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NCJ Number: 67499 Find in a Library
Title: BRITISH COLUMBIA LAW REFORM COMMISSION - ANNUAL REPORT, 1979
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Law Reform Cmssn of British Columbia
Canada
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 19
Sponsoring Agency: Law Reform Cmssn of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2G3, Canada
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: PROGRESS MADE BY THE LAW REFORM COMMISSION OF BRITISH COLUMBIA IN CANADA IS DISCUSSED IN THIS ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1979.
Abstract: FULL-TIME MEMBERS OF THE COMMISSION STAFF ARE IDENTIFIED, WITH ATTENTION TO THOSE RESPONSIBLE FOR RESEARCH AND WRITING. THE FOLLOWING PROJECTS UPON WHICH REPORTS HAVE BEEN MADE IN THE PAST YEAR OR UPON WHICH WORK IS IN PROGRESS ARE DESCRIBED: DEBTOR-CREDITOR RELATIONSHIPS, INVOLVING ENFORCEMENT OF JUDGMENTS, REVIEWABLE TRANSACTIONS, THE LAW OF GUARANTEES, CROWN LIENS, AND JOINT LIABILITY; THE LAW OF DAMAGES, INCLUDING PERSONAL INJURY CLAIMS AND THE FAMILIES' COMPENSATION ACT; STATUTE LAW REVISION; THE PAROLE EVIDENCE RULE; ARBITRATION; CIVIL PROCEDURE; THE ESTATES PROJECT; SALE OF GOODS LEGISLATION; EXTRINSIC AIDS TO STATUTORY INTERPRETATION; LIMITATION OF ACTION; DEFAMATION AND LETTERS TO THE EDITOR; AND ACCOUNTING ON FORECLOSURE. THE AVAILABILITY OF COMMISSION PUBLICATIONS, THE COMMISSION'S RELATIONSHIP WITH OTHER AGENCIES, AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS ARE ALSO BRIEFLY NOTED. APPENDED INFORMATION INCLUDES A TABLE SETTING OUT ALL COMMISSION REPORTS MADE TO DATE, REFERENCES TO LEGISLATION IN WHICH COMMISSION RECOMMENDATIONS HAVE BEEN IMPLEMENTED, A TABLE ILLUSTRATING MATTERS UNDER CONSIDERATION, AND TEXTS OF COMMISSION LETTERS CONCERNING LIMITATION OF ACTIONS AND DEFAMATION. (WJR)
Index Term(s): British Columbia; Commission reports; Law reform
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