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Red Tape Reduction Regulations

  • March 07, 2019

Specified regulations are amended (effective March 6, 2019 and July 1, 2019, by various B.C. Regs. and OIC 95/2019).

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Heritage Conservation Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 14)

  • March 06, 2019

The Heritage Conservation Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 14) has passed First Reading.

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Civil Forfeiture Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 11)

  • March 06, 2019

The Civil Forfeiture Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 11) has passed First Reading.

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Ministry of Labour

  • March 01, 2019

The Ministry of Labour is seeking submissions on its Consultation Paper on the Employment Standards Act.

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

  • February 27, 2019

The Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective February 25, 2019, B.C. Reg. 33/2019).

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Attorney General Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 9)

  • February 27, 2019

The Attorney General Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 9) has passed First Reading.

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Child, Family and Community Service Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018 c. 27 (Bill 26)

  • February 26, 2019

Provisions of the Child, Family and Community Service Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018 c. 27 (Bill 26) and regulations are in force April 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 17/2019).

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

  • February 25, 2019

The Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) are amended (effective in part February 11, 2019 and in part February 1, 2020, B.C. Reg. 18/2019).

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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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