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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, C. 25 and Insurance (Vehicle) Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 20)

  • April 07, 2019

Various regulations are amended (effective in part March 29, 2019 in part March 30, 2019 and in part April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 60/2019)

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Information Management (Documenting Government Decisions) Amendment Act, 2017, S.B.C. 2017, c.7 (Bill 6)

  • April 06, 2019

Bill 6 and regulation are in force (March 31, 2019, B.C. Reg. 65/2019).

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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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Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 24)

  • April 02, 2019

The Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 24) has passed First Reading.

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Environmental Management Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 17)

  • March 28, 2019

The Environmental Management Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 17) has passed First Reading.

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

  • March 25, 2019

The Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) are amended (effective March 22, 2019, B.C. Reg. 56/2019).

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Medicare Protection Amendment Act, 2003, S.B.C. 2003, c. 95 (Bill 92)

  • March 15, 2019

B.C. Reg. 178/2018 is amended (effective in part April 1, 2019 and effective in part March 31, 2020, B.C. Reg. 46/2019).

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

  • March 14, 2019

The Provincial Court (Child, Family and Community Service Act) Rules (B.C. Reg. 533/95) is amended (effective March 11, 2019, B.C. Reg. 49/2019).

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Motor Vehicle Act,R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • March 08, 2019

The Accident Report Threshold Regulation (B.C. Reg. 191/2008) is repealed and replaced by the Accident Report Threshold Regulation (effective March 8, 2019, B.C. Reg. 47/2018).

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Agricultural Land Commission Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 15)

  • March 07, 2019

The Agricultural Land Commission Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 15) has passed First Reading.

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