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

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


Last updated on September 20, 2018



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