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Resources for Cannabis Business License Compliance in California

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

Bureau of Cannabis Control
Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch
CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing
California Cannabis Consultants
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding carbohydrates and fat per serving shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit A-license and an M-license Type S share facility space onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods shipping manifest paper inserted into the packaging licensed premises Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Application Checklist protocol an officer or director of a cannabis business good manufacturing practices onsite consumption of cannabis goods security Temporary License Application Fingerprints licensing cannabis microbusinesses transport cannabis goods to retailer delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods THC levels conducting quality assurance review definition of owner re-sealable M-licensees Proposition 65 medicinal and adult-use or both markets Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 120 days access to the area(s) Microbusiness 2018 regulations temporary license local jurisdiction’s requirements consumption of alcohol or tobacco commercial kitchens laboratory quality assurance Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) remove THC/CBD Local Authorization Attachment period of 120 days Temporary event up to 4 days meat and seafood, and other products evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) 100 mg of THC per package amount of sodium quality control contaminant free opaque exit package licensing cannabis distributors Moisture Content Testing informational panel Licensee Information Bond in the amount of $5,000 Percentage of ownership Premises Diagram immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery Live Scans for each owner compliance with local jurisdiction equity interest in a commercial cannabis business sanitary and hazard-free environment local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations cannabis waste commercial cannabis manufacturing in California secondary package finished product edibles packaging opaque Completed Temporary License Application Form Distributor Transport Only infusion the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) aggregate interest of 20% or more testing of cannabis goods member manager packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls license review process cannabis event organizer license child-resistant outer package amount of THC content commercial cannabis manufacturers licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories Local Issuing Authority supplemental label Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch microbusinesses 2018 updates Bond and Insurance Information Cultivation less than 10,000 security and cannabis waste disposal tamper-evident diagram of the business’s layout Vehicle Requirements manufacturing practices product guidelines at least 99% purity Physical address Licensees manufacture cannabis products Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division testing laboratories three cannabis licensing authorities workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control pre-made or purchased Ethanol inhalable cannabis cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale cannabis sales and/or consumption Cannabinoids Testing 2018 fines separate applications three state cannabis-licensing authorities Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) Mycotoxins Testing manufacturing cannabis products concentrate cannabis cartoons track and trace system California Department of Public Health (CDPH) local jurisdiction mandated warning statements sugar no infusion of nicotine nonlaboratory quality control licensed cannabis cultivators shared-use manufacturing facilities emergency regulations Water/Food-grade Dry Ice exception for testing laboratories commercial cannabis manufacturing Local Jurisdictions public health and safety property for the commercial cannabis activity 2018 important information evidence of rehabilitation commercial cannabis products ownership premises is not within a Government purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands Local Authorization dried flower structure and formation documents commercial cannabis activity Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing hang tag or a peel-back label California Public Records Act medicinal and adult-use markets persons 21 years of age or older Heavy Metals Testing loop system Arranging for laboratory testing designated structure transportation of cannabis goods packaging and labeling requirements disclosure of all criminal convictions Business Organizational unique ID/batch number tobacco products 2018 issues exit packaging commercial cannabis manufacturing activity Owner Temporary Cannabis Event Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 hydrocarbon-based solvents Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products conditional license highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin Category II Residual Pesticides Testing adult-use commercial cannabis activity surety bond Mechanical Terpenoids Testing final form 2018 proposed changes licensed physical location (premises) secured area storage of cannabis goods licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity CO2 and ethanol extractions California Department of Public Health Temporary License Application Information medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together licensing cannabis retailers labeling inventory disposal and destruction methods manned motor vehicle extraction Retailer (nonstorefront) MCSB list of artificial food colorings recordkeeping sampling standards ingredient list manufacturer's name premises diagram capsules limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving Manufacturing (non-volatile) Financial information distributors retailers loan provided to a commercial cannabis business compliance with regulations no added caffeine Identifying information destruction of cannabis goods managing member Extractions using CO2 A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity medicinal commercial cannabis activity Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods online licensing system regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis cannabis plants manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) alcoholic beverages at least 20% ownership interest licensing scheme entry into the legal, regulated market Operating Procedures health claims 600 foot radius of a school M-license must enter certain events Retailer (Type 10) operating premises cannabis market 2018 compliance Cannabis Manufacturing 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California Financial Interest stickers cannabis cultivation licensing transportation Food-grade Butter/Oil licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises disposal cultivation testing lab cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) allergen information motor carrier permit Criminal History testing methods some nutritional facts cannabis training regulatory framework transportation and security state cannabis licensing investment into a commercial cannabis business manufacturing activities Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) packaging and labeling inventory and quality control packaging shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company requiring refrigeration tinctures 600-foot radius of a school edible products Form # CDPH-9041 limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package no infusion of alcohol CDPH-9041 Distributor transport valid waiver Industrial Hemp Advisory Board 2018 resolutions licensed cannabis manufacturers licensed cannabis distributors potentially-hazardous foods required limits Labor peace agreement Premises Information Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act CDTFA seller’s permit manufacturers who package for other producers Category I Residual Pesticides Testing local jurisdiction authorization Seller’s permit number comply with all packaging and labeling requirements waste disposal Individual Owner Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) extracts A-license highly-concentrated oils or waxes The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) vape cartridges Foreign Material Testing financial interest holder CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL 2018 recent news chain of custody Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) product formulation Track and Trace medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing annual license application 2018 revisions Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles waste management laws Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing public Licensee Lookup Tool amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business minimum standards for extraction processes secondary packaging supply chain Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 CDPH-issued universal symbol A-licensees Licensee Lookup Tool Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) Transport vehicles alarm system Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch cannabis industries Edibles– Products ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control labels not be attractive procedures for inventory control child-resistant packaging Butane/Hexane/Propane 2018 problems certified by a California-licensed engineer Proposed Section 40133 health impacts of cannabis 2018 new laws operating procedures CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing primary panel requirements small product packaging 2018 laws LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS periods of 90 days extensions manufacturing topicals volatile solvent sales of cannabis goods Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates The California Department of Public Health's Premises diagram written procedures for inventory control scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises contaminants convicted of a substantially related crime Personnel Requirements The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL basic nutritional information cannabis adult-use products Transition Period payable to the state of California Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) government warning statement label activity for a period of 120 days Business Information sanitary workplaces supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation transporting cannabis goods identity of the product MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) MCSB’s temporary license application product as a candy prohibited and more.

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

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