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Volume 64, No. 10
127/2021
The British Columbia Gazette, Part II
May 18, 2021

B.C. Reg. 127/2021, deposited May 14, 2021, under the BUSINESS PRACTICES AND CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT [sections 139, 140 and 194]. Order in Council 290/2021, approved and ordered May 14, 2021.

On the recommendation of the undersigned, the Lieutenant Governor, by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, orders that, effective July 1, 2021, the Business Practices and Consumer Protection Regulation, B.C. Reg. 294/2004, is amended as set out in the attached Schedule.

— M. FARNWORTH, Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General; J. WHITESIDE, Presiding Member of the Executive Council.

Schedule

1 Section 14 (a) and (b) of the Business Practices and Consumer Protection Regulation, B.C. Reg. 294/2004, is repealed and the following substituted:

(a) a payment that is directed to be made into the Consumer Advancement Fund in accordance with an undertaking under the following:

(i) section 154 [undertakings] of the Act;

(ii) section 56 (2) (b) [application of Divisions 1 to 3 of Part 10 – inspections and enforcement] of the Cremation, Interment and Funeral Services Act;

(iii) section 14 (2) (e) [inspections and enforcement – undertakings] of the Ticket Sales Act;

(b) a payment that is directed to be made into the Consumer Advancement Fund in accordance with a compliance order under the following:

(i) section 155 [compliance orders] of the Act;

(ii) section 56 (2) (c) of the Cremation, Interment and Funeral Services Act;

(iii) section 14 (2) (f) [inspections and enforcement – compliance orders] of the Ticket Sales Act.

2 Section 15 is amended by adding the following paragraphs:

(h) for the purpose of research related to consumer protection under the Ticket Sales Act;

(i) for the purpose of paying grants to organizations for the delivery of services related to consumer protection under the Ticket Sales Act;

(j) to pay the costs associated with planning or implementing programs related to consumer protection under the Ticket Sales Act;

(k) to pay the costs associated with inspections or hearings that do not result in an undertaking, compliance order or administrative penalty under the Ticket Sales Act.


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