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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
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis


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

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


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