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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 Type S share facility space secondary package Water/Food-grade Dry Ice commercial cannabis activity scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises Premises Diagram Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) cannabis event organizer license Edibles– Products no infusion of alcohol mandated warning statements storage of cannabis goods exception for testing laboratories licensed cannabis cultivators written procedures for inventory control Licensee Lookup Tool definition of owner commercial cannabis manufacturers protocol regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California retailers primary panel requirements paper inserted into the packaging security highly-concentrated oils or waxes Premises Information opaque exit package limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package microbusinesses carbohydrates and fat per serving pre-made or purchased secondary packaging California Department of Public Health Financial information meat and seafood, and other products supply chain labeling product guidelines health claims M-license period of 120 days ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations Butane/Hexane/Propane inventory and quality control manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) government warning statement label A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity medicinal commercial cannabis activity Licensee Information Fingerprints security and cannabis waste disposal commercial cannabis manufacturing in California sugar CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL Temporary License Application Information premises diagram licensing cannabis distributors A-licensees track and trace system cannabis cartoons ownership premises is not within a Government operating premises Identifying information local jurisdiction Percentage of ownership testing laboratories small product packaging licensed cannabis manufacturers CDPH-9041 Category II Residual Pesticides Testing child-resistant outer package some nutritional facts shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit testing lab 2019 regulations Live Scans for each owner tamper-evident payable to the state of California Cannabis Manufacturing The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) CDPH-issued universal symbol immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery infusion transportation Temporary event up to 4 days shared-use manufacturing facilities 2019 problems onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods cannabis plants Personnel Requirements state cannabis licensing shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company tinctures sampling standards Temporary License Application licensed premises consumption of alcohol or tobacco ingredient list supplemental label Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 laboratory quality assurance 2019 updates manufacturing activities licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 manufacturer's name sanitary workplaces Terpenoids Testing evidence of rehabilitation Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control THC levels procedures for inventory control conducting quality assurance review Bond and Insurance Information Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) member manager cannabis adult-use products Retailer (nonstorefront) manufacture cannabis products compliance with local jurisdiction Transport vehicles alarm system comply with all packaging and labeling requirements list of artificial food colorings compliance with regulations manufacturers who package for other producers 2019 recent news 2019 new laws onsite consumption of cannabis goods transporting cannabis goods licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories capsules licensing cannabis retailers sanitary and hazard-free environment Form # CDPH-9041 licensing scheme shipping manifest BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) sales of cannabis goods surety bond required limits three state cannabis-licensing authorities public health and safety cannabis training Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles commercial cannabis products Manufacturing (non-volatile) licensed physical location (premises) Track and Trace investment into a commercial cannabis business 2019 issues Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS allergen information temporary license financial interest holder alcoholic beverages Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 2019 revisions hang tag or a peel-back label loan provided to a commercial cannabis business volatile solvent disclosure of all criminal convictions Distributor Transport Only cannabis sales and/or consumption Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing MCSB’s temporary license application at least 20% ownership interest Cultivation less than 10,000 license review process dried flower annual license application Category I Residual Pesticides Testing manufacturing practices CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates Industrial Hemp Advisory Board requiring refrigeration basic nutritional information Mycotoxins Testing waste management laws packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls disposal operating procedures Mechanical ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS testing of cannabis goods inventory activity for a period of 120 days Vehicle Requirements potentially-hazardous foods distributors manufacturing cannabis products no infusion of nicotine aggregate interest of 20% or more health impacts of cannabis Business Information amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package Moisture Content Testing 2019 fines A-license certified by a California-licensed engineer Proposition 65 A-license and an M-license equity interest in a commercial cannabis business Microbusiness 2019 resolutions minimum standards for extraction processes diagram of the business’s layout motor carrier permit extraction Criminal History Financial Interest edible products Individual Owner nonlaboratory quality control Local Jurisdictions medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together destruction of cannabis goods Heavy Metals Testing vape cartridges chain of custody child-resistant packaging purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market labels not be attractive transport cannabis goods to retailer cannabis cultivation licensing entry into the legal, regulated market property for the commercial cannabis activity 2019 proposed changes manned motor vehicle Labor peace agreement secured area Local Authorization Local Issuing Authority commercial cannabis manufacturing medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing periods of 90 days extensions conditional license M-licensees identity of the product Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) good manufacturing practices medicinal and adult-use or both markets transportation and security Physical address Owner recordkeeping packaging and labeling requirements product formulation adult-use commercial cannabis activity Business Organizational cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) finished product exit packaging product as a candy prohibited commercial cannabis manufacturing activity Licensees 2019 important information 600-foot radius of a school amount of sodium regulatory framework Ethanol Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) Completed Temporary License Application Form 100 mg of THC per package MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH CDTFA seller’s permit transportation of cannabis goods testing methods Local Authorization Attachment Seller’s permit number must enter certain events Bond in the amount of $5,000 Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods The California Department of Public Health's convicted of a substantially related crime Proposed Section 40133 at least 99% purity informational panel loop system licensed cannabis distributors cultivation amount of THC content Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods tobacco products licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises 2019 compliance Operating Procedures concentrate no added caffeine highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin manufacturing local jurisdiction authorization waste disposal MCSB 2019 laws Distributor transport separate applications designated structure licensing cannabis microbusinesses Retailer (Type 10) California Public Records Act the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) cannabis waste Carbon Dioxide (CO2) three cannabis licensing authorities valid waiver edibles packaging opaque persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business final form limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving commercial kitchens local jurisdiction’s requirements disposal and destruction methods Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products Food-grade Butter/Oil medicinal and adult-use markets Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) Extractions using CO2 inhalable cannabis CO2 and ethanol extractions structure and formation documents regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis unique ID/batch number contaminant free cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) emergency regulations managing member Arranging for laboratory testing packaging and labeling Application Checklist access to the area(s) Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act topicals remove THC/CBD 120 days quality control contaminants supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch cannabis industries hydrocarbon-based solvents Premises diagram California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Transition Period extracts Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division packaging persons 21 years of age or older an officer or director of a cannabis business Foreign Material Testing evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises Temporary Cannabis Event cannabis market online licensing system 600 foot radius of a school Cannabinoids Testing re-sealable public Licensee Lookup Tool stickers and more.

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


Last updated on August 14, 2019



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