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Lobbyists Registration Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 54)

  • October 29, 2018

The Lobbyists Registration Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 54) has passed First Reading.

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Coroners Act, S.B.C. 2007, c. 15

  • October 27, 2018

The Coroners Regulation (B.C. Reg. 298/2007) is amended (effective November 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 222/2018).

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Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 338

  • October 27, 2018

The Violation Ticket Administration and Fines Regulation (B.C. Reg. 89/97) is amended (effective October 26, 2018, B.C. Reg. 224/2018).

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Correction Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 46

  • October 24, 2018

The Correction Act Regulation (B.C. Reg. 58/2005) is amended t(effective November 13, 2018, B.C. Reg. 219/2018).

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Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act (Bill 48)

  • October 23, 2018

The Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act (Bill 48) has passed First Reading.

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Cannabis Regulations in Force

  • October 18, 2018

Specified regulations are created and in force (effective October 17, 2018, Ministerial Order M413/2018, October 16, 2018 in part and November 30, 2018 in part, B.C. Reg. 214/2018).

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Estate Administration Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 122 and Interpretation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 238

  • October 10, 2018

Various statutes and regulations are amended or repealed (effective October 1, 2018, B.C. Regs. 190/2018 and 191/2018).

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Trespass Act, R.S.B.C. 2018, c. 3

  • October 10, 2018

A revised Trespass Act and specified regulations are in force October 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 193/2018).

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Poverty Reduction Strategy Act (Bill 39)

  • October 06, 2018

The Poverty Reduction Strategy Act (Bill 39) has passed First Reading and is at Second Reading.

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Member Resolution

  • September 26, 2018

Member resolution for the Annual General Meeting of the Law Society of BC, which will be held on Tuesday, October 30, 2018.

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