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

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


Last updated on October 16, 2018



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