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

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


Last updated on July 20, 2018



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