Government of British Columbia’s Spring Legislature Draws to a Close
On May 11th, 2023, the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia held its last parliamentary sitting day before entering into summer break.
Government of British Columbia 2023 Budget Unveiled
On February 28th, the Government of British Columbia released its highly anticipated 2023 Budget. This is the first BC NDP Budget to be drafted under the leadership of Premier David Eby.
Government of British Columbia Updates the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA)
As of February 1, 2023, amendments to the British Columbia Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) have come into force. The new requirements, which were initially among a set of amendments enacted in November 2021, now apply to more than 2,900 public bodies which are governed by FIPPA (generally speaking – all government ministries and the broader public service).