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Interpretation Amendment Act, 2019(BILL 40)

  • October 31, 2019

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

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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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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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Canadian Centre for Elder Law

  • October 11, 2019

The Canadian Centre for Elder Law ) is conducting research on the use of representation agreements and financial decision making in British Columbia.

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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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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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Financial Institutions Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 141

  • June 15, 2019

The Trust And Deposit Business Exemption Regulation (B.C. Reg. 173/2008) is amended (effective June 14, 2019, B.C. Reg. 124/2019).

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

  • June 10, 2019

The Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) are amended (effective July 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 115/2019).

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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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