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Protected Areas Of British Columbia Amendment Act (No. 2), 2014 (Bill 8)

  • November 01, 2014

The Protected Areas Of British Columbia Amendment Act (No. 2), 2014 (Bill 8) has passed First Reading.

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Nisga’a Final Agreement Amendment Act (Bill 7)

  • November 01, 2014

The Nisga’a Final Agreement Amendment Act (Bill 7) has passed First Reading.

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Supreme Court Rules Revision Committee

  • July 09, 2014

The Supreme Court Rules Revision Committee is seeking comment regarding the proposal by the Trial Lawyers Association of British Columbia to permit a person who is being examined under Rule 7-6 of the Supreme Court Rules, the right, on notice, to audio record the independent medical examination.

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Justice Statutes Amendment Act, 2014, S.B.C. 2014, c. 9 (Bill 14)

  • June 30, 2014

Sections 1, 3 to 5, 7, 9, 29 and 49 of the Justice Statutes Amendment Act, 2014, S.B.C. 2014, c. 9 (Bill 14) are in force June 23, 2014 and sections 30 to 36 and 43 of Bill 14 and related regulations are in force December 1, 2014 (both by B.C. Reg. 115/2014).

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2014, S.B.C. 2014, c. 14 (Bill 17)

  • June 30, 2014

Sections 154 to 157 of the Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2014, S.B.C. 2014, c. 14 (Bill 17) and related regulations are in force June 1, 2014 (B.C. Reg. 103/2014).

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Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80

  • June 01, 2014

Under the Court Rules Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 80, the Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009)and the Supreme Court Family Rules (B.C. Reg. 169/2009) are amended (effective May 26, 2014, B.C. Reg. 90/2014).

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Probate Rules and Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009)

  • March 26, 2014

Amendments are made to Rule 25 (Probate Rules) in the Supreme Court Civil Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009) and the Supreme Court Rules (B.C. Reg. 168/2009)(effective March 30, 2014 and March 31, 2014, OIC 132/2014).

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Wills, Estates And Succession Act, S.B.C. 2009, c. 13 (Bill 4)

  • March 26, 2014

Section 268 of the Wills, Estates And Succession Act, S.B.C. 2009, c. 13 (Bill 4)(WESA)is in force April 1, 2014 (OIC 125/2014).

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Seniors Advocate Act, S.B.C. 2013, c. 15 (Bill 10)

  • March 26, 2014

The Seniors Advocate Act, S.B.C. 2013, c. 15 (Bill 10) is in force March 18, 2014 (OIC 123/2014).

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Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2014 (Bill 17)

  • March 10, 2014

The Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2014 (Bill 17) has passed First Reading.

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