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

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


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