Fall 2014 Speech From The Throne

The third session of the fortieth parliament of the Province of British Columbia was opened on October 6, 2014 with the Speech from the Throne. Delivered by Lieutenant-Governor Judith Guichon, it lays out the government’s priorities for the fall session. This Throne Speech focused on leadership, as we move forward on a comprehensive tax framework for B.C.’s growing LNG industry.


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  • Thompson River steelhead fishery extended

    The Thompson River steelhead fishery has been extended until Dec. 31, 2014, following confirmation of sufficient returns.

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  • Programs and services for transgender community to be strengthened

    The Ministry of Health, Provincial Health Services Authority and Vancouver Coastal Health are working together to ensure members of the transgender community have access to a new provincial program that will offer expanded and sustainable services.

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  • No change for Dawson Creek timber supply area cut level

    Effective Oct. 30, 2014, the allowable annual cut for the Dawson Creek timber supply area remains at 1,860,000 cubic metres which was first set in 2003, deputy chief forester Diane Nicholls announced today.

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  • Open burning ban lifted throughout Cariboo Fire Centre

    Effective at noon on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, open fires will once again be allowed throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre’s jurisdiction, due to a decreased risk of wildfires.

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