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

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

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