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British Columbia. Ministry of Transportation

Identity area

Type of entity

Government

Authorized form of name

British Columbia. Ministry of Transportation

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Ministry of Transportation

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Description area

Dates of existence

2001-2008

History

The Ministry of Transportation was established in 2001 replacing the Ministry of Transportation and Highways (OIC 565/01). The ministry carried out several functions. These included: a) transportation improvements: setting priorities for transportation improvements, creating and operating new infrastructure; b) public transportation: working with partners to provide public transit and coastal ferry services; c) highway operations: keeping highways safe, and in good repair, and operating inland ferries; d) passenger transportation regulation by licensing and regulating commercial bus and taxi services through the Passenger Transportation Act. The Ministry of Transportation was disestablished in 2008 and replaced by the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure (OIC 430/2008).

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A Government Name

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

British Columbia. Ministry of Transportation and Highways (1979-2001)

Identifier of the related entity

22

Category of the relationship

temporal

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Related entity

British Columbia. Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure (2008-)

Identifier of the related entity

186

Category of the relationship

temporal

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

Control area

Description identifier

23

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Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Michael Carter 2008-11-10

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Maintenance notes

Created by: Michael Carter