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Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2014 (Bill 8)

  • February 25, 2014

The Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2014 (Bill 8) has passed First Reading.

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Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act (Bill 9)

  • February 25, 2014

The Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act (Bill 9) has passed First Reading.

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Missing Persons Act (Bill 3)

  • February 14, 2014

The Missing Persons Act (Bill 3) has passed First Reading.

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BC Court of Appeal Consultation Paper On E-Filing Factums And Statements

  • February 07, 2014

The BC Court of Appeal requests comment on its proposal to require mandatory factums and statements for civil and criminal appeals through Court Services Online by January 2016. The deadline for comment is April 30, 2014.

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Criminal Records Review Amendment Act, 2013, S.B.C. 2013, c. 8 (Bill 11)

  • November 07, 2013

Sections 1 to 44 and sections 52 to 59 of the Criminal Records Review Amendment Act, 2013, S.B.C. 2013, c. 8 (Bill 11) and regulation are in force November 30, 2013 (B.C. Reg. 214/2013).

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Insurance Act, R.S.B.C. 2012, c. 1

  • October 11, 2013

Sections 155 to 157 and 168 of the Insurance Act, R.S.B.C. 2012, c. 1 are brought into force as specified on September 27, 2013 and March 31, 2014 (B.C. Reg. 207/2013). A regulation under the Insurance Act is effective on September 27, 2013 (B.C. Reg. 207/2013).

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Wills, Estates and Succession Act, S.B.C. 2009, c. 13 (BILL 4)

  • October 04, 2013

Section 266 of the Wills, Estates And Succession Act, S.B.C. 2009, c. 13 (Bill 4) is in force March 14, 2014 (B.C. Reg. 208/2013).

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Supply Act, 2013‐2014, S.B.C. 2013, C. 3 (Bill 3)

  • July 30, 2013

For your information, the Supply Act, 2013­-2014, S.B.C. 2013, C. 3 (Bill 3) has passed First, Second and Third Reading, all on July 25, 2013.

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Provincial Government

The Provincial Court (Family) Rules

  • October 06, 2011

The Canadian Bar Association BC Branch (CBABC) Provincial Court (Family) Rules Working Group’s submission regarding the Provincial Court (Family) Rules

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