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recent california business licensing news and updates California Commercial Cannabis Licenses (Medicinal and Adult-use Recreational) include:

California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
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This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California adult-use commercial cannabis activity temporary license evidence of rehabilitation infusion cannabis plants medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together Licensees commercial cannabis activity procedures for inventory control licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises compliance with local jurisdiction 120 days packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls loan provided to a commercial cannabis business manned motor vehicle tamper-evident security and cannabis waste disposal allergen information onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods unique ID/batch number MCSB Moisture Content Testing cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale 2019 important information commercial kitchens Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control M-licensees cannabis waste workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) inhalable cannabis certified by a California-licensed engineer Industrial Hemp Advisory Board Operating Procedures Type S share facility space Mycotoxins Testing extraction annual license application Business Information manufacturing practices shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit surety bond the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) ingredient list packaging inventory and quality control public Licensee Lookup Tool Foreign Material Testing Proposed Section 40133 commercial cannabis manufacturers Proposition 65 medicinal commercial cannabis activity 2019 proposed changes sanitary workplaces Extractions using CO2 Seller’s permit number scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises testing of cannabis goods laboratory quality assurance product guidelines Percentage of ownership Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles Financial information Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) supplemental label Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch M-license Water/Food-grade Dry Ice licensing cannabis microbusinesses access to the area(s) tobacco products California Public Records Act licensing scheme 600 foot radius of a school state cannabis licensing CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing retailers LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS distributors period of 120 days vape cartridges extracts Temporary Cannabis Event diagram of the business’s layout health claims 2019 updates Vehicle Requirements local jurisdiction authorization medicinal and adult-use markets Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 nonlaboratory quality control Manufacturing (non-volatile) California Department of Public Health ownership premises is not within a Government Personnel Requirements 2019 problems 2019 regulations designated structure re-sealable cannabis training Physical address potentially-hazardous foods informational panel MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH 2019 recent news some nutritional facts Bond and Insurance Information CO2 and ethanol extractions The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) payable to the state of California secured area activity for a period of 120 days licensed cannabis distributors 2019 resolutions Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) property for the commercial cannabis activity comply with all packaging and labeling requirements testing methods child-resistant outer package structure and formation documents no infusion of alcohol licensing cannabis retailers Cannabis Manufacturing security Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates Premises Diagram Heavy Metals Testing final form emergency regulations Microbusiness equity interest in a commercial cannabis business licensed premises Temporary License Application requiring refrigeration persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business cannabis cultivation licensing amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package valid waiver licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers microbusinesses Arranging for laboratory testing cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) A-licensees commercial cannabis manufacturing in California California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Transport vehicles alarm system separate applications finished product CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company 2019 fines cannabis adult-use products basic nutritional information cultivation Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) 2019 new laws stickers Premises Information secondary package labels not be attractive entry into the legal, regulated market sugar 2019 compliance transport cannabis goods to retailer mandated warning statements conditional license protocol Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing managing member capsules Distributor transport testing laboratories opaque exit package Criminal History operating procedures manufacturers who package for other producers Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 pre-made or purchased labeling aggregate interest of 20% or more secondary packaging convicted of a substantially related crime manufacturing activities Distributor Transport Only Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) Food-grade Butter/Oil Mechanical investment into a commercial cannabis business transportation of cannabis goods A-license and an M-license delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods list of artificial food colorings storage of cannabis goods product as a candy prohibited exit packaging minimum standards for extraction processes meat and seafood, and other products compliance with regulations MCSB’s temporary license application government warning statement label ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS motor carrier permit packaging and labeling local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations licensed cannabis cultivators quality control licensed cannabis manufacturers definition of owner track and trace system Financial Interest paper inserted into the packaging destruction of cannabis goods licensing cannabis distributors operating premises hang tag or a peel-back label Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act recordkeeping THC levels at least 99% purity Temporary License Application Information regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis sampling standards manufacture cannabis products Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division commercial cannabis products license review process ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation cannabis event organizer license product formulation transporting cannabis goods written procedures for inventory control regulatory framework Category II Residual Pesticides Testing Application Checklist commercial cannabis manufacturing Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods remove THC/CBD public health and safety cannabis market amount of THC content no infusion of nicotine Licensee Information 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving A-license Individual Owner required limits sanitary and hazard-free environment transportation concentrate Ethanol Local Jurisdictions disposal an officer or director of a cannabis business good manufacturing practices primary panel requirements manufacturing cannabis products contaminant free shipping manifest at least 20% ownership interest alcoholic beverages cannabis industries Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Retailer (Type 10) premises diagram BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL 2019 issues Local Authorization Track and Trace The California Department of Public Health's Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) Terpenoids Testing persons 21 years of age or older hydrocarbon-based solvents volatile solvent Premises diagram supply chain immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery Completed Temporary License Application Form Licensee Lookup Tool purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands consumption of alcohol or tobacco Temporary event up to 4 days waste disposal periods of 90 days extensions Local Issuing Authority Owner must enter certain events disclosure of all criminal convictions member manager Cultivation less than 10,000 edible products loop system Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 Live Scans for each owner Cannabinoids Testing Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing three state cannabis-licensing authorities licensed physical location (premises) local jurisdiction A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity transportation and security small product packaging limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package cannabis cartoons no added caffeine The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) chain of custody sales of cannabis goods commercial cannabis manufacturing activity highly-concentrated oils or waxes dried flower child-resistant packaging Transition Period amount of sodium Local Authorization Attachment Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products Category I Residual Pesticides Testing CDPH-9041 manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) Identifying information three cannabis licensing authorities medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity onsite consumption of cannabis goods Labor peace agreement evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products Retailer (nonstorefront) tinctures edibles packaging opaque financial interest holder packaging and labeling requirements identity of the product Form # CDPH-9041 manufacturer's name Fingerprints waste management laws health impacts of cannabis shared-use manufacturing facilities Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) local jurisdiction’s requirements Butane/Hexane/Propane disposal and destruction methods 600-foot radius of a school Edibles– Products carbohydrates and fat per serving exception for testing laboratories licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories medicinal and adult-use or both markets 2019 laws topicals CDPH-issued universal symbol Business Organizational manufacturing online licensing system conducting quality assurance review Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) inventory Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch CDTFA seller’s permit 100 mg of THC per package contaminants Bond in the amount of $5,000 2019 revisions highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin cannabis sales and/or consumption testing lab and more.

In addition, Track and trace system Actual yield Type 10 (Retailer) Medium Outdoor Licensee track and trace system Mixed-light cultivation UID Small Outdoor Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large) Validation Wet weight Processing aid Process Mixed-light Tier 1 Department Type S (coming soon, shared-use manufacturing facilities) Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 2 alternate use of a manufacturing premises package flower or pre-rolls Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 1 THC Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small) Watts per square foot Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small) Type 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small) Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large) cannabis concentrates Product Identity Limited-access area Sanitize Unique identifier Quality control personnel In-process material list of cannabis manufacturers Qualified individual Type P Packaging & Labeling Only Extraction Flowering Manufacturer licensee Type 7 (Manufacturer 2) Extraction: Volatile Solvents Quality control operation cakes, cookies, beverages and juices, tea and coffee, chocolates, gummies, gum, and mints Cultivation site Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 1 Personnel Cultivation Indoor cultivation infused butters and oils as concentrates Type N Infusions (optional packaging and labeling) Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small) Theoretical yield Package Processor products similar to traditional food products prohibited Specialty Outdoor Raw material Type 14 (Cannabis Event Organizer) Informational panel Cannabis product Bureau Pest Labeling Track-and-trace systems Small Mixed-Light Tier 1 Distribution Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small) M-license THC limit of 10 milligrams per serving and 100 milligrams per package Specialty Cottage Outdoor Canopy Lot Type 12 (Microbusiness) Type 8 (Testing Laboratory) Nursery Serving Adequate Quality Outdoor cultivation Topical cannabis product MCSB 90-day extension periods Kief Nonvolatile solvent Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium) Pathogen Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small) Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small) Mature plant Batch Hazard Component Pre-roll Finished product Manufacture Allergen Medium Indoor Ingredient Net weight Premises Dried flower Adult-use Market CBD Edible cannabis product Type P – for packaging and labeling only Type 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium) Verification Type 11 (Distributor) Contact surface Type 13 (Distributor Transport Only) Preventive controls adulteration CBD from industrial hemp Infusion gross annual revenue for first year in operation under MAUCRSA Type 9 (Non-Storefront Retailer) Applicant infused pre-rolls Small Indoor Proposition 65 warning statement Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large) Harvest Batch Commercial cannabis activity Processing Type 7 – for extraction using a volatile solvent (ex: butane, propane and hexane) Type N – for infusions Mixed-light Tier 2 Monitor Immature plant DPH-17-010E Quarantine Medium Mixed-Light Tier 1 Universal symbol Microorganisms Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery) Type 6 – for extraction using a mechanical method or non-volatile solvent (ex: CO2, ethanol, water, or food-grade dry ice, cooking oils or butter) Medium Mixed-Light Tier 2 Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 2 Small Mixed-Light Tier 2 Specialty Cottage Indoor Environmental pathogen Commercial-grade, non-residential door lock Allergen cross-contact Request for Live Scan Primary panel Type 6 (Manufacturer 1) Extraction: Non-volatile Solvents, Mechanical Methods Nonmanufactured cannabis product Adulterated Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium) Volatile solvent Specialty Indoor Holding and more.


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