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Missing Persons Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 2 (Bill 3)

  • June 12, 2015

The Missing Persons Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 2 (Bill 3) and regulations are in force June 9, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 111/2015).

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BC Ministry of Justice

  • June 05, 2015

The BC Ministry of Justice is seeking comment from the profession and the public regarding the proposed Enforcement of Money Judgments Act to replace the current Court Order Enforcement Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c.78. The BC Ministry of Justice's deadline for comment is: July 31, 2015.

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

  • June 03, 2015

Sections 1, as it enacts the definitions of "Crown land", "prescribed private land" and "private land", 17, 21 to 25, 26(1) (f), (2)(e), (3), (5)(e) and (10), 28, 29, 30(2)(b), (d), (j) to (m) and (o) to (s), 31 to 34 and 41 of the Off-Road Vehicle Act, S.B.C. 2014, c. 5 (Bill 13), and related regulations, are in force June 1, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 96/2015).

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BC Ministry of Finance

  • June 02, 2015

The BC Ministry of Finance is seeking comment from the profession and the public regarding the Financial Institutions Act and Credit Union Incorporation Act. The BC Ministry of Finance deadline for comment is: September 15, 2015.

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Justice Statutes Amendment Act, 2014, S.B.C. 2014, c. 9 (Bill 14)

  • May 31, 2015

Section 73 of the Justice Statutes Amendment Act, 2014, S.B.C. 2014, c. 9 (Bill 14) is in force May 22, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 78/2015).

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Drug plans regulations

  • May 31, 2015

Drugs plans regulations under various statutes are effective June 1, 2015 (B.C. Regs. 73/2015 and 74/2015).

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Agricultural Land Commission Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 36

  • May 13, 2015

The Agricultural Land Reserve Use, Subdivision and Procedure Regulation (B.C. Reg. 171/2002) is amended (effective May 7, 2015, B.C. Reg. 69/2015).

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

  • April 23, 2015

The Designation of Motorcycle Safety Helmets Regulation (B.C. Reg. 97/2012) is amended (effective April 15, 2015, B.C. Reg. 56/2015).

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Societies Act

  • March 25, 2015

The Societies Act (Bill 24) has passed First Reading.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 23)

  • March 24, 2015

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 23) has passed First Reading.

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