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CALIFORNIA CANNABIS
Licensing & Compliance Guide










California Universal Symbol for Cannabis


California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

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This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding an officer or director of a cannabis business A-licensees cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California storage of cannabis goods cannabis industries 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market public health and safety cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) online licensing system inventory Food-grade Butter/Oil equity interest in a commercial cannabis business Financial information Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) Transport vehicles alarm system shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit product as a candy prohibited waste management laws supply chain Temporary License Application local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations disposal amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package loop system tamper-evident manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing health impacts of cannabis period of 120 days Bond in the amount of $5,000 Local Issuing Authority Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division three cannabis licensing authorities final form medicinal commercial cannabis activity California Public Records Act Application Checklist shared-use manufacturing facilities disclosure of all criminal convictions commercial cannabis manufacturing labels not be attractive 2018 important information operating procedures aggregate interest of 20% or more payable to the state of California primary panel requirements no infusion of alcohol remove THC/CBD some nutritional facts vape cartridges Transition Period Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) Distributor Transport Only Operating Procedures Premises Information cannabis plants distributors licensed cannabis distributors Proposed Section 40133 pre-made or purchased identity of the product Mechanical limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package Premises Diagram evidence of rehabilitation investment into a commercial cannabis business local jurisdiction authorization licensing cannabis microbusinesses licensed premises Physical address dried flower Proposition 65 licensed cannabis manufacturers commercial kitchens A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity public Licensee Lookup Tool security licensed physical location (premises) Foreign Material Testing cannabis adult-use products CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together 2018 problems Vehicle Requirements manufacturing cannabis cartoons immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery recordkeeping secured area track and trace system Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 conditional license waste disposal small product packaging contaminants Labor peace agreement MCSB supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products 2018 new laws 2018 proposed changes product formulation purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands manufacturing activities unique ID/batch number THC levels licensed cannabis cultivators sampling standards adult-use commercial cannabis activity Retailer (Type 10) California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) transportation and security cultivation Local Jurisdictions evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises opaque exit package Licensees re-sealable chain of custody infusion transportation the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) edible products Local Authorization basic nutritional information sanitary workplaces Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch temporary license property for the commercial cannabis activity Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates manufacture cannabis products regulatory framework Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control exit packaging Moisture Content Testing supplemental label licensing scheme conducting quality assurance review Temporary Cannabis Event packaging and labeling requirements Criminal History M-license highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) product guidelines diagram of the business’s layout CDTFA seller’s permit Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act at least 99% purity annual license application Seller’s permit number consumption of alcohol or tobacco stickers Butane/Hexane/Propane 2018 issues paper inserted into the packaging Percentage of ownership licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories potentially-hazardous foods Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch Category I Residual Pesticides Testing medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity A-license and an M-license 2018 compliance Temporary License Application Information cannabis cultivation licensing informational panel LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control 2018 recent news Local Authorization Attachment valid waiver edibles packaging opaque laboratory quality assurance 600 foot radius of a school hang tag or a peel-back label compliance with local jurisdiction delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods child-resistant packaging CDPH-9041 alcoholic beverages comply with all packaging and labeling requirements Cannabis Manufacturing quality control testing of cannabis goods nonlaboratory quality control inventory and quality control tinctures Premises diagram Owner financial interest holder CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing tobacco products The California Department of Public Health's transporting cannabis goods sugar Terpenoids Testing convicted of a substantially related crime Ethanol persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business persons 21 years of age or older Identifying information required limits extraction loan provided to a commercial cannabis business certified by a California-licensed engineer Temporary event up to 4 days commercial cannabis products exception for testing laboratories MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH Mycotoxins Testing Licensee Lookup Tool finished product Fingerprints no infusion of nicotine surety bond 2018 regulations license review process microbusinesses limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving onsite consumption of cannabis goods Track and Trace Cultivation less than 10,000 health claims Carbon Dioxide (CO2) separate applications security and cannabis waste disposal Business Organizational list of artificial food colorings retailers government warning statement label Cannabinoids Testing extracts no added caffeine operating premises Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 120 days mandated warning statements testing laboratories meat and seafood, and other products Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods labeling commercial cannabis manufacturing in California highly-concentrated oils or waxes manned motor vehicle 600-foot radius of a school destruction of cannabis goods good manufacturing practices shipping manifest child-resistant outer package manufacturing practices activity for a period of 120 days disposal and destruction methods medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing protocol scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises manufacturer's name transport cannabis goods to retailer regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis Financial Interest Type S share facility space definition of owner Industrial Hemp Advisory Board Water/Food-grade Dry Ice Licensee Information commercial cannabis manufacturers managing member must enter certain events 2018 fines Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) testing lab Extractions using CO2 ownership premises is not within a Government procedures for inventory control local jurisdiction’s requirements commercial cannabis activity Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing concentrate A-license volatile solvent cannabis sales and/or consumption Arranging for laboratory testing licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises Personnel Requirements Individual Owner Category II Residual Pesticides Testing topicals commercial cannabis manufacturing activity amount of THC content transportation of cannabis goods packaging and labeling Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 periods of 90 days extensions hydrocarbon-based solvents cannabis training Manufacturing (non-volatile) CDPH-issued universal symbol Microbusiness manufacturing cannabis products Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) testing methods The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls California Department of Public Health licensing cannabis retailers Live Scans for each owner secondary packaging minimum standards for extraction processes secondary package allergen information Completed Temporary License Application Form local jurisdiction Edibles– Products Retailer (nonstorefront) amount of sodium state cannabis licensing cannabis event organizer license access to the area(s) Distributor transport licensing cannabis distributors BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL written procedures for inventory control three state cannabis-licensing authorities ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS capsules medicinal and adult-use or both markets 100 mg of THC per package medicinal and adult-use markets at least 20% ownership interest Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) Form # CDPH-9041 entry into the legal, regulated market contaminant free compliance with regulations manufacturers who package for other producers M-licensees Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products 2018 laws motor carrier permit cannabis waste structure and formation documents sales of cannabis goods inhalable cannabis 2018 updates MCSB’s temporary license application Bond and Insurance Information ingredient list premises diagram packaging Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation emergency regulations carbohydrates and fat per serving onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods cannabis market member manager 2018 resolutions requiring refrigeration Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) Heavy Metals Testing designated structure licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles Business Information CO2 and ethanol extractions sanitary and hazard-free environment 2018 revisions and more.

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


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