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Employment Standards Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 113

  • June 25, 2019

Specified regulations are repealed and created (effective June 24, 2019, B.C. Reg. 137/2019).

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Family Maintenance Enforcement Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 127

  • June 25, 2019

The Family Maintenance Enforcement Act Regulation (B.C. Reg. 346/88) is amended (effective June 17, 2019, B.C. Reg. 129/2019).

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Employment And Assistance Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 40 and the Employment And Assistance For Persons With Disabilities Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 41

  • June 25, 2019

Specified regulations are amended all effective July 1, 2019 (B.C. Regs. 122/2019 and 123/2019).

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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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Residential Tenancy Amendment Act, 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 30 (Bill M206)

  • June 10, 2019

The Residential Tenancy Amendment Act, 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 30 (Bill M206) has been given Royal Assent.

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Income Tax Act, R.S .B .C. 1996, c. 215

  • June 10, 2019

The Climate Action Tax Credit Regulation (B.C. Reg. 135/2008) is amended (effective June 5, 2019, B.C. Reg. 118/2019).

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COMMUNITY CARE AND ASSISTED LIVING ACT, S.B.C. 2002, C. 75, HEALTH CARE (CONSENT) AND CARE FACILITY (ADMISSION) ACT, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 181, HEALTH STATUTES AMENDMENT ACT, 2007, S.B.C. 2007, C. 19, HOSPITAL ACT, R.S.B.C.

  • June 09, 2019

Specified provisions and regulations are in force effective November 4, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 114/2019).

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2019 Judicial Compensation Commission

  • May 26, 2019

The 2019 Judicial Compensation Commission is requesting comment.

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • May 25, 2019

The Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) and the Supreme Court Family Rules (B.C. Reg. 169/2009) are amended (July 1, 2019, B.C. Regs. 104/2019 and 105/2019).

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Employment Standards Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 8)

  • April 29, 2019

The Employment Standards Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 8) has passed First Reading.

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