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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 23 (Bill 24)

  • July 16, 2018

Sections 2 and 11 of the Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 23 (Bill 24) are in force December 3, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 154/2018). Section 9 of Bill 24 and regulations are in force July 16, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 155/2018).

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Agricultural Land Commission Act, S.B.C. 2002, c. 36

  • July 16, 2018

The Agricultural Land Reserve Use, Subdivision and Procedure Regulation (B.C. Reg. 171/2002) is amended (effective July 13, 2018, B.C. Reg. 147/2018).

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Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30) and Cannabis Distribution Act, S.B.C. 2018, C. 28 (Bill 31)

  • July 06, 2018

Sections 1 and 3, Part 2, Divisions 1 to 3 of Part 4, sections 122 and 126, Part 8 and Division 1 of Part 9 of the Cannabis Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill 30) and regulations are in force July 9, 2018 (B.C. Regs. 139/2018 and 142/2018). The Cannabis Distribution Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 28 (Bill 31) and regulations are in force July 9, 2018 (B.C. Regs. and 142/2018 and 143/2018).

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Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Act, S.B.C. 2017, c. 22 (Bill 6)

  • June 28, 2018

The Electoral Reform Referendum 2018 Regulation is created (effective June 22, 2018, B.C. Reg. 125/2018).

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Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 492

  • June 28, 2018

The Mental Disorder Presumption Regulation is created (effective June 26, 2018, B.C. Reg. 136/2018).

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WORKERS COMPENSATION ACT, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 492

  • June 28, 2018

The government is proposing to revise the Workers Compensation Act.

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Constitution Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 66

  • June 21, 2018

Order in Council 213/2017 is amended (effective June 13, 2018, Order in Council 285/2018).

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BC Law Institute

  • June 20, 2018

The BC Law Institute (BCLI) has initiated a consultation regarding the Employment Standards Act.

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

  • June 02, 2018

The Employment Standards Regulation (B.C. Reg. 396/95) is amended (effective May 31, 2018, B.C. Reg. 103/2018).

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Insurance (Motor Vehicle) Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 231

  • June 02, 2018

The Insurance (Vehicle) Regulation (B.C. Reg. 447/83) is amended (effective retroactively from January 1, 2018, B.C. Reg. 105/2018).

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