Category Archives : Government

British Columbia’s New Water Sustainability Act – Waiting for the Details

Deborah Curran, Hakai Professor in Environmental Law and Sustainability The British Columbia Legislature gave third and final reading, without any amendments, to Bill 18 – 2014, BC’s new Water Sustainability Act (“the Act”), on April 29 2014. This Bill is the long >

Maintaining Natural BC for Our Children

Maintaining Natural BC for Our Children: Selected Law Reform Proposals

This book is a series of 35 short articles that describe key environmental law reforms the next provincial government should consider. This book is put forward as an educational service to inform the public, government and decision makers about solutions >

Request for Review of the Response from the Ministry of Energy, Mines and Natural Gas

On behalf of Rivers Without Borders, this letter requests that the Information and Privacy Commissioner conduct a review of the Ministry’s response to a Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) request for basic background information regarding the Northwest Transmission >