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

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


Last updated on August 12, 2018



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