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

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


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