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Justice Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 6 (Bill 6)

  • December 29, 2015

Sections 18 to 27 of the Justice Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 6 (Bill 6) are in force December 18, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 251/2015).

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Administrative Tribunals Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 10 (Bill 18)

  • December 29, 2015

Sections 1 to 38, 40 to 43, 45 to 56, 60 to 104, 107 to 114, 119, 120, 138, 139, 143 to 160, 165, 166, 184 to 198 and 200 of the Administrative Tribunals Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 10 (Bill 18) and related regulations are in force December 18, 2015 (B.C. Regs. 238/2015, 239/2015, 240/2015).

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Societies Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 18 (Bill 24)

  • November 27, 2015

Sections 1 to 263, 265 to 268, 270 to 274, 276, 279, 281 to 288, 291 to 295, 297 to 299, 301 to 322, 324, 325, 327 to 338, 340 to 349, 351 to 354 and 356 to 365 of the Societies Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 18 (Bill 24) and related regulations are in force November 28, 2016 (B.C. Regs. 211/2015, 214/2015, 216/2015, 217/2015)). Under the Society Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 433 adding fees to Schedule C (effective August 29, 2016, B.C. Reg. 218/2015).

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BC LEGISLATURE ENDS 2015 FALL SESSION

  • November 19, 2015

On November 17, 2015, the BC Legislature ended its Fall Session. Its notable bills are listed.

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Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 492

  • November 07, 2015

The Lower Maximum Administrative Penalties Regulation is created (effective February 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 194/2015).

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Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 492

  • November 06, 2015

The Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (B.C. Reg. 296/97) is amended (effective February 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 195/2015).

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Insurance Corporation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 228

  • November 06, 2015

The Permitted Cost of Services (Off-Road Vehicle) Regulation (B.C. Reg. 241/2014) is amended (effective November 1, 2015, B.C. Reg. 199/2015).

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Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 13 (Bill 15)

  • November 03, 2015

Sections 5, 23, 31, 34, 47, 51, 55 and 56 are brought into force November 2, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 202/2015).

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Off-Road Vehicle Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 5 (Bill 13)

  • October 17, 2015

Sections 13(1)(b) and (c) and (2), 14(a) to (c), 15, 18 to 20, 26(1)(d), (e), (g) and (h), (2)(c), (d) and (f), 30(2)(h), (i) and (n) (i) and 50 of the Off-Road Vehicle Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 5 (Bill 13), as well as related regulations, are in force November 1, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 193/2015).

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Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 40)

  • October 10, 2015

The Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 40) has passed First Reading.

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