On Monday October 22, 2018 the Government of British Columbia introduced the Professional Governance Act as its response to recommendations number 1 & number 2 found in the previously released Professional Reliance Review Final Report. Bill 49: Professional Governance Act addresses many matters in addition to practice rights including composition of Regulatory Councils, appointment of lay persons, code of ethics and duty to report, regulation of firms, professional development and discipline procedures to name but a few. JP Ellson, BCIA Executive Director, has prepared a summary of the Act, highlighting areas of support and areas of concern.
BCIA members are able to view this summary through the Member area, under Member Resources. (login as member) If you have difficulty viewing this document, please contact the BCIA office.