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

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


Last updated on July 18, 2019



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