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[RSBC 1996]  CHAPTER 338

Table of Legislative Changes (3rd Edition)
(January 1, 2014 - May 30, 2018)

Highlighting indicates legislative changes made December 7, 2017 - May 30, 2018.

This table is provided for convenience. While every effort is made to achieve accuracy,
only the statutes are authoritative. Legal opinion should be sought if interpretation is required.

Changes Not in Force

Section Change Citation Into force
<11  re-en  2012-34-15>  rep by 2017-17-2 eff 1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
13  am  2008-30-41  by reg 
<14  am  2012-34-16>  rep by 2017-17-2 eff 1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
14  am  1997-43-40(a),(d)  by reg 
  am  2001-32-26  by reg 
15.2  am  2007-14-53  by reg 
16  am  1997-43-42  by reg 
31  am  2001-32-26  by reg 
64.1  en  1997-28-15  by reg 
<132  am  2012-34-17>  rep by 2017-17-2 eff 1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
132  am  2007-14-54(b)  by reg 
 

Changes in Force

Section Change Citation Effective date
1  am  2017-17-3  1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
10.1  am  2017-17-4  1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
11  am  2017-17-5  1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
13  am  2017-17-6  1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
14  am  2017-17-7  1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
14.01  en  2017-17-8  1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
15  am  2017-17-9  1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
26  am  2017-10-60,Sch 1  2 Nov 2017 (RA) 
29  am  RS2015-1-RevSch  1 Jan 2016 [coming into force of RS2015-1] 
31  am  2017-17-10  1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
31.01  en  2017-17-11  1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
97  am  2016-5-26  10 Mar 2016 (RA) 
132  am  RS2015-1-RevSch  1 Jan 2016 [coming into force of RS2015-1] 
  am  2017-17-12  1 Mar 2018 (BC Reg 18/2018) 
Sch  am  2017-10-40  21 Apr 1997 [retro from 2 Nov 2017 (RA)] 
 

Explanatory Note for Table of Legislative Changes – 3rd Edition

This Table of Legislative Changes (TLC – 3rd Edition) shows any Act provisions and changes

  • enacted or brought into force between January 1, 2014 and the currency date shown on the Act consolidation,
  • enacted between January 1, 2005 and December 31, 2013 that are not in force as of the currency date shown on the Act consolidation and were not repealed or superseded as of December 31, 2013, and
  • enacted between January 1, 1997 and December 31, 2004, or consolidated in an RS1996 Act's Supplement, that are not in force as of the currency date shown on the Act consolidation and were not repealed, superseded or inoperative as of December 31, 2013.

See the TLCs – 1st and 2nd Editions for all not-in-force and in-force provisions and changes, if any, from the 1997-2013 period and from RS1996 Act Supplements.

This Table may have 1, 2 or 3 parts: "Changes by Regulation" or "Order" (italics) lists provisions authorizing changes by regulation or order in council, "Changes Not in Force" (italics) identifies changes that are not in force, and "Changes in Force" identifies changes that are effective, as of the currency date shown on the Act consolidation.

The "Section" column identifies sections of the Act affected by changes; sections not changed are not listed. The "Change" column shows the nature of the changes (see abbreviations below). The "Citation" column cites the enactments making the changes. The "Into force" column (under "Changes Not in Force") shows how changes are to come into force. The "Effective date" column (under "Changes in Force") indicates when and how changes have come into force.

Abbreviations commonly used:

am = amended
conseq = consequential
Div = Division
eff = effect(ive)
en = enacted
hdg = heading
per = under, pursuant to
RA = Royal Assent
re-en = re-enacted (repealed and replaced)
reg = regulation
rem = remainder
rep = repealed
retro = retroactive
Supp = Supplement

The Users Guide to the Table of Legislative Changes provides more information on the content and structure of the tables.