On June 5, 2009, the British Columbia Securities Commission published BC Notice 2009/07 Advance Notice of BCI 13-502 Electronic filing of reports of exempt distribution and Related Documents. This notice announced the expected implementation, effective July 30, 2009, of BC Instrument 13-502 and its related companion policy. BCI 13-502 requires issuers who file a report of exempt distribution and pay fees in connection with that report to do so electronically through BCSC e-services.