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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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Local Government Act, R.S.B.C. 2015, c. 1

  • April 25, 2019

The High-Speed Internet Regulation is created (effective April 25, 2019, B.C. Reg. 95/2019).

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Forest Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 157

  • April 19, 2019

The Transfer Regulation (B.C. Reg. 351/2004) is amended (effective April 11, 2019, B.C. Reg. 76/2019).

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Local Government Statutes (Housing Needs Reports) Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 20 (Bill 18)

  • April 16, 2019

Regulations are created (effective April 16, 2019, B.C. Regs. 90/2019 and 91/2019).

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Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Statutes Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 11 (Bill 12)

  • April 16, 2019

Section 43, 47, 48 and section 49, as it enacts section 108(2)(r.1) of the Wildlife Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 488, of Bill 12 and regulations are in force April 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 85/2019).

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Pharmaceutical Services Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 22

  • April 14, 2019

The Drug Plans Regulation (B.C. Reg. 73/2015) is amended (effective April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 68/2019).

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Community Safety Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 13)

  • April 07, 2019

The Community Safety Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 13) has passed First Reading.

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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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Utilities Commission Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 473

  • April 07, 2019

The Direction to the British Columbia Utilities Commission Respecting the Biomass Energy Program is created (effective April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 71/2019)

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