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Business Practices And Consumer Protection Amendment Act, 2019, S.B.C. 2019, c. 22 (Bill 7)

  • July 18, 2019

Section 9 of Bill 7 is in force July 16, 2019 and a regulation is in force September 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 169/2019).

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Temporary Foreign Worker Protection Act, S.B.C. 2018, c. 45 (Bill 48)

  • July 13, 2019

Specified provisions and regulations are in force effective in part July 8, 2019 and in part October 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 158/2019).

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Liquor Control and Licensing Act, S.B.C. 2015, c. 19 and Liquor Distribution Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 268

  • July 13, 2019

Regulations are amended (July 8, 2019, B.C. Regs. 155/2019 and 156/2019).

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Child Care Subsidy Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 26 and Child, Family and Community Service Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 46

  • July 12, 2019

Specified regulations are amended (both effective July 8, 2019, B.C. Regs. 148/2019 and 149/2019).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 17 (Bill 22)

  • July 11, 2019

Provisions and regulations are in force in part retroactively from January 1, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 150/2019), in part July 8, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 150/2019) and in part July 15, 2019 (B.C. Reg. 151/2019).

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DIVORCE ACT CHANGES EXPLAINED

  • July 10, 2019

DIVORCE ACT CHANGES EXPLAINED

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Environmental Management Act, S.B .C. 2003, c. 53

  • July 09, 2019

Specified regulations are created, amended or repealed September 15, 2019 (B.C.Regs. 152/2019, 153/2019 and 154/2019).

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Public Health Act, S.B.C. 2008, c. 28

  • June 28, 2019

The Vaccination Status Reporting Regulation is created (effective in part, July 1, 2019 and in part September 1, 2020, B.C. Reg. 146/2019).

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Representative for Children and Youth Act, S.B.C. 2006, c. 29

  • June 25, 2019

The Representative for Children and Youth Regulation (B.C. Reg. 103/2007) is amended (effective July 3, 2019, B.C. Reg. 142/2019).

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

  • June 25, 2019

Specified regulations are repealed and created (effective June 24, 2019, B.C. Reg. 137/2019).

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