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

The Employment Standards Regulation (B.C. Reg. 396/96) is amended (effective September 15, 2015, B.C. Reg. 40/2015).

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Mines Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 8)

The Mines Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 8) has passed First Reading.

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Cremation, Interment and Funeral Services Act, S.B.C. 2004, c. 35

The Cremation, Interment and Funeral Services Regulation (B.C. Reg. 298/2004) is amended (effective April 1, 2016, B.C. Reg. 44/2016).

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

Sections 31 to 34 of Bill 3 and the Building Act Administrative Regulation are in force June 10, 2016 ( B.C. Reg. 133/2016). Also, the Building Act General Regulation is created (effective June 8, 2016, B.C. Reg. 131/2016).

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Coroners Act, S.B.C. 2007, c. 15

The Coroners Regulation (B.C. Reg. 298/2007) is amended (effective July 20, 2016, B.C. Reg. 187/2016).

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Adoption Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 2)

The Adoption Amendment Act, 2017 (Bill 2) passed First Reading.

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Red Tape Reduction Regulation Reform

The government has repealed or amended over 50 regulations as part of its Red Tape Reduction Regulation Reform.

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Insurance Corporation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 228

The Special Direction IC2 to the British Columbia Utilities Commission (B.C. Reg. 307/2004) is amended (effective August 31, 2017, B.C. Reg. 165/2017).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 22) and the Insurance (Vehicle) Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 20)

Companion statutes, the Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 22) and the Insurance (Vehicle) Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 20) have passed First Reading.

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Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy

The Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy has initiated a consultation regarding Clean Growth Future.

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