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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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