BCLI Recognized in the Legislature

Law reform is often a slow process and it can take many years before recommendations in a BCLI project report are implemented.  As we’ve reported in this blog over the past year, many project recommendations have been implemented.  These successes keep us, our board and our volunteer committee members motivated. Read more…

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BCLI welcomes bill to implement its Report on Unnecessary Requirements for Sworn Statements

The British Columbia Law Institute is pleased by the introduction of Bill 5, the Miscellaneous Statutes (Signed Statements) Amendment Act, 2016, into the legislative assembly. Once enacted, Bill 5 will substantially implement the recommendations of BCLI’s Report on Unnecessary Requirements for Sworn Statements (2006). “On behalf of BCLI,” noted board Read more…

By British Columbia Law Institute, ago