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

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

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