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

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


Last updated on June 17, 2019



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