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New Millennium Research for Cannabis Compliance - Business License Updates & Information



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new laws ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS laboratory quality assurance minimum standards for extraction processes hydrocarbon-based solvents licensing cannabis distributors certified by a California-licensed engineer licensing cannabis microbusinesses identity of the product 2019 issues Extractions using CO2 manufacturers who package for other producers contaminants investment into a commercial cannabis business aggregate interest of 20% or more CDPH-issued universal symbol Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH written procedures for inventory control CDPH-9041 licensed premises licensing cannabis retailers emergency regulations Seller’s permit number motor carrier permit consumption of alcohol or tobacco licensed cannabis cultivators transportation of cannabis goods transportation Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing track and trace system Operating Procedures regulations for medical and 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medicinal-use market Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls Local Authorization Attachment testing laboratories onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods sanitary and hazard-free environment M-licensees period of 120 days Financial information entry into the legal, regulated market testing methods Manufacturing (non-volatile) onsite consumption of cannabis goods Local Jurisdictions diagram of the business’s layout disclosure of all criminal convictions Proposition 65 some nutritional facts Bond in the amount of $5,000 secured area Licensees delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods compliance with regulations Live Scans for each owner edible products Moisture Content Testing security and cannabis waste disposal basic nutritional information member manager security Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles waste management laws Individual Owner cannabis event organizer license MCSB’s temporary license application evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises California Department of Public Health Terpenoids Testing remove THC/CBD persons 21 years of age or older commercial cannabis products medicinal and adult-use or both markets Business Information Criminal History regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery Industrial Hemp Advisory Board compliance with local jurisdiction Edibles– Products hang tag or a peel-back label Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act Licensee Lookup Tool BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL manufacturing activities activity for a period of 120 days potentially-hazardous foods comply with all packaging and labeling requirements CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL cultivation Temporary Cannabis Event quality control recordkeeping dried flower Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control Distributor Transport Only retailers 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child-resistant outer package public Licensee Lookup Tool meat and seafood, and other products manned motor vehicle 2019 revisions periods of 90 days extensions 2019 updates CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) procedures for inventory control Ethanol purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands 2019 problems highly-concentrated oils or waxes supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products conducting quality assurance review structure and formation documents carbohydrates and fat per serving Transition Period Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates protocol sampling standards three state cannabis-licensing authorities Bond and Insurance Information at least 99% purity surety bond amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods regulatory framework property for the commercial cannabis activity health impacts of cannabis chain of custody A-license contaminant free medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together Personnel Requirements shipping manifest A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity loan provided to a commercial cannabis business product guidelines stickers supply chain Foreign Material Testing alcoholic beverages storage of cannabis goods Proposed Section 40133 tamper-evident topicals inventory secondary packaging medicinal commercial cannabis activity managing member designated structure CDTFA seller’s permit Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products CO2 and ethanol extractions ingredient list Completed Temporary License Application Form LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Labor peace agreement definition of owner cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale volatile solvent Fingerprints 600-foot radius of a school and more.

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

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Last updated on April 16, 2019



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