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recent california business licensing news and updates California Commercial Cannabis Licenses (Medicinal and Adult-use Recreational) include:

Bureau of Cannabis Control
Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch
CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing
California Cannabis Consultants
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

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per package A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity manufacturing cannabis products manned motor vehicle Heavy Metals Testing exit packaging Licensee Lookup Tool supplemental label licensing cannabis microbusinesses licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories no infusion of alcohol Edibles– Products Track and Trace premises diagram tamper-evident medicinal commercial cannabis activity certified by a California-licensed engineer compliance with local jurisdiction amount of THC content 2018 resolutions good manufacturing practices designated structure local jurisdiction 2018 laws Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products licensing cannabis distributors at least 20% ownership interest Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control shared-use manufacturing facilities transportation of cannabis goods Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) aggregate interest of 20% or more transportation and security waste disposal cannabis products in 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period of 120 days The California Department of Public Health's ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Mechanical consumption of alcohol or tobacco online licensing system Distributor Transport Only procedures for inventory control 600 foot radius of a school manufacturing practices licensing scheme laboratory quality assurance BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL MCSB’s temporary license application Carbon Dioxide (CO2) edible products recordkeeping persons 21 years of age or older product formulation Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing A-license and an M-license concentrate cannabis industries regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS allergen information disposal and more.

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

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