Amendment Act, 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 30 (Bill M206)

  • June 10, 2019

The Residential Tenancy Amendment Act, 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 30 (Bill M206) has been given Royal Assent.

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COMMUNITY CARE AND ASSISTED LIVING ACT, S.B.C. 2002, C. 75, HEALTH CARE (CONSENT) AND CARE FACILITY (ADMISSION) ACT, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 181, HEALTH STATUTES AMENDMENT ACT, 2007, S.B.C. 2007, C. 19, HOSPITAL ACT, R.S.B.C.

  • June 09, 2019

Specified provisions and regulations are in force effective November 4, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 114/2019).

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Ministry of Labour

  • June 06, 2019

The BC Ministry of Labour is seeking submissions on its review of the Workers Compensation Act.

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Business Corporations Amendment Act (No. 2), 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 20 (Bill M209)

  • May 19, 2019

The Business Corporations Amendment Act (No. 2), 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 20 (Bill M209) has been given Royal Assent.

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Public Inquiry Act, S.B.C. 2007, c. 9

  • May 15, 2019

Order is made effective May 15, 2019 (Order in Council 238/2019).

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Labour Relations Code Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 30)

  • April 30, 2019

The Labour Relations Code Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 30) has passed First Reading.

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Police Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 31)

  • April 29, 2019

The Police Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 31) has passed First Reading.

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Employment Standards Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 8)

  • April 29, 2019

The Employment Standards Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 8) has passed First Reading.

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, C. 25 and Insurance (Vehicle) Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 20)

  • April 07, 2019

Various regulations are amended (effective in part March 29, 2019 in part March 30, 2019 and in part April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 60/2019)

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Land Owner Transparency Act (Bill 23)

  • April 02, 2019

The Land Owner Transparency Act (Bill 23) has passed First Reading.

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Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 24)

  • April 02, 2019

The Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 24) has passed First Reading.

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Motor Vehicle Act,R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • March 08, 2019

The Accident Report Threshold Regulation (B.C. Reg. 191/2008) is repealed and replaced by the Accident Report Threshold Regulation (effective March 8, 2019, B.C. Reg. 47/2018).

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Civil Forfeiture Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 11)

  • March 06, 2019

The Civil Forfeiture Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 11) has passed First Reading.

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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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Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30)

  • February 27, 2019

The Cannabis Licensing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 202/2018) is amended (effective February 25, 2019, B.C. Reg. 31/2019).

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Protection Of Public Participation Act (Bill 2)

  • February 23, 2019

The Protection Of Public Participation Act (Bill 2) has passed First and Second Reading and is scheduled for Committee Stage.

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Civil Resolution Tribunal

  • January 30, 2019

The Civil Resolution Tribunal has released its consultation regarding its proposed new Rules.

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Business Number Act, S.B.C. 2003, c. 50

  • January 25, 2019

The Business Number Regulation (B.C. Reg. 388/2003) is amended (effective January 24, 2019, B.C. Reg. 10/2019).

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BC Law Institute

  • January 22, 2019

The BC Law Institute (BCLI) has released its Report on Governance Issues for Stratas.

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • January 04, 2019

The Review of 24 Hour Driving Prohibition Regulation (B.C. Reg. 591/2004) is amended (effective December 10, 2018, B.C. Reg. 273/2018).

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Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30)

  • January 03, 2019

The Cannabis Control Regulation (B.C. Reg. 204/2018) is amended (effective December 10, 2018, B.C. Reg. 265/2018).

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Speculation And Vacancy Tax Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 46 (Bill 45)

  • January 03, 2019

Specified regulations are created and amended (effective December 10, 2018, B.C. Regs. 275/2018 and 276/2018).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • December 13, 2018

The Small Claims Rules (B.C. Reg. 261/93) are amended (effective January 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 267/2018).

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Insurance (Vehicle) Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 231, Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318, Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 18 (Bill 17) and the Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 338

  • December 06, 2018

Specified regulations are effective on various dates.

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Local Elections Campaign Financing Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 18

  • November 27, 2018

The Local Elections Campaign Financing Expense Limit Regulation (B.C. Reg. 309/2016) is amended (effective November 27, 2018, B.C. Reg. 243/2018).

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Attorney General Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 57)

  • November 20, 2018

The Attorney General Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 57) has passed First Reading.

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 25 (Bill 44), Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 17 (Bill 22) and INSURANCE (VEHICLE) ACT, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 231

  • November 13, 2018

Specified provisions and regulations are in force (effective January 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 232/2018, effective April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 233/2018 and effective November 9, 2018, B.C. Reg. 234/2018).

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Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 50)

  • November 03, 2018

The Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 50) has passed First Reading.

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Lobbyists Registration Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 54)

  • October 29, 2018

The Lobbyists Registration Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 54) has passed First Reading.

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Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act (Bill 48)

  • October 23, 2018

The Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act (Bill 48) has passed First Reading.

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Budget Measures Implementation (Speculation And Vacancy Tax) Act, 2018 (Bill 45)

  • October 18, 2018

The Budget Measures Implementation (Speculation And Vacancy Tax) Act, 2018 (Bill 45) has passed First Reading.

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Cannabis Regulations in Force

  • October 18, 2018

Specified regulations are created and in force (effective October 17, 2018, Ministerial Order M413/2018, October 16, 2018 in part and November 30, 2018 in part, B.C. Reg. 214/2018).

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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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Land Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 37)

  • October 05, 2018

The Land Statutes Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 37) has passed First Reading, Second Reading and Committee Stage.

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Member Resolution

  • September 26, 2018

Member resolution for the Annual General Meeting of the Law Society of BC, which will be held on Tuesday, October 30, 2018.

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BC Law Institute

  • September 14, 2018

The BC Law Institute (BCLI) has released its Consultation Paper on Insurance Issues for Stratas.

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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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Pension Benefits Standards Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 30

  • August 02, 2018

The Pension Benefits Standards Regulation (B.C. Reg. 71/2015) is amended (effective July 27, 2018, B.C. Reg. 169/2018).

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Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Act, S.B.C. 2017, c. 22

  • August 01, 2018

The Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Regulation (B.C. Reg. 125/2018) is amended (effective July 25, 2018, B.C. Reg. 164/2018).

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Community Care And Assisted Living Act, S.B.C. 2002. C. 75, Environmental Management Act, S.B.C. 2003, C. 53 and Public Health Act, S.B.C. 2008, C. 28

  • August 01, 2018

Specified regulations are amended or created (effective July 27, 2018 in part and effective January 1, 2019 in part, B.C. Reg. 167/2018).

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Strata Property Act, S.B.C. 1998, c. 43

  • July 20, 2018

The Strata Property Regulation (B.C. Reg. 43/2000) is amended (effective November 30, 2018, B.C. Reg. 162/2018).

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Criminal Code, R.S.C. 1985, c. C-46

  • July 16, 2018

The Order in Council 299/2005 is rescinded (effective July 16, 2018, Order in Council 394/2018).

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

  • July 16, 2018

The Agricultural Land Reserve Use, Subdivision and Procedure Regulation (B.C. Reg. 171/2002) is amended (effective July 13, 2018, B.C. Reg. 147/2018).

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Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30) and Cannabis Distribution Act, S.B.C. 2018, C. 28 (Bill 31)

  • July 06, 2018

Sections 1 and 3, Part 2, Divisions 1 to 3 of Part 4, sections 122 and 126, Part 8 and Division 1 of Part 9 of the Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30) and regulations are in force July 9, 2018 (B.C. Regs. 139/2018 and 142/2018). The Cannabis Distribution Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 28 (Bill 31) and regulations are in force July 9, 2018 (B.C. Regs. and 142/2018 and 143/2018).

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Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Act, S.B.C. 2017, c. 22 (Bill 6)

  • June 28, 2018

The Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Regulation is created (effective June 22, 2018, B.C. Reg. 125/2018).

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Constitution Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 66

  • June 21, 2018

Order in Council 213/2017 is amended (effective June 13, 2018, Order in Council 285/2018).

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Ministry of Finance

  • June 20, 2018

The Ministry of Finance has initiated a consultation regarding its Land Owner Transparency Act White Paper.

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BC Law Institute

  • June 20, 2018

The BC Law Institute (BCLI) has initiated a consultation regarding the Employment Standards Act.

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International Commercial Arbitration Act, R.S.B .C. 1996, c. 233

  • June 07, 2018

The International Commercial Arbitration Regulation (B.C. Reg. 168/86) is repealed (effective June 4, 2018, B.C. Reg. 108/2018).

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WorkSafeBC

  • May 25, 2018

WorkSafeBC has initiated a consultation regarding the Workers Compensation Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 9) (in force May 17, 2018).

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Interpretation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 238

  • May 18, 2018

Specified regulations are amended (effective May 18, 2018, B.C. Reg. 99/2018).

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Jury Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 242

  • May 18, 2018

Specified regulations are amended (effective May 18, 2018, B.C. Reg. 100/2018).

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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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Mental Health Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 288

  • May 16, 2018

The Mental Health Regulation (B.C. Reg. 233/99) is amended (effective May 15, 2018, B.C. Reg. 96/2018).

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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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Public Interest Disclosure Act (Bill 28)

  • April 29, 2018

The Public Interest Disclosure Act (Bill 28) passed First Reading.

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Cannabis Control And Licensing Act (Bill 30), Cannabis Distribution Act (Bill 31) and the Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 17)

  • April 26, 2018

Companion statutes, the Cannabis Control And Licensing Act (Bill 30), Cannabis Distribution Act (Bill 31) and the Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 17), all have passed First Reading. have passed First Reading.

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International Commercial Arbitration Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 11)

  • April 11, 2018

The International Commercial Arbitration Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 11) passed First Reading.

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Auditor General for Local Government Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 5

  • March 24, 2018

The Audit Council Regulation (B.C. Reg. 94/2012) is amended (effective March 20, 2018, B.C. Reg. 44/2018).

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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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Election Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 3)

  • September 18, 2017

The Election Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 3) passed First Reading.

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Cannabis Provisions and Regulations in Force

Various statutes and regulations are amended (effective various dates in October 2018, by B.C. Regs. 200/2018, 201/2018, 202/2018, 203/2018, 204/2018, 205/2018, 206/2018, 207/2018, 208/2018, 209/2018, 210/2018, 211/2018, 212/2018 and 213/2018).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 22) and the Insurance (Vehicle) Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 20)

Companion statutes, the Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 22) and the Insurance (Vehicle) Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 20) have passed First Reading.

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Income Tax Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 10)

The Income Tax Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 10) has passed First Reading.

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Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy

The Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy has initiated a consultation regarding Clean Growth Future.

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Ministry of Finance

The BC Ministry of Ministry of Finance Gender Equity Office is seeking submissions on providing for paid leave regarding domestic or sexual violence for employees under the Employment Standards Act.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2019 (Bill 35)

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2019 (Bill 35) has passed First and Second Reading.

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

The Designation of Motorcycle Safety Helmets Regulation (B.C. Reg. 97/2012) is amended (effective July 19, 2019, B.C. Reg. 179/2019).

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