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

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


Last updated on June 16, 2018



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