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Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 15 (Bill 15)

  • April 07, 2019

Provisions of Bill 15 and regulation are in force in part March 29, 2019 and in part April 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 62/2019).

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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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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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Agricultural Land Commission Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c . 56 (Bill 52)

  • February 27, 2019

The Act and specified regulations are in force (effective February 22, 2019, B.C. Reg. 30/2019).

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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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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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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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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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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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