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Tuesday, October 2, 2012 2:00 PM
B.C.'s new law that sets the amount of time people have to file civil lawsuits will come into effect June 1, 2013.
Sunday, September 30, 2012 3:45 PM
A new law came into force today that blocks yet another avenue for criminals who are trying to profit from crime.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 3:45 PM
City residents will soon be able to take their disputes related to minor bylaw infractions, such as municipal traffic bylaw offences, to an independent adjudicator working outside the traditional courtroom.
Monday, September 24, 2012 9:00 AM
Following nine regional roundtables with community safety, crime prevention and policing stakeholders around the province, the B.C. government now has released a report of the key priorities and suggestions made by participants.
Thursday, August 30, 2012 9:30 AM
An independent report that will guide system-wide reforms to the justice system to increase timeliness and accessibility for all British Columbians was released today by Justice Minister and Attorney General Shirley Bond.
Monday, July 23, 2012 2:30 PM
Lower Mainland communities hard hit by metal theft are expected to see relief as a result of new regulations effective today for transactions involving high-value metals.
Friday, July 20, 2012 1:00 PM
Canada's first provincial metal theft law and regulations come into effect Monday, July 23, with identification and reporting requirements designed to limit the resale market for stolen assets and ensure thieves are identified and prosecuted.
Thursday, June 7, 2012 9:15 AM
Industrial utility vehicles, miniature motor vehicles and golf course-owned beverage carts are no longer required to be registered, licensed and insured by ICBC, under amendments to the Motor Vehicle Act and its regulations in force today. These changes benefit businesses and charitable organizations across the province by reducing insurance fees and duplication.
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 7:30 AM
New regulations will soon come into effect to help reduce thefts of copper wire and other high-value metals, announced Shirley Bond, Minister of Justice and Attorney General.
Monday, May 7, 2012 4:38 PM
B.C.'s proposed new approach to driving-related tickets will be key to B.C.'s justice reform strategy, freeing up court resources for higher priorities while enhancing road safety.