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Ministry of Citizens’ Services

  • February 26, 2018

The Ministry of Citizens’ Services has initiated a consultation regarding how effective are practices under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2018 (Bill 2)

  • February 22, 2018

The Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2018 (Bill 2) passed First Reading.

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Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318

  • February 09, 2018

The Motor Vehicle Act Regulations (B.C. Reg. 26/58) are amended (effective February 7, 2018, B.C. Reg. 11/2018).

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

  • February 09, 2018

The Employment Standards Regulation (B.C. Reg. 396/95) is amended (effective June 1, 2018 to June 1, 2021 inclusive, B.C. Reg. 12/2018).

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Heritage Conservation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 187

  • February 09, 2018

The Provincial Heritage Register (Chinese The Canadian Heritage Properties) Regulation is created (effective February 5, 2018, B.C. Reg. 10/2018).

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Pooled Registered Pension Plans Amendment Act, 2017, S.B.C. 2017, c. 14 (BILL 13)

  • January 29, 2018

Section 2 of the Act and the Pooled Registered Pension Plans Regulation (B.C. Reg. 101/2016) are amended effective January 29, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 14/2018).

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Building Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 2 (Bill 3)

  • January 11, 2018

The British Columbia Building Code Regulation (B.C. Reg. 264/2012) is amended (effective January 31, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 1/2018).

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Crime Victim Assistance Act, S.B.C. 2001, c. 38

  • December 19, 2017

The Crime Victim Assistance (General) Regulation (B.C. Reg. 16/2002) is amended (effective December 12, 2017, B.C. Reg. 226/2017).

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Pharmacy Operations And Drug Scheduling Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 12 (Bill 6)

  • December 18, 2017

Act is in force April 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 234/2017).

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Legal Profession Amendment Act, 2012, S.B.C. 2012, c. 16 (Bill 40)

  • December 18, 2017

Specified provisions are in force April 1, 2018 (B.C. Reg. 230/2017).

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