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Municipal Affairs And Housing Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 3)

  • February 23, 2019

The Municipal Affairs And Housing Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 3) has passed First and Second Reading and is scheduled for Committee Stage.

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Witness Security Act (Bill 4)

  • February 22, 2019

The Witness Security Act (Bill 4) has passed First Reading.

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Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2019 (Bill 5)

  • February 22, 2019

The Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2019 (Bill 5) has passed First Reading.

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Motor Dealer Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 316

  • February 12, 2019

Specified regulations are amended (effective in part February 8, 2019 and in part April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 16/2019).

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Employment And Assistance Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 40 and the Employment And Assistance For Persons With Disabilities Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 41

  • February 12, 2019

Under the Employment and Assistance Act, the Employment and Assistance Regulation (B.C. Reg. 263/2002) and under the Employment And Assistance For Persons With Disabilities Act, the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Regulation (B.C. Reg. 265/2002) are each amended (effective February 11, 2019, B.C. Reg. 19/2019).

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Family Maintenance Enforcement Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 14 (Bill 10)

  • February 12, 2019

Sections 2 to 4 of the Family Maintenance Enforcement Amendment Act, 2018 S.B.C. 2018, c. 14 (Bill 10) are in force March 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 20/2019).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal

  • January 30, 2019

The Civil Resolution Tribunal has released its consultation regarding its proposed new Rules.

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Environmental Management Act, R.S.B.C. 2003, c. 53

  • January 25, 2019

The Contaminated Sites Regulation (B.C. Reg. 375/96) is amended (effective January 24, 2019, B.C. Regs. 11/2019 and 13/2019).

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Agricultural Land Commission Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 36 and Environmental Management Act, SBC 2003, c. 53

  • January 24, 2019

Various regulations effective 2019 to 2029 (B.C. Regs. 7/2019 and 8/2019).

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BC Law Institute

  • January 22, 2019

The BC Law Institute (BCLI) has released its Report on Governance Issues for Stratas.

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