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CALIFORNIA CANNABIS
Licensing & Compliance Guide










California Universal Symbol for Cannabis


California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

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(MCLS) licensed cannabis distributors three state cannabis-licensing authorities evidence of rehabilitation A-licensees Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles opaque exit package licensed cannabis cultivators Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) child-resistant outer package operating procedures cannabis industries labels not be attractive Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 ownership premises is not within a Government three cannabis licensing authorities Retailer (nonstorefront) Premises Information an officer or director of a cannabis business disposal and destruction methods infusion Mechanical recordkeeping Local Authorization Attachment re-sealable THC levels 600 foot radius of a school Distributor transport medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS edibles packaging opaque 2020 revisions investment into a commercial cannabis business 2020 new laws The Bureau 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