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COVID-19 Related Measures Act (Bill 19)

  • July 09, 2020

COVID-19 Related Measures Act (Bill 19)

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BC Corrections Fact Sheets

  • June 19, 2020

Defence Counsel Access to Clients fact sheet is intended for use of defence counsel and the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General asks that counsel not share the document with clients or members of the public or post it on any public websites.

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Civil Forfeiture Act, S.B.C. 2005, c. 29

  • July 28, 2019

The Civil Forfeiture Regulation (B.C. Reg. 164/2006) is amended (effective July 19, 2019, B.C. Reg. 174/2019).

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Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 45 (Bill 48)

  • July 13, 2019

Specified provisions and regulations are in force effective in part July 8, 2019 and in part October 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 158/2019).

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Child Care Subsidy Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 26 and Child, Family and Community Service Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 46

  • July 12, 2019

Specified regulations are amended (both effective July 8, 2019, B.C. Regs. 148/2019 and 149/2019).

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DIVORCE ACT CHANGES EXPLAINED

  • July 10, 2019

DIVORCE ACT CHANGES EXPLAINED

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Passenger Transportation Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018 (Bill 55)

  • July 08, 2019

Specified provisions and regulations are effective September 3, 2019 in part and September 16, 2019 in part (B.C. Regs. 159/2019, 160/2019, 161/2019, 162/2019, 163/2019, 164/2019, 165/2019 and 1669/2019).

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Waiver or Adjournment Form

  • June 24, 2019

The Supreme Court of British Columbia has issued a Waiver or Adjournment form for use in detention review proceedings under s. 525 of the Criminal Code.

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Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 18 (Bill 17)

  • June 15, 2019

Specified provisions of the Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 18 (Bill 17) and regulations are in force July 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 125/2019) and effective July 4, 2019, B.C. Reg. 133/2019). Other regulations are amended (effective July 4, 2019, B.C. Reg. 133/2019 and June 17, 2019, B.C. Reg. 132/2019).

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Criminal Code, R.S.C. 1985, c. C-46

  • June 11, 2019

The Ministerial Order M206/2019 is created (effective June 7, 2019).

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