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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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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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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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