March 13, 2023

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Passed into Law as a Statutory Holiday in BC

On March 9, 2023, British Columbia’s Bill 2, the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Act, received Royal Assent. As a result, the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, which occurs on September 30th each year, is also now a public holiday in the province of British Columbia for all provincially regulated employers.

For more information about British Columbia’s Bill 2 or questions regarding public holiday entitlements please see our previous bulletin or contact our Vancouver or Victoria lawyers.


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