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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2018, S.B.C. 2008, c. 23 (Bill 24)

  • July 27, 2019

The Riparian Areas Regulation (B.C. Reg. 376/2004) is repealed and replaced by the Riparian Areas Protection Regulation (effective November 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 178/2019).

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Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Statutes Amendment Act, 2016, S.B.C. 2016, c. 11 (Bill 12)

  • April 16, 2019

Section 43, 47, 48 and section 49, as it enacts section 108(2)(r.1) of the Wildlife Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 488, of Bill 12 and regulations are in force April 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 85/2019).

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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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Land Owner Transparency Act (Bill 23)

  • April 02, 2019

The Land Owner Transparency Act (Bill 23) has passed First Reading.

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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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Protection Of Public Participation Act (Bill 2)

  • February 23, 2019

The Protection Of Public Participation Act (Bill 2) has passed First and Second Reading and is scheduled for Committee Stage.

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Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2019 (Bill 5)

  • February 22, 2019

The Budget Measures Implementation Act, 2019 (Bill 5) has passed First Reading.

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Wildlife Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 488

  • January 09, 2019

Specified regulations are amended (effective in part January 2, 2019 and effective in part April 1, 2019, B.C. Reg. 1/2019).

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

  • January 04, 2019

The Review of 24 Hour Driving Prohibition Regulation (B.C. Reg. 591/2004) is amended (effective December 10, 2018, B.C. Reg. 273/2018).

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