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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

This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding Form # CDPH-9041 120 days Premises Information at least 99% purity licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers equity interest in a commercial cannabis business Manufacturing (non-volatile) loop system annual license application medicinal and adult-use or both markets distributors cannabis cartoons supplemental label packaging and labeling requirements Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) product as a candy prohibited financial interest holder manufacturers who package for other producers track and trace system three cannabis licensing authorities Proposed Section 40133 The California Department of Public Health's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) motor carrier permit CDPH-9041 Premises diagram transportation of cannabis goods amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package tinctures A-license A-license and an M-license amount of THC content public health and safety manned motor vehicle licensing scheme managing member 600 foot radius of a school no infusion of alcohol Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) testing methods Local Jurisdictions carbohydrates and fat per serving state cannabis licensing Temporary License Application Information highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin conducting quality assurance review small product packaging the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) Licensee Information Personnel Requirements tobacco products Bond and Insurance Information Food-grade Butter/Oil infusion regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis Operating Procedures Seller’s permit number delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act conditional license edible products Arranging for laboratory testing LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS quality control evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises packaging 2019 new laws ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS 2019 regulations security and cannabis waste disposal hang tag or a peel-back label local jurisdiction opaque exit package 2019 recent news Heavy Metals Testing Transport vehicles alarm system cannabis cultivation licensing manufacturing cannabis products separate applications shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit child-resistant outer package California Public Records Act member manager certified by a California-licensed engineer packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls license review process licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories testing lab commercial cannabis manufacturers sales of cannabis goods designated structure protocol period of 120 days product formulation inhalable cannabis transport cannabis goods to retailer onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods ownership premises is not within a Government Licensee Lookup Tool commercial cannabis manufacturing activity 2019 updates Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) cannabis adult-use products manufacturing practices mandated warning statements onsite consumption of cannabis goods Criminal History primary panel requirements Bond in the amount of $5,000 CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL cannabis industries recordkeeping manufacturing activities compliance with regulations The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) minimum standards for extraction processes Completed Temporary License Application Form Mechanical volatile solvent 2019 laws Live Scans for each owner A-licensees laboratory quality assurance manufacture cannabis products local jurisdiction’s requirements 2019 proposed changes cannabis sales and/or consumption Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale government warning statement label cannabis training 2019 resolutions property for the commercial cannabis activity Distributor Transport Only access to the area(s) Extractions using CO2 public Licensee Lookup Tool paper inserted into the packaging licensing cannabis retailers Licensees storage of cannabis goods Temporary Cannabis Event Retailer (nonstorefront) medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing emergency regulations sanitary and hazard-free environment MCSB concentrate Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California temporary license Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control cannabis event organizer license transporting cannabis goods final form Labor peace agreement immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery exception for testing laboratories persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business licensed cannabis distributors limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package contaminant free 100 mg of THC per package list of artificial food colorings Identifying information licensed cannabis cultivators allergen information shipping manifest written procedures for inventory control Owner comply with all packaging and labeling requirements payable to the state of California Carbon Dioxide (CO2) regulatory framework Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods Financial information Microbusiness commercial cannabis manufacturing in California licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises remove THC/CBD Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates Retailer (Type 10) extracts shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company packaging and labeling THC levels convicted of a substantially related crime Financial Interest Cannabis Manufacturing secondary packaging requiring refrigeration dried flower stickers no infusion of nicotine Category I Residual Pesticides Testing 2019 fines product guidelines waste management laws pre-made or purchased Water/Food-grade Dry Ice entry into the legal, regulated market MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH Terpenoids Testing diagram of the business’s layout Premises Diagram nonlaboratory quality control some nutritional facts secondary package inventory cannabis plants medicinal commercial cannabis activity extraction California Department of Public Health 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market Mycotoxins Testing 2019 issues labels not be attractive online licensing system supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products hydrocarbon-based solvents Category II Residual Pesticides Testing highly-concentrated oils or waxes Cultivation less than 10,000 capsules definition of owner Fingerprints Business Organizational waste disposal 2019 problems Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products finished product disposal no added caffeine 2019 revisions three state cannabis-licensing authorities M-licensees Edibles– Products operating premises local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations informational panel structure and formation documents Local Issuing Authority secured area persons 21 years of age or older Temporary License Application CDTFA seller’s permit commercial kitchens surety bond testing of cannabis goods supply chain chain of custody shared-use manufacturing facilities 600-foot radius of a school testing laboratories edibles packaging opaque licensed physical location (premises) operating procedures CDPH-issued universal symbol Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing sanitary workplaces aggregate interest of 20% or more vape cartridges destruction of cannabis goods required limits licensing cannabis microbusinesses medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises manufacturing Business Information Application Checklist identity of the product Percentage of ownership Physical address an officer or director of a cannabis business topicals Local Authorization medicinal and adult-use markets Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division exit packaging commercial cannabis activity 2019 compliance tamper-evident contaminants Distributor transport activity for a period of 120 days Transition Period procedures for inventory control labeling evidence of rehabilitation Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Individual Owner premises diagram transportation disposal and destruction methods sampling standards licensed premises MCSB’s temporary license application licensing cannabis distributors alcoholic beverages potentially-hazardous foods basic nutritional information commercial cannabis manufacturing commercial cannabis products microbusinesses Moisture Content Testing CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing meat and seafood, and other products Type S share facility space ingredient list inventory and quality control medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity California Department of Public Health (CDPH) local jurisdiction authorization purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands 2019 important information health claims transportation and security Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 cultivation Temporary event up to 4 days Foreign Material Testing M-license Local Authorization Attachment Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch child-resistant packaging The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) Ethanol Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles disclosure of all criminal convictions Proposition 65 security valid waiver manufacturer's name Track and Trace adult-use commercial cannabis activity workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control licensed cannabis manufacturers BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL retailers Industrial Hemp Advisory Board Cannabinoids Testing investment into a commercial cannabis business compliance with local jurisdiction re-sealable Butane/Hexane/Propane Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving cannabis waste Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) must enter certain events at least 20% ownership interest loan provided to a commercial cannabis business good manufacturing practices Vehicle Requirements sugar health impacts of cannabis consumption of alcohol or tobacco CO2 and ethanol extractions periods of 90 days extensions ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation amount of sodium cannabis market unique ID/batch number and more.

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

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