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Plant Protection Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 365

  • April 16, 2019

Regulations are created or repealed (effective April 12, 2019, B.C. Reg. 77/2019 and effective April 15, 2019, B.C. Reg. 87/2019).

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Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Statutes Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 11 (Bill 12)

  • April 16, 2019

Section 43, 47, 48 and section 49, as it enacts section 108(2)(r.1) of the Wildlife Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 488, of Bill 12 and regulations are in force April 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 85/2019).

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Zero-Emission Vehicles Act (Bill 28)

  • April 12, 2019

The Zero-Emission Vehicles Act (Bill 28) has passed First Reading.

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 29)

  • April 11, 2019

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 29) has passed First Reading.

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Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 15 (Bill 15)

  • April 07, 2019

Provisions of Bill 15 and regulation are in force in part March 29, 2019 and in part April 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 62/2019).

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Utilities Commission Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 473

  • April 07, 2019

The Direction to the British Columbia Utilities Commission Respecting the Biomass Energy Program is created (effective April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 71/2019)

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Oil and Gas Activities Act, S.B.C. 2008, c. 36

  • April 07, 2019

Specified regulations are amended or repealed (effective April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 67/2019).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, C. 25 and Insurance (Vehicle) Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 20)

  • April 07, 2019

Various regulations are amended (effective in part March 29, 2019 in part March 30, 2019 and in part April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 60/2019)

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Information Management (Documenting Government Decisions) Amendment Act, 2017, S.B.C. 2017, c.7 (Bill 6)

  • April 06, 2019

Bill 6 and regulation are in force (March 31, 2019, B.C. Reg. 65/2019).

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Forest and Range Practices Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 21)

  • April 02, 2019

The Forest and Range Practices Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 21) has passed First Reading.

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