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



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

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


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