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

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

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


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