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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 shipping manifest re-sealable valid waiver onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods Licensee Information inventory amount of THC content edible products cannabis sales and/or consumption alcoholic beverages regulatory framework 2020 proposed changes testing methods ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation license review process Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package financial interest holder The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) manufacturing activities licensed cannabis cultivators disclosure of all criminal convictions public Licensee Lookup Tool Category I Residual Pesticides Testing Retailer (nonstorefront) commercial cannabis activity transportation and security commercial cannabis products small product packaging motor carrier permit supply chain three cannabis licensing authorities cannabis cartoons Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division online licensing system cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale Carbon Dioxide (CO2) loan provided to a commercial cannabis business laboratory quality assurance Edibles– Products quality control pre-made or purchased Food-grade Butter/Oil manufacturing Temporary event up to 4 days vape cartridges period of 120 days supplemental label Ethanol child-resistant packaging no added caffeine edibles packaging opaque Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act security 2020 problems Category II Residual Pesticides Testing Track and Trace tobacco products CDTFA seller’s permit persons 21 years of age or older Financial Interest Distributor transport Industrial Hemp Advisory Board manned motor vehicle packaging and labeling inhalable cannabis 2020 resolutions security and cannabis waste disposal payable to the state of California 2020 revisions potentially-hazardous foods comply with all packaging and labeling requirements Cannabis Manufacturing local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations ownership premises is not within a Government convicted of a substantially related crime Business Information contaminant free Premises diagram Temporary License Application Heavy Metals Testing licensed cannabis distributors cannabis industries Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch Operating Procedures local jurisdiction disposal Proposition 65 hydrocarbon-based solvents tinctures 2020 important information Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 onsite consumption of cannabis goods no infusion of nicotine inventory and quality control designated structure microbusinesses stickers remove THC/CBD secured area protocol hang tag or a peel-back label Percentage of ownership Individual Owner Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) California Department of Public Health Manufacturing (non-volatile) Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) Mechanical Transition Period packaging and labeling requirements 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market sanitary and hazard-free environment CDPH-9041 licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories contaminants Local Authorization conditional license volatile solvent LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity Premises Information 2020 new laws A-license and an M-license waste management laws infusion required limits 2020 laws the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) destruction of cannabis goods recordkeeping opaque exit package state cannabis licensing Personnel Requirements member manager Temporary Cannabis Event Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) California Public Records Act Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) labels not be attractive premises diagram chain of custody topicals Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control sugar unique ID/batch number some nutritional facts Premises Diagram track and trace system licensing cannabis distributors loop system shared-use manufacturing facilities conducting quality assurance review commercial cannabis manufacturers transportation of cannabis goods Transport vehicles alarm system periods of 90 days extensions structure and formation documents licensed physical location (premises) Local Jurisdictions Microbusiness Criminal History health claims carbohydrates and fat per serving licensing scheme identity of the product must enter certain events Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch transporting cannabis goods Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) medicinal commercial cannabis activity highly-concentrated oils or waxes Arranging for laboratory testing adult-use commercial cannabis activity minimum standards for extraction processes cannabis plants MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH cannabis adult-use products BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business 2020 updates Application Checklist regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California cannabis waste Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) 100 mg of THC per package Financial information extracts labeling paper inserted into the packaging mandated warning statements good manufacturing practices The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) cultivation Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates 2020 regulations manufacture cannabis products 2020 recent news MCSB’s temporary license application Physical address manufacturer's name three state cannabis-licensing authorities primary panel requirements CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing sales of cannabis goods requiring refrigeration distributors Labor peace agreement Seller’s permit number investment into a commercial cannabis business CDPH-issued universal symbol temporary license The California Department of Public Health's highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin manufacturing practices licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers storage of cannabis goods exit packaging evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises surety bond capsules nonlaboratory quality control annual license application amount of sodium commercial cannabis manufacturing activity Bond and Insurance Information Extractions using CO2 written procedures for inventory control A-licensees California Department of Public Health (CDPH) transport cannabis goods to retailer commercial kitchens M-licensees Moisture Content Testing licensed premises regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis cannabis market Vehicle Requirements certified by a California-licensed engineer Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) retailers commercial cannabis manufacturing in California government warning statement label licensed cannabis manufacturers A-license separate applications procedures for inventory control operating procedures evidence of rehabilitation testing laboratories Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Terpenoids Testing emergency regulations Local Issuing Authority secondary packaging finished product Form # CDPH-9041 Owner no infusion of alcohol Fingerprints medicinal and adult-use or both markets Completed Temporary License Application Form workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls activity for a period of 120 days allergen information waste disposal Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 managing member scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods consumption of alcohol or tobacco Distributor Transport Only amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands property for the commercial cannabis activity compliance with local jurisdiction equity interest in a commercial cannabis business 120 days entry into the legal, regulated market Type S share facility space licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises cannabis training at least 99% purity Butane/Hexane/Propane A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity packaging Bond in the amount of $5,000 supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products list of artificial food colorings 2020 issues CO2 and ethanol extractions commercial cannabis manufacturing extraction transportation public health and safety 600 foot radius of a school product as a candy prohibited ingredient list health impacts of cannabis testing lab Identifying information Proposed Section 40133 Local Authorization Attachment 2020 fines an officer or director of a cannabis business manufacturers who package for other producers secondary package shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit local jurisdiction authorization medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing aggregate interest of 20% or more Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 access to the area(s) Licensee Lookup Tool medicinal and adult-use markets medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together manufacturing cannabis products immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery diagram of the business’s layout concentrate sampling standards M-license sanitary workplaces exception for testing laboratories at least 20% ownership interest cannabis event organizer license Mycotoxins Testing ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Cannabinoids Testing licensing cannabis microbusinesses product guidelines manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving cannabis cultivation licensing cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) THC levels MCSB 2020 compliance tamper-evident definition of owner disposal and destruction methods child-resistant outer package informational panel Business Organizational Water/Food-grade Dry Ice meat and seafood, and other products Cultivation less than 10,000 product formulation Foreign Material Testing final form Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods 600-foot radius of a school Licensees operating premises basic nutritional information Retailer (Type 10) testing of cannabis goods Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) Temporary License Application Information local jurisdiction’s requirements Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing compliance with regulations Live Scans for each owner dried flower licensing cannabis retailers and more.

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

Last updated on February 23, 2020

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