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

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


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