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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 testing of cannabis goods 2020 updates medicinal and adult-use markets amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package M-licensees licensed premises local jurisdiction’s requirements cultivation opaque exit package ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Premises Diagram Microbusiness annual license application managing member supplemental label testing lab commercial cannabis activity Personnel Requirements Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles equity interest in a commercial cannabis business shipping manifest product formulation amount of sodium Retailer (nonstorefront) emergency regulations at least 20% ownership interest no added caffeine storage of cannabis goods cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale product as a candy prohibited medicinal commercial cannabis activity 600 foot radius of a school 2020 compliance highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin allergen information Extractions using CO2 no infusion of alcohol Ethanol Industrial Hemp Advisory Board operating premises financial interest holder cannabis market certified by a California-licensed engineer medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity extraction MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH Carbon Dioxide (CO2) California Public Records Act regulatory framework Financial Interest packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls tobacco products track and trace system primary panel requirements protocol requiring refrigeration Arranging for laboratory testing transporting cannabis goods 2020 proposed changes Licensees Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 Percentage of ownership unique ID/batch number disposal Foreign Material Testing child-resistant outer package identity of the product Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) child-resistant packaging comply with all packaging and labeling requirements motor carrier permit valid waiver Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) contaminant free Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products cannabis industries infusion regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California diagram of the business’s layout Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) Mycotoxins Testing Heavy Metals Testing Identifying information Operating Procedures Cultivation less than 10,000 cannabis cartoons Criminal History small product packaging Seller’s permit number Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL online licensing system 2020 important information commercial cannabis manufacturing in California A-licensees conditional license CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing supply chain tamper-evident CO2 and ethanol extractions list of artificial food colorings immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery three state cannabis-licensing authorities 100 mg of THC per package Licensee Information Individual Owner Type S share facility space onsite consumption of cannabis goods must enter certain events labels not be attractive cannabis event organizer license license review process capsules persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS commercial cannabis products 2020 regulations licensed physical location (premises) Labor peace agreement manufacturers who package for other producers Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates an officer or director of a cannabis business structure and formation documents quality control licensed cannabis distributors delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods written procedures for inventory control Transition Period laboratory quality assurance exception for testing laboratories transportation of cannabis goods secondary package stickers packaging Live Scans for each owner CDPH-9041 testing methods disclosure of all criminal convictions testing laboratories The California Department of Public Health's Proposition 65 Mechanical recordkeeping licensed cannabis cultivators workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control access to the area(s) Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods potentially-hazardous foods shared-use manufacturing facilities distributors period of 120 days sales of cannabis goods no infusion of nicotine periods of 90 days extensions packaging and labeling Distributor Transport Only licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories temporary license required limits security Bond and Insurance Information carbohydrates and fat per serving limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving Food-grade Butter/Oil edible products local jurisdiction waste disposal minimum standards for extraction processes Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) Temporary License Application Information re-sealable manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing payable to the state of California retailers tinctures Proposed Section 40133 The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) three cannabis licensing authorities sampling standards government warning statement label commercial cannabis manufacturers limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit persons 21 years of age or older final form Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) 2020 revisions M-license microbusinesses 2020 new laws evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises health claims secondary packaging transportation and security 120 days shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company contaminants Local Authorization Attachment Physical address evidence of rehabilitation Premises diagram Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) procedures for inventory control sugar Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 Transport vehicles alarm system exit packaging sanitary workplaces local jurisdiction authorization member manager some nutritional facts cannabis sales and/or consumption purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands Bond in the amount of $5,000 Local Issuing Authority Premises Information health impacts of cannabis The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) investment into a commercial cannabis business 2020 issues MCSB’s temporary license application licensed cannabis manufacturers Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) hydrocarbon-based solvents meat and seafood, and other products manufacturing California Department of Public Health 2020 fines Retailer (Type 10) 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market state cannabis licensing 600-foot radius of a school compliance with regulations property for the commercial cannabis activity Cannabinoids Testing Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act edibles packaging opaque Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 premises diagram Temporary event up to 4 days 2020 resolutions commercial cannabis manufacturing activity consumption of alcohol or tobacco Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) dried flower Track and Trace loop system Category I Residual Pesticides Testing commercial kitchens activity for a period of 120 days amount of THC content 2020 recent news licensing scheme Vehicle Requirements regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis Local Authorization adult-use commercial cannabis activity concentrate Terpenoids Testing vape cartridges waste management laws Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch secured area Completed Temporary License Application Form good manufacturing practices manufacture cannabis products CDTFA seller’s permit sanitary and hazard-free environment aggregate interest of 20% or more ownership premises is not within a Government CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL topicals Manufacturing (non-volatile) designated structure manufacturing cannabis products nonlaboratory quality control 2020 laws public Licensee Lookup Tool Temporary License Application California Department of Public Health (CDPH) inhalable cannabis paper inserted into the packaging transportation THC levels the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) Temporary Cannabis Event hang tag or a peel-back label loan provided to a commercial cannabis business Local Jurisdictions Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing cannabis plants entry into the legal, regulated market Financial information Category II Residual Pesticides Testing Moisture Content Testing conducting quality assurance review at least 99% purity medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing compliance with local jurisdiction finished product informational panel 2020 problems surety bond Business Information Butane/Hexane/Propane Application Checklist manufacturing practices highly-concentrated oils or waxes destruction of cannabis goods cannabis adult-use products licensing cannabis microbusinesses Form # CDPH-9041 ingredient list transport cannabis goods to retailer alcoholic beverages MCSB separate applications labeling Owner public health and safety medicinal and adult-use or both markets CDPH-issued universal symbol licensing cannabis distributors scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises operating procedures licensing cannabis retailers onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity chain of custody licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers product guidelines Fingerprints disposal and destruction methods Distributor transport medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control Water/Food-grade Dry Ice extracts 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In addition, Manufacturer licensee Specialty Cottage Outdoor Bureau infused pre-rolls Component Small Outdoor Allergen Unique identifier Type 11 (Distributor) Medium Mixed-Light Tier 2 Universal symbol Nursery Watts per square foot Serving Premises MCSB 90-day extension periods Preventive controls UID Ingredient Contact surface Theoretical yield DPH-17-010E Validation Pre-roll Department Primary panel Environmental pathogen Edible cannabis product Commercial-grade, non-residential door lock Type N Infusions (optional packaging and labeling) Mature plant gross annual revenue for first year in operation under MAUCRSA Sanitize Labeling Qualified individual Medium Indoor Adult-use Market Lot Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small) Extraction Manufacture Type P Packaging & Labeling Only Batch Cannabis product Quality Infusion Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium) Cultivation Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small) 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) Volatile solvent Specialty Cottage Indoor CBD from industrial hemp Type 12 (Microbusiness) infused butters and oils as concentrates Product Identity Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small) Immature plant Pathogen Wet weight Finished product Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small) Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium) Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 2 Limited-access area Package Holding Dried flower Hazard Canopy Small Indoor Verification M-license Licensee Distribution Actual yield THC limit of 10 milligrams per serving and 100 milligrams per package Type 10 (Retailer) Type 13 (Distributor Transport Only) Microorganisms cannabis concentrates Net weight Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 1 Type 9 (Non-Storefront Retailer) Specialty Indoor Type 14 (Cannabis Event Organizer) cakes, cookies, beverages and juices, tea and coffee, chocolates, gummies, gum, and mints Allergen cross-contact track and trace system Indoor cultivation Request for Live Scan Adequate package flower or pre-rolls Pest Type 7 (Manufacturer 2) Extraction: Volatile Solvents Type 7 – for extraction using a volatile solvent (ex: butane, propane and hexane) Applicant Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 2 Small Mixed-Light Tier 1 Type N – for infusions Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large) Nonvolatile solvent Type 6 (Manufacturer 1) Extraction: Non-volatile Solvents, Mechanical Methods Specialty Outdoor Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery) Mixed-light cultivation Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small) list of cannabis manufacturers Mixed-light Tier 2 Medium Mixed-Light Tier 1 Medium Outdoor Commercial cannabis activity Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 1 Cultivation site Flowering Harvest Batch Monitor Personnel Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small) Raw material Mixed-light Tier 1 Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large) Track-and-trace systems Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large) Track and trace system Small Mixed-Light Tier 2 Topical cannabis product Outdoor cultivation Type P – for packaging and labeling only Processing aid Quality control personnel adulteration Type 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small) In-process material CBD Type S (coming soon, shared-use manufacturing facilities) Adulterated Kief alternate use of a manufacturing premises products similar to traditional food products prohibited Type 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium) Quality control operation Quarantine Informational panel Type 8 (Testing Laboratory) Proposition 65 warning statement Processor Processing Process THC Nonmanufactured cannabis product and more.


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