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Land Statutes Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 37 (Bill 37)

  • July 18, 2019

Specified provisions of Bill 37 and regulations are amended (effective November 15, 2019, B.C. Reg. 171/2019).

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Public Inquiry Act, S.B.C. 2007, c. 9

  • May 15, 2019

Order is made effective May 15, 2019 (Order in Council 238/2019).

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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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Local Government Act, R.S.B.C. 2015, c. 1

  • April 25, 2019

The High-Speed Internet Regulation is created (effective April 25, 2019, B.C. Reg. 95/2019).

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Ticket Sales Act (Bill 27)

  • April 10, 2019

The Ticket Sales Act (Bill 27) has passed First Reading.

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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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Civil Forfeiture Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 11)

  • March 06, 2019

The Civil Forfeiture Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 11) has passed First Reading.

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Ministry of Labour

  • March 01, 2019

The Ministry of Labour is seeking submissions on its Consultation Paper on the Employment Standards Act.

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Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30)

  • February 27, 2019

The Cannabis Licensing Regulation (B.C. Reg. 202/2018) is amended (effective February 25, 2019, B.C. Reg. 31/2019).

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