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Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

  • May 27, 2019

The BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development is seeking submissions on its proposed amendments to the Forest and Range Practices Act.

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Plant Protection Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 365

  • April 16, 2019

Regulations are created or repealed (effective April 12, 2019, B.C. Reg. 77/2019 and effective April 15, 2019, B.C. Reg. 87/2019).

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Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 24)

  • April 02, 2019

The Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 24) has passed First Reading.

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Medicare Protection Amendment Act, 2003, S.B.C. 2003, c. 95 (Bill 92)

  • March 15, 2019

B.C. Reg. 178/2018 is amended (effective in part April 1, 2019 and effective in part March 31, 2020, B.C. Reg. 46/2019).

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Insurance (Vehicle) Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 231, Motor Vehicle Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 318, Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2018, S.B.C. 2018, c. 18 (Bill 17) and the Offence Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, C. 338

  • December 06, 2018

Specified regulations are effective on various dates.

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

  • December 27, 2016

The Special Direction IC2 to the British Columbia Utilities Commission (B.C. Reg. 307/2004) is amended (effective December 19, 2016, B.C. Reg. 319/2016).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 16 (Bill 19) and Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40)

  • August 06, 2016

Various provisions of the Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 16 (Bill 19) and the Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40) and related regulations are in force July 28, 2016 (B.C. Reg. 206/2016).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 25 (Bill 44)

  • July 21, 2016

Various provisions of the Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 25 (Bill 44), Civil Resolution Tribunal Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 16 (Bill 19), Natural Gas Development Statutes Amendment Act, 2015, S.B.C. 2015, c. 40 (Bill 40) and regulations are in force July 13, 2016 (B.C. Regs. 171/2016, 172/2016 and 173/2016).

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Civil Resolution Tribunal Act, S.B.C. 2012, c. 25 (Bill 44)

  • July 18, 2015

Sections 62, 63, 78, 83, 84, 87 and 93 are in force July 15, 2015 (B.C. Reg. 133/2015).

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