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(Last revised on: November 30, 2011)

NOTE: If there is no "In force date" entry for an item, then the provision is not in force.


WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 1997 Chapter 18 — Bill 14

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 17-22, 31 (1) (b)

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective July 28/97

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 1997 Chapter 21 — Bill 25

Type: consequential amendment - see Fish Protection Act

Relevant Sections: 14-16

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 62/98] effective March 12, 1998

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 1997 Chapter 25 — Bill 46

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 218

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: deemed retroactive April 1/97

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 1998 Chapter 29 — Bill 34

Type: consequential amendment - see Forest Statites Amendment Act, 1998

Relevant Sections: 44

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 469/98] section 44 effective February 1/99

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 1998 Chapter 34 — Bill 31

Type: consequential amendment - see Local Gov't Statutes Amendment Act, 1998

Relevant Sections: 316

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 311/98] effective September 23/98

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 1998 Chapter 43 — Bill 47

Type: consequential amendment - see Strata Property

Relevant Sections: 321

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 43/2000] effective July 1, 2000

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 1999 Chapter 24 — Bill 63

Type: consequential amendment - see Wildlife Amendment Act, 1999

Relevant Sections: 33

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective June 29/99

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 1999 Chapter 37 — Bill 88

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 328

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 301/99] effective September 28/99

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 1999 Chapter 38 — Bill 74

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 70-72

How effective: sections 71 & 72 Regulation;
section 70 Royal Assent

In force dates: section 70 effective July 15/99;
[B.C. Reg. 15/2000] sections 71 & 72 effective January 28, 2000

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2000 Chapter 7 — Bill 14

Type: consequential amendment - see Local Government Statutes Amendment Act, 2000

Relevant Sections: 262, Schedule

How effective: section 262 Regulation;
Schedule Royal Assent

In force dates: Schedule effective June 12, 2000;
[B.C. Reg. 241/2000] section 262 effective August 30, 2000

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2000 Chapter 9 — Bill 8

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 71-72

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective June 12, 2000

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2000 Chapter 16 — Bill 20

Type: consequential amendment - see Motor Vehicle Amendment Act, 2000

Relevant Sections: 8

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 150/2002] effective June 21, 2002

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2000 Chapter 22 — Bill 3

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 97

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective July 6, 2000

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2002 Chapter 7 — Bill 2 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 21

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 157/2002] effective July 1, 2002

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2002 Chapter 28 — Bill 31 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: consequential amendment - see Environment Management Amendment Act, 2002

Relevant Sections: 15

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective May 9, 2002

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2002 Chapter 36 — Bill 21 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: consequential amendment - see Agricultural Land Commission Act

Relevant Sections: 89

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 171/2002] effective November 1, 2002

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2002 Chapter 48 — Bill 54 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 70

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2003 Chapter 1 — Bill 10

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 26-29

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2003 Chapter 52 — Bill 76

Type: consequential amendment to Community Charter

Relevant Sections: 518-522

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 465/2003] effective January 1, 2004

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2003 Chapter 70 — Bill 60

Type: consequential amendment - see Business Corporations Amendment Act, 2003

Relevant Sections: 304

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 64/2004] effective March 29, 2004

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2004 Chapter 31 — Bill 25

Type: consequential amendment - see Wildfire Act

Relevant Sections: 102

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 38/2005] effective March 31, 2005

WASTE MANAGEMENT

SBC 2004 Chapter 35 — Bill 03

Type: consequential amendment - see Cremation, Interment and Funeral Services Act

Relevant Sections: 99

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 274/2004] effective July 4, 2004

WASTE MANAGEMENT [R.S.B.C. 1996-482] REPEAL

SBC 2003 Chapter 53 — Bill 57

Type: consequential repeal - see Environmental Management Act

Relevant Sections: 174

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 317/2004] effective July 8, 2004

WASTE MANAGEMENT AMENDMENT ACT, 1998

SBC 1998 Chapter 21 — Bill 17

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-10

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 1-8 effective June 30/98
section 9 deemed effective May 24, 1996

WASTE MANAGEMENT AMENDMENT ACT, 2002

SBC 2002 Chapter 34 — Bill 32 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 13

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective May 9, 2002

WATER

SBC 1997 Chapter 5 — Bill 17

Type: consequential amendment - see Capital Region Water Supply...Act

Relevant Sections: 13

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 284/97] effective August 1/97

WATER

SBC 1997 Chapter 18 — Bill 14

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 23-25, 31 (1) (c)

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective July 28/97

WATER

SBC 1997 Chapter 21 — Bill 25

Type: consequential amendment - see Fish Protection Act

Relevant Sections: 17-24

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 62/98] section 22 (b) insofar as it adds paras. (x) and (z) to section 41 (1) of the Water Act, section 22 (c) insofar as it enacts section 41 (2.1), except 41 (2.1) (a), (b) and (d), of the Water Act, sections 22 (d), and 23 effective March 12, 1998

WATER

SBC 1998 Chapter 34 — Bill 31

Type: consequential amendment - see Local Gov't Statutes Amendment Act, 1998

Relevant Sections: 317

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 311/98] effective September 23/98

WATER

SBC 1999 Chapter 2 — Bill 51

Type: consequential amendment - see Nisga'a Final Agreement Act

Relevant Sections: 66

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 137/2000] effective April 28, 2000

WATER

SBC 1999 Chapter 24 — Bill 63

Type: consequential amendment - see Wildlife Amendment Act, 1999

Relevant Sections: 34

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective June 29/99

WATER

SBC 1999 Chapter 37 — Bill 88

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 329

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 301/99] effective September 28/99

WATER

SBC 2000 Chapter 7 — Bill 14

Type: consequential amendment - see Local Government Statutes Amendment Act, 2000

Relevant Sections: Schedule

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective June 12, 2000

WATER

SBC 2001 Chapter 9 — Bill 20 [5th Sess, 36th Parl]

Type: consequential amendment - see Drinking Water Protection Act

Relevant Sections: 87-101

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 299/2004] sections 87, 88 (a), (b) & (d), 89-92, 94-98, & section 99, except the portion that brings into force sections 94 (1) (b) & (d) & 101 (3) (j) of the Water Act, effective November 1, 2004;
[B.C. Reg. 266/2009] section 99, insofar as it enacts section 94 (1) (b) of the Water Act, effective November 5, 2009

WATER

SBC 2002 Chapter 7 — Bill 2 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 22-23

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 157/2002] effective July 1, 2002

WATER

SBC 2002 Chapter 18 — Bill 22 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 11-21

How effective: sections 12, 17, 20 & 21 Regulation;
sections 11, 13-16, 18 & 19 Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 14-16, 18 & 19 effective April 11, 2002;
section 9 deemed effective March 31, 2002;
sections 11 & 13 deemed effective April 1, 2002;
[B.C. Reg. 19/2010] sections 12 & 21 effective January 15, 2010

WATER

SBC 2002 Chapter 18 — Bill 22 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: transitional

Relevant Sections: 23

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective April 11, 2002

WATER

SBC 2002 Chapter 28 — Bill 31 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: consequential amendment - see Environment Management Amendment Act, 2002

Relevant Sections: 16

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective May 9, 2002

WATER

SBC 2003 Chapter 52 — Bill 76

Type: consequential amendment to Community Charter

Relevant Sections: 523-525

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 465/2003] effective January 1, 2004

WATER

SBC 2003 Chapter 53 — Bill 57

Type: consequential amendment - see Environmental Management Act

Relevant Sections: 175-176

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 317/2004] effective July 8, 2004

WATER

SBC 2003 Chapter 66 — Bill 73

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 61-82

How effective: sections 61 (a) as it repeals the def'n of "river improvement purpose", 63 as it enacts section 12 (1.3) (a) & (b), 65, 78 & 82 (a) Regulation;
sections 61 (a) except as it repeals the def'n of "river improvement purpose", 61 (b), 62, 63 except as it enacts section 12 (1.3) (a) & (b), 64, 66-77, 79-81 & 82 (b) Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 61 (a) except as it repeals the def'n of "river improvement purpose", 61 (b), 62, 63 except as it enacts section 12 (1.3) (a) & (b), 64, 66-77, 79-81 & 82 (b) effective October 23, 2003

WATER

SBC 2003 Chapter 66 — Bill 73

Type: transitional

Relevant Sections: 85

How effective: section 85 (1) Regulation;
section 85 (2) Royal Assent

In force dates: section 85 (2) effective October 23, 2003

WATER

SBC 2004 Chapter 61 — Bill 67

Type: consequential amendment - see Expropriation Amendment Act, 2004

Relevant Sections: 38-39

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 95/2005] section 39 effective March 18, 2005

WATER

SBC 2004 Chapter 66 — Bill 68

Type: consequential amendment - see Land Title and Survey Authority Act

Relevant Sections: 169

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 16/2005] effective January 20, 2005

WATER

SBC 2004 Chapter 23 — Bill 31

Type: consequential amendment - see Nanaimo and South West Water Supply Act

Relevant Sections: 10

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective date a regulation under section 2 of Bill 31 takes effect

WATER

SBC 2004 Chapter 25 — Bill 31

Type: consequential amendment - see Nanaimo and South West Water Supply Act

Relevant Sections: 10

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective date a regulation under section 2 of Bill 31 takes effect

WATER

SBC 2007 Chapter 9 — Bill 06

Type: consequential amendment - see Public Inquiry Act

Relevant Sections: 107

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 226/2007] effective June 21, 2007

WATER

SBC 2007 Chapter 14 — Bill 33

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 198, 199; Schedule 1, Item 71; Schedule 12, Item 28; Schedule 15, Item 87

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 354/2007] effective December 1, 2007

WATER

SBC 2007 Chapter 24 — Bill 35

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 49

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 215/2007] effective June 21, 2007

WATER

SBC 2008 Chapter 36 — Bill 20

Type: consequential amendment - see Oil and Gas Activities Act

Relevant Sections: 204

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 274/2010] section 204 effective October 4, 2010

WATER

SBC 2010 Chapter 3 — Bill 04

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 14-23

How effective: sections 14, 20, 23 Regulation;
sections 15-19, 21, 22 Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 15-19, 21 & 22 effective March 31, 2010

WATER

SBC 2011 Chapter 25 — Bill 16

Type: consequential amendment - see Family Law Act

Relevant Sections: 481

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WATER ACT, AS AMENDED BY FISH PROTECTION ACT

SBC 2001 Chapter 9 — Bill 20 [5th Sess, 36th Parl]

Type: consequential amendment - see Drinking Water Protection Act

Relevant Sections: 56

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 299/2004] effective November 1, 2004

WATER AMENDMENT ACT, 1999

SBC 1999 Chapter 49 — Bill 72

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-10

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 45/2000] Act effective February 11, 2000

WATER PROTECTION

SBC 2003 Chapter 7 — Bill 11

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 67

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective March 12, 2003

WATER UTILITY

SBC 2000 Chapter 7 — Bill 14

Type: consequential amendment - see Local Government Statutes Amendment Act, 2000

Relevant Sections: Schedule

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective June 12, 2000

WATER UTILITY

SBC 2001 Chapter 9 — Bill 20 [5th Session, 36th Parliament]

Type: consequential amendment - see Drinking Water Protection Act

Relevant Sections: 102-103

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective April 11, 2001

WATER UTILITY

SBC 2008 Chapter 13 — Bill 15

Type: consequential amendment - see Utilities Commission Amendment Act, 2008

Relevant Sections: 19

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective May 1, 2008

WATER, LAND AND AIR PROTECTION STATUTES AMENDMENT ACT, 2003

SBC 2003 Chapter 90 — Bill 55

Type: amends other Acts

Relevant Sections: 1-37

How effective: section 14 (b) & (c) & 15 Regulation;
sections 1-13, 14 (a) & (d), 16-36 Royal Assent

In force dates: section 3 effective on repeal of section 6 of Commercial River Rafting Safety Act;
sections 1, 2, 4-13, 14 (a) & (d),16-36 effective November 20, 2003;
[B.C. Reg. 193/2005] sections 14 (b) & (c) & 15 effective April 15, 2005

WATER, LAND AND AIR PROTECTION STATUTES AMENDMENT ACT, 2004

SBC 2004 Chapter 30 — Bill 16

Type: amends other Acts

Relevant Sections: 1-21

How effective: sections 1 & 13-20 Royal Assent;
sections 2-12 Regulation

In force dates: sections 1 & 13-20 effective April 29, 2004;
[B.C. Reg. 317/2004] sections 2-9 effective July 8, 2004;
[B.C. Reg. 599/2004] sections 10-12 effective December 31, 2004

WEATHER MODIFICATION [R.S.B.C 1996-486] REPEAL

SBC 2003 Chapter 90 — Bill 55

Type: repeal

Relevant Sections: 21

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective November 20, 2003

WEED CONTROL

SBC 1998 Chapter 34 — Bill 31

Type: consequential amendment - see Local Gov't Statutes Amendment Act, 1998

Relevant Sections: 318-319

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 311/98] effective September 23/98

WEED CONTROL

SBC 1999 Chapter 38 — Bill 74

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 73

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective July 15/99

WEED CONTROL

SBC 2000 Chapter 7 — Bill 14

Type: consequential amendment - see Local Government Statutes Amendment Act, 2000

Relevant Sections: Schedule

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective June 12, 2000

WEED CONTROL

SBC 2003 Chapter 45 — Bill 64

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 34

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WEED CONTROL

SBC 2003 Chapter 52 — Bill 76

Type: consequential amendment to Community Charter

Relevant Sections: 526-527

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 465/2003] effective January 1, 2004

WEED CONTROL

SBC 2004 Chapter 44 — Bill 47

Type: consequential amendment - see Transportation Act

Relevant Sections: 162

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 547/2004] effective December 31, 2004

WEST COAST NATIONAL PARK [S.B.C 1969-41] REPEAL

SBC 2003 Chapter 90 — Bill 55

Type: repeal

Relevant Sections: 22

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective November 20, 2003

WESTCO INSURANCE COMPANY ACT, 1966 REPEAL ACT, 2005 [1966-71]

SBC 2005 Chapter 24 — Bill Pr404

Type: repeal

Relevant Sections: 1-5

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective March 31, 2005

WESTERN PENTECOSTAL BIBLE COLLEGE [1967-65] OLD TITLE

SBC 2003 Chapter 84 — Bill Pr409

Type: title change

Relevant Sections: 1

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 41/2004] effective February 5, 2004

WESTERN PENTECOSTAL BIBLE COLLEGE AMENDMENT ACT, 2003

SBC 2003 Chapter 84 — Bill Pr409

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-6

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 41/2004] Act effective February 5, 2004

WESTMINSTER HALL ACT, 1909 [S.B.C. 1909, C. 67] REPEAL

SBC 2010 Chapter 3 — Bill 04

Type: repeal

Relevant Sections: 9 (f)

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective March 31, 2010

WESTMOUNT CAREER MANAGEMENT LTD. (CORPORATE RESTORATION) ACT, 2000

SBC 2000 Chapter 31 — Bill Pr403

Type: new Act

Relevant Sections: 1-4

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective July 6, 2000

WHETHAM COLLEGE ACT, 1893 [S.B.C. 1893, C. 67] REPEAL

SBC 2010 Chapter 3 — Bill 04

Type: repeal

Relevant Sections: 9 (g)

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective March 31, 2010

WILDFIRE

SBC 2004 Chapter 63 — Bill 65

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 20-23

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective October 21, 2004

WILDFIRE

SBC 2004 Chapter 31 — Bill 25

Type: consequential amendment - see Wildfire Act

Relevant Sections: 103

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 38/2005] effective March 31, 2005

WILDFIRE

SBC 2006 Chapter 13 — Bill 09

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 30-32

How effective: section 31 Royal Assent;
sections 31 & 32 Regulation

In force dates: section 31 effective March 30, 2006

WILDFIRE

SBC 2005 Chapter 31 — Bill 10

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 7

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: section 7 effective March 31, 2005

WILDFIRE

SBC 2007 Chapter 14 — Bill 33

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: Schedule 15, Item 88

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 354/2007] effective December 1, 2007

WILDFIRE

SBC 2007 Chapter 18 — Bill 18

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 96-102

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective May 31, 2007

WILDFIRE

SBC 2008 Chapter 4 — Bill 08

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 33-35

How effective: sections 33, 35 Regulation;
section 34 Royal Assent

In force dates: section 34 effective March 31, 2008;
[B.C. Reg. 70/2009] sections 33 & 35 effective March 6, 2009

WILDFIRE

SBC 2008 Chapter 30 — Bill 33

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 75

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective May 29, 2008

WILDFIRE

SBC 2008 Chapter 36 — Bill 20

Type: consequential amendment - see Oil and Gas Activities Act

Relevant Sections: 205

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 274/2010] section 205 effective October 4, 2010

WILDFIRE

SBC 2010 Chapter 11 — Bill 07

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 21-25

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 21-25 effective June 3, 2010

WILDFIRE

SBC 2010 Chapter 22 — Bill 17

Type: consequential amendment - see Clean Energy Act

Relevant Sections: 74-76

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 74-76 effective June 3, 2010

WILDFIRE ACT

SBC 2004 Chapter 31 — Bill 25

Type: new Act

Relevant Sections: 1-104

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 38/2005] Act effective March 31, 2005

WILDLIFE

SBC 1997 Chapter 18 — Bill 14

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 26-29, 31 (1) (d)

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective July 28/97

WILDLIFE

SBC 1997 Chapter 21 — Bill 25

Type: consequential amendment - see Fish Protection Act

Relevant Sections: 25-35

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 62/98] section 34 effective March 12, 1998

WILDLIFE

SBC 1997 Chapter 37 — Bill 16

Type: consequential amendment - see Police Am. Act, 1997

Relevant Sections: 76

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 205/98] effective July 1/98

WILDLIFE

SBC 2000 Chapter 7 — Bill 14

Type: consequential amendment - see Local Government Statutes Amendment Act, 2000

Relevant Sections: Schedule

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective June 12, 2000

WILDLIFE

SBC 2000 Chapter 17 — Bill 17

Type: consequential amendment - see Protected Areas of British Columbia Act

Relevant Sections: 19

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective June 29, 2000

WILDLIFE

SBC 2001 Chapter 43 — Bill 23 [2nd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 23

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective August 27, 2001

WILDLIFE

SBC 2002 Chapter 7 — Bill 2 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 24

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 157/2002] effective July 1, 2002

WILDLIFE

SBC 2002 Chapter 28 — Bill 31 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: consequential amendment - see Environment Management Amendment Act, 2002

Relevant Sections: 17-18

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective May 9, 2002

WILDLIFE

SBC 2003 Chapter 52 — Bill 76

Type: consequential amendment to Community Charter

Relevant Sections: 528

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 465/2003] effective January 1, 2004

WILDLIFE

SBC 2003 Chapter 53 — Bill 57

Type: consequential amendment - see Environmental Management Act

Relevant Sections: 177

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 317/2004] effective July 8, 2004

WILDLIFE

SBC 2003 Chapter 54 — Bill 59

Type: consequential amendment - see Financial Administration Amendment Act, 2003

Relevant Sections: 27 (1)

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 11/2004] effective April 1, 2004

WILDLIFE

SBC 2003 Chapter 85 — Bill 63

Type: consequential amendment - see Youth Justice Act

Relevant Sections: 87

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 139/2004] effective April 1, 2004

WILDLIFE

SBC 2003 Chapter 90 — Bill 55

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 23-35

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective November 20, 2003

WILDLIFE

SBC 2004 Chapter 30 — Bill 16

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 14-20

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective April 29, 2004

WILDLIFE

SBC 2005 Chapter 3 — Bill 06

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 8-9

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 8 & 9 effective March 31, 2005

WILDLIFE

SBC 2006 Chapter 25 — Bill 28

Type: consequential amendment - see Park (Conservancy Enabling) Amendment Act, 2006

Relevant Sections: 23

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 215/2006] effective July 14, 2006

WILDLIFE

SBC 2007 Chapter 14 — Bill 33

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 200; Schedule 1, Item 72

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 354/2007] effective December 1, 2007

WILDLIFE

SBC 2007 Chapter 24 — Bill 35

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 50-52

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 215/2007] sections 50-52 effective June 21, 2007

WILDLIFE

SBC 2007 Chapter 24 — Bill 35

Type: transitional

Relevant Sections: 57

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 215/2007] effective June 21, 2007

WILDLIFE

SBC 2008 Chapter 33 — Bill 29

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 7-33

How effective: sections 8, 9, 14-28, 30-32 Regulation;
sections 7, 10-13, 29, 33 Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 7, 10-13, 29 & 33 effective May 29, 2008;
[B.C. Reg. 244/2008] section 28 effective September 9, 2008;
[B.C. Reg. 64/2009] sections 8 (b) and 9 effective March 6, 2009
[B.C. Reg. 65/2009] section 15 (a) effective March 6, 2009;
[B.C. Reg. 66/2009] sections 8 (a) & (c), 14, 15 (b), 17-27 & 30-32 effective June 15, 2009

WILDLIFE

SBC 2008 Chapter 33 — Bill 29

Type: transitional

Relevant Sections: 36

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 66/2009] effective June 15, 2009

WILDLIFE

SBC 2008 Chapter 36 — Bill 20

Type: consequential amendment - see Oil and Gas Activities Act

Relevant Sections: 206

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 274/2010] section 206 effective October 4, 2010

WILDLIFE

SBC 2009 Chapter 20 — Bill 11

Type: consequential amendment - see Labour Mobility Act

Relevant Sections: 22-23

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective October 29, 2009

WILDLIFE

SBC 2009 Chapter 22 — Bill 13

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 90

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILDLIFE

SBC 2011 Chapter 27 — Bill 19

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 16-20, 25-36

How effective: section 16-20 Royal Assent
sections 25-36 Regulation

In force dates: sections 16-20 effective November 24, 2011

WILDLIFE [R.S.B.C. 1979-433] REPEAL

SBC 2007 Chapter 14 — Bill 33

Type: repeal

Relevant Sections: 225 (r)

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective May 31, 2007

WILDLIFE AMENDMENT ACT, 1999

SBC 1999 Chapter 24 — Bill 63

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-35

How effective: section 9 Regulation;
rem. Royal Assent

In force dates: section 1 (d) effective March 1, 2000;
section 28 effective date section 8 (1) of Fish Protection Act comes into force;
section 29 effective date section 32 of Fish Protection Act comes into force;
sections 1 (a)-(c), 2-8, 10-27, 30-34 effective June 29/99;
[B.C. Reg. 253/2000] section 9 effective September 1, 2000

WILDLIFE AMENDMENT, 1999

SBC 2004 Chapter 56 — Bill 51

Type: consequential amendment - see Wildlife Amendment Act, 2004

Relevant Sections: 16

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILDLIFE AMENDMENT ACT, 1999

SBC 2005 Chapter 3 — Bill 06

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 10

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective March 31, 2005

WILDLIFE AMENDMENT ACT, 2004

SBC 2004 Chapter 56 — Bill 51

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-17

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILDLIFE AMENDMENT ACT, 2004

SBC 2008 Chapter 33 — Bill 29

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 34-35

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 34 & 35 effective May 29, 2008

WILDLIFE AMENDMENT ACT, 2004

SBC 2009 Chapter 22 — Bill 13

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 91

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILLS

SBC 1999 Chapter 6 — Bill 66

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 27

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 288/99] section 27 effective September 10/99, but deemed effective April 21/97

WILLS

SBC 2002 Chapter 12 — Bill 8 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 40-41

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective April 11, 2002

WILLS

SBC 2002 Chapter 74 — Bill 68 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: consequential amendment - see Vital Statistics Amendment Act, 2002

Relevant Sections: 59-60

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 381/2002] effective December 19, 2002

WILLS

SBC 2011 Chapter 25 — Bill 16

Type: consequential amendment - see Family Law Act

Relevant Sections: 463-464

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 463 & 464 effective November 24, 2011

WILLS [R.S.B.C. 1996-489] REPEAL

SBC 2009 Chapter 13 — Bill 04

Type: consequential repeal - Wills, Estates and Succession Act

Relevant Sections: 193

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILLS, ESTATES AND SUCCESSION

SBC 2009 Chapter 13 — Bill 04

Type: self amendment - Wills, Estates and Succession Act

Relevant Sections: 267-268

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILLS, ESTATES AND SUCCESSION

SBC 2011 Chapter 25 — Bill 16

Type: consequential amendment - see Family Law Act

Relevant Sections: 465-469

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILLS, ESTATES AND SUCCESSION ACT

SBC 2009 Chapter 13 — Bill 04

Type: new Act

Relevant Sections: 1-270, Schs 1, 2

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILLS, ESTATES AND SUCCESSION AMENDMENT ACT, 2011

SBC 2011 Chapter 6 — Bill 10

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-59

How effective: sections 54, 56-58 Regulation;
sections 1-53, 55 Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 1-53, 55 effective June 2, 2011

WILLS, ESTATES AND SUCCESSION AMENDMENT ACT, 2011

SBC 2011 Chapter 25 — Bill 16

Type: consequential amendment - see Family Law Act

Relevant Sections: 470

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILLS VARIATION

SBC 1999 Chapter 2 — Bill 51

Type: consequential amendment - see Nisga'a Final Agreement Act

Relevant Sections: 67-69

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 146/2000] effective May 11, 2000

WILLS VARIATION

SBC 1999 Chapter 29 — Bill 100

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 17-18

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 280/2000] effective November 1, 2000

WILLS VARIATION

SBC 2004 Chapter 66 — Bill 68

Type: consequential amendment - see Land Title and Survey Authority Act

Relevant Sections: 170

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 16/2005] effective January 20, 2005

WILLS VARIATION

SBC 2007 Chapter 36 — Bill 41

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 179-182

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILLS VARIATION

SBC 2010 Chapter 6 — Bill 11

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 88, 94

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 88 & 94 effective July 1, 2010

WILLS VARIATION

SBC 2011 Chapter 25 — Bill 16

Type: consequential amendment - see Family Law Act

Relevant Sections: 471

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILLS VARIATION [R.S.B.C. 1996-490] REPEAL

SBC 2009 Chapter 13 — Bill 04

Type: consequential repeal - Wills, Estates and Succession Act

Relevant Sections: 194

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WILLS VARIATION SUPPLEMENT REPEAL

SBC 2006 Chapter 33 — Bill 26

Type: repeal

Relevant Sections: 1 (2) (s)

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective May 18, 2006

WOOD FIRST ACT

SBC 2009 Chapter 18 — Bill 09

Type: new Act

Relevant Sections: 1-5

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: Act effective October 29/2009

WOODWORKER LIEN

SBC 2010 Chapter 6 — Bill 11

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 89, 90, 94, 95

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 89, 90, 94 & 95 effective July 1, 2010

WOODWORKER LIEN [R.S.B.C. 1996-491] REPEAL

SBC 2010 Chapter 16 — Bill 21

Type: conseq. rep. - see Forestry Service Providers Protection Act

Relevant Sections: 36

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 1997 Chapter 52 — Bill 45

Type: consequential amendment

Relevant Sections: 76

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 287/97] effective August 1/97

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 1998 Chapter 9 — Bill 15

Type: consequential amendment - see Legal Professions

Relevant Sections: 106

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 473/98] effective December 31/98

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 1998 Chapter 50 — Bill 14

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-15

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 283/98] part of section 15 that enacts sections 225, 227 & 230 of the Workers Compensation Act effective September 1/98;
[B.C. Reg. 162/99] sections 1-14 & the part of section 15 that enacts Part 3 of the Workers Compensation Act except the definition of "right to refuse unsafe work" in section 106 & sections 141-149, 199 (d), 225, 227 & 230, effective October 1/99

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 1999 Chapter 12 — Bill 76

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 20

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 449/99] effective January 1, 2000

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 1999 Chapter 13 — Bill 65

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 30-32

How effective: sections 30 & 31 Regulation;
section 32 Royal Assent

In force dates: section 32 effective June 29/99;
[B.C. Reg. 363/99] section 30 effective November 5/99;
[B.C. Reg. 376/99] section 31 effective January 1, 2000

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 1999 Chapter 44 — Bill 95

Type: consequential amendment - see Public Sector Pension Plans Act

Relevant Sections: 112

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 66/2000] effective April 1, 2000

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2000 Chapter 7 — Bill 14

Type: consequential amendment - see Local Government Statutes Amendment Act, 2000

Relevant Sections: Schedule

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective June 12, 2000

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2001 Chapter 38 — Bill 24 [2nd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: consequential amendment - see Crime Victim Assistance Act

Relevant Sections: 35

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 160/2002] effective June 30, 2002

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2002 Chapter 33 — Bill 30 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 25

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 34/2003] effective February 28, 2003

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2003 Chapter 2 — Bill 09

Type: consequential amendment - see Auditor General Act

Relevant Sections: 43

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 160/2003] effective April 4, 2003

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2003 Chapter 47 — Bill 68

Type: consequential amendment - see Administrative Tribunals Appointment and Administration Act

Relevant Sections: 64-66

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2003 Chapter 52 — Bill 76

Type: consequential amendment to Community Charter

Relevant Sections: 529

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 465/2003] effective January 1, 2004

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2003 Chapter 54 — Bill 59

Type: consequential amendment - see Financial Administration Amendment Act, 2003

Relevant Sections: 27 (1)

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 11/2004] effective April 1, 2004

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2003 Chapter 57 — Bill 62

Type: consequential amendment - see Health Professions Amendment Act, 2003

Relevant Sections: 57

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2003 Chapter 65 — Bill 37

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 16-27

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 417/2003] sections 16-27 effective December 31, 2003, but sections 17 & 27 retroactive June 30, 2002

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2004 Chapter 45 — Bill 56

Type: consequential amendment - see Administrative Tribunals Act

Relevant Sections: 174-188

How effective: sections 174-176, part of 178 and sections 179-188 Reg;
section 177, part of section 178 Royal Assent

In force dates: section 177 and part of section 178 enacting section 236 (5) of Workers Compensation Act effective March 3, 2003;
[B.C. Reg. 314/2004] the part of section 178 that enacts section 236 (1)-(4) of the Workers Compensation Act effective July 8, 2004;
[B.C. Reg. 516/2004] sections 174-176 and 179-188 effective December 3, 2004

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2004 Chapter 8 — Bill 20

Type: consequential amendment - see Railway Safety Act

Relevant Sections: 33

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective April 1, 2004

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2004 Chapter 23 — Bill 18

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 35-41

How effective: sections 35 & 36 Royal Assent;
sections 37-41 Regulation

In force dates: sections 35 & 36 effective April 29, 2004;
[B.C. Reg. 212/2004] section 40 effective May 14, 2004; sections 37-39 & 41 effective June 15, 2004

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2006 Chapter 7 — Bill 03

Type: consequential amendment - see Public Agency Accommodation Act

Relevant Sections: 20

How effective: Reg

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 74/2006] effective April 1, 2006

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2007 Chapter 14 — Bill 33

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 67, 68; Schedule 1, Item 73; Schedule 15, Item 89

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 311/2007] sections 67 & 68 effective October 18, 2007;
[B.C. Reg. 354/2007] Schedule 1, Item 73 & Schedule 15, Item 89 effective December 1, 2007

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2007 Chapter 19 — Bill 26

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 39

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective May 31, 2007

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2008 Chapter 12 — Bill 13

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 29

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 139/2008] section 29 (a) & (b) effective June 6, 2008;
[B.C. Reg. 57/2010] section 29 (c) effective March 4, 2010

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2008 Chapter 28 — Bill 23

Type: consequential amendment - see Public Health Act

Relevant Sections: 160

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 49/2009] effective March 31, 2009

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2010 Chapter 6 — Bill 11

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 97

How effective: Royal Assent

In force dates: effective July 1, 2010

WORKERS COMPENSATION

SBC 2011 Chapter 25 — Bill 16

Type: consequential amendment - see Family Law Act

Relevant Sections: 472-478

How effective: sections 473, 475, 478 Regulation;
sections 472, 474, 476, 477 Royal Assent

In force dates: sections 472, 474, 476 & 477 effective November 24, 2011

WORKERS COMPENSATION (OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY AMENDMENT ACT,

SBC 2002 Chapter 56 — Bill 49 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 49

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 152/2002] effective June 30, 2002

WORKERS COMPENSATION (OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY) AMENDMENT ACT, 1998

SBC 1998 Chapter 50 — Bill 14

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-38

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 283/98] part of section 15 that enacts sections 225, 227 & 230 of the Workers Compensation Act & section 26 effective September 1/98;
[B.C. Reg. 162/99] sections 1-14, 16-25 & 27-37, & the part of section 15 that enacts Part 3 of the Workers Compensation Act except the definition of "right to refuse unsafe work" in section 106 & sections 141-149, 199 (d), 225, 227 & 230, effective October 1/99

WORKERS COMPENSATION (OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY) AMENDMENT ACT, 1998

SBC 1999 Chapter 13 — Bill 65

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 33

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WORKERS COMPENSATION AMENDMENT ACT (NO. 2), 2002

SBC 2002 Chapter 66 — Bill 63 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-46

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 320/2002] sections 7, 34 & 36 effective November 30, 2002; remainder of Act effective March 3, 2003

WORKERS COMPENSATION AMENDMENT ACT, 2002

SBC 2002 Chapter 56 — Bill 49 [3rd Session, 37th Parliament]

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-50, Schedule

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 152/2002] sections 1 (a)-(c), 2-4, 6-25, 33 (a), 34, 36, 38, 40-46, 48, 49 and the Schedule effective June 30, 2002;
[B.C. Reg. 346/2002] sections 1 (b) & (d), 5, 26-32, 33 (b), 35, 37, 39 & 47 effective January 2, 2003

WORKERS COMPENSATION AMENDMENT ACT, 2005

SBC 2005 Chapter 41 — Bill 11

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-4

How effective: sections 1 & 2 Regulation, which must be retroactive to April 11, 2005;
section 3 Royal Assent

In force dates: section 3 effective November 24, 2005;
[B.C. Reg. 362/2005] sections 1 & 2 effective April 11, 2005

WORKERS COMPENSATION AMENDMENT ACT, 2009

SBC 2009 Chapter 7 — Bill 08

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 1-4

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 125/2009] sections 1-3 effective March 18, 2009

WORKPLACE [RSBC 1996-493] REPEAL

SBC 1998 Chapter 50 — Bill 14

Type: consequential amendment - see Workers Comp. (Occ'l Health and Safety) Am. Act, 1998

Relevant Sections: 23 (1)

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 162/99] effective October 1/99

WORKPLACE SUPPLEMENT [RSBC 1996-493] REPEAL

SBC 1998 Chapter 50 — Bill 14

Type: consequential amendment - see Workers Comp. (Occ'l Health and Safety) Am. Act, 1998

Relevant Sections: 23 (2)

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 162/99] effective October 1/99

WORLD TRADE UNIVERSITY CANADA ESTABLISHMENT

SBC 2007 Chapter 16 — Bill 22

Type: amendment

Relevant Sections: 53

How effective: Regulation

In force dates:

WORLD TRADE UNIVERSITY CANADA ESTABLISHMENT ACT

SBC 2005 Chapter 42 — Bill Pr401

Type: new Act

Relevant Sections: 1-17

How effective: Regulation

In force dates: [B.C. Reg. 349/2006] Act effective December 4, 2006


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