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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
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This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding regulatory framework licensed cannabis distributors concentrate Criminal History The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) premises diagram tinctures convicted of a substantially related crime opaque exit package entry into the legal, regulated market regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California edible products Percentage of ownership definition of owner retailers the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) Physical address child-resistant packaging microbusinesses quality control sales of cannabis goods Retailer (nonstorefront) supply chain local jurisdiction’s requirements Arranging for laboratory testing ownership premises is not within a Government consumption of alcohol or tobacco testing lab primary panel requirements A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity licensed cannabis manufacturers product formulation loan provided to a commercial cannabis business licensing cannabis retailers Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing must enter certain events Edibles– Products Local Authorization license review process mandated warning statements Mechanical vape cartridges Heavy Metals Testing manufacturing no infusion of nicotine aggregate interest of 20% or more manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) Live Scans for each owner required limits 120 days Local Issuing Authority persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business Identifying information member manager THC levels Financial information Butane/Hexane/Propane commercial kitchens Distributor transport The California Department of Public Health's 2020 important information Premises Diagram Business Information licensed physical location (premises) surety bond informational panel shared-use manufacturing facilities licensing cannabis distributors Licensee Lookup Tool licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers carbohydrates and fat per serving Food-grade Butter/Oil testing methods alcoholic beverages Water/Food-grade Dry Ice Owner 2020 new laws Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch extracts Manufacturing (non-volatile) 2020 regulations Local Jurisdictions cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) Fingerprints protocol 2020 problems MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH tobacco products health claims stickers requiring refrigeration no infusion of alcohol Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity local jurisdiction authorization testing of cannabis goods disclosure of all criminal convictions online licensing system infusion The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) motor carrier permit state cannabis licensing at least 99% purity Moisture Content Testing transport cannabis goods to retailer structure and formation documents Premises diagram licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises list of artificial food colorings 2020 issues track and trace system cannabis adult-use products extraction CO2 and ethanol extractions sugar access to the area(s) licensing cannabis microbusinesses cannabis market 2020 laws Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) 2020 resolutions CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL basic nutritional information transportation of cannabis goods periods of 90 days extensions product as a candy prohibited operating procedures health impacts of cannabis packaging and labeling requirements topicals secondary packaging commercial cannabis manufacturing medicinal commercial cannabis activity storage of cannabis goods California Public Records Act A-license and an M-license meat and seafood, and other products Microbusiness ingredient list paper inserted into the packaging allergen information financial interest holder waste management laws Operating Procedures destruction of cannabis goods no added caffeine highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin equity interest in a commercial cannabis business conducting quality assurance review 100 mg of THC per package Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods local jurisdiction volatile solvent immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery Carbon Dioxide (CO2) commercial cannabis manufacturers valid waiver edibles packaging opaque pre-made or purchased medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together Local Authorization Attachment Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) CDTFA seller’s permit some nutritional facts final form 2020 recent news sanitary workplaces exception for testing laboratories public health and safety adult-use commercial cannabis activity transportation government warning statement label Premises Information Type S share facility space local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations Cannabinoids Testing manufacturer's name Temporary event up to 4 days security and cannabis waste disposal Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) Licensee Information remove THC/CBD cannabis waste re-sealable 2020 updates commercial cannabis activity secondary package cannabis sales and/or consumption Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles amount of sodium inventory and quality control 600-foot radius of a school packaging and labeling Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) medicinal and adult-use or both markets annual license application compliance with local jurisdiction shipping manifest three cannabis licensing authorities A-licensees Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 Track and Trace compliance with regulations disposal and destruction methods Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 supplemental label amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package California Department of Public Health (CDPH) licensing scheme period of 120 days inventory 2020 compliance separate applications CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing secured area manufacture cannabis products three state cannabis-licensing authorities M-licensees licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories Mycotoxins Testing cannabis cartoons CDPH-issued universal symbol 2020 revisions potentially-hazardous foods labeling packaging contaminant free Cultivation less than 10,000 limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands child-resistant outer package LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS inhalable cannabis amount of THC content delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods Transition Period Vehicle Requirements commercial cannabis manufacturing activity testing laboratories Category I Residual Pesticides Testing transporting cannabis goods manufacturing activities Labor peace agreement ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation waste disposal operating premises Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division chain of custody activity for a period of 120 days evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch highly-concentrated oils or waxes cannabis event organizer license regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis Temporary License Application evidence of rehabilitation Completed Temporary License Application Form sanitary and hazard-free environment Terpenoids Testing 2020 fines Bond and Insurance Information recordkeeping supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products distributors security manufacturing practices Proposition 65 conditional license shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit tamper-evident unique ID/batch number onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods Industrial Hemp Advisory Board Business Organizational loop system Temporary Cannabis Event manned motor vehicle labels not be attractive scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 comply with all packaging and labeling requirements cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale Category II Residual Pesticides Testing Cannabis Manufacturing sampling standards Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates finished product ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Personnel Requirements transportation and security MCSB Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act Retailer (Type 10) dried flower hydrocarbon-based solvents Form # CDPH-9041 laboratory quality assurance Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing property for the commercial cannabis activity A-license Individual Owner commercial cannabis manufacturing in California at least 20% ownership interest payable to the state of California Foreign Material Testing temporary license cannabis cultivation licensing public Licensee Lookup Tool limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package procedures for inventory control Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing persons 21 years of age or older good manufacturing practices Financial Interest cannabis industries 600 foot radius of a school nonlaboratory quality control emergency regulations BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL designated structure Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) cannabis plants workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control Seller’s permit number commercial cannabis products manufacturing cannabis products contaminants investment into a commercial cannabis business Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) Temporary License Application Information cultivation M-license California Department of Public Health Transport vehicles alarm system shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company onsite consumption of cannabis goods an officer or director of a cannabis business diagram of the business’s layout Extractions using CO2 Bond in the amount of $5,000 capsules managing member Ethanol Licensees written procedures for inventory control exit packaging Proposed Section 40133 minimum standards for extraction processes hang tag or a peel-back label identity of the product disposal CDPH-9041 Application Checklist certified by a California-licensed engineer cannabis training MCSB’s temporary license application product guidelines licensed premises licensed cannabis cultivators manufacturers who package for other producers medicinal and adult-use markets Distributor Transport Only small product packaging 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market 2020 proposed changes and more.

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


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