California
Cannabis Licensing Law Compliance
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California Universal Symbol for Cannabis


California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

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This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding concentrate secondary package manufacturer's name health claims shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit periods of 90 days extensions Live Scans for each owner ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing structure and formation documents activity for a period of 120 days three state cannabis-licensing authorities disclosure of all criminal convictions MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH CO2 and ethanol extractions A-license and an M-license Proposed Section 40133 transportation and security 2021 fines child-resistant packaging cultivation Proposition 65 CDTFA seller’s permit disposal M-licensees 2021 regulations microbusinesses Criminal History identity of the product public Licensee Lookup Tool hydrocarbon-based solvents Cultivation less than 10,000 Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles at least 99% purity 2021 new laws 600-foot radius of a school emergency regulations Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) Ethanol shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company security opaque exit package written procedures for inventory control Distributor transport manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) California Department of Public Health (CDPH) recordkeeping consumption of alcohol or tobacco period of 120 days highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin at least 20% ownership interest Temporary License Application Information list of artificial food colorings required limits licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises property for the commercial cannabis activity Extractions using CO2 2021 laws MCSB’s temporary license application MCSB track and trace system compliance with regulations Foreign Material Testing Seller’s permit number Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods waste management laws cannabis adult-use products aggregate interest of 20% or more A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity Track and Trace temporary license CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL amount of THC content annual license application Arranging for laboratory testing tobacco products testing of cannabis goods small product packaging regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis Operating Procedures basic nutritional information commercial cannabis products 120 days California Public Records Act licensed cannabis cultivators compliance with local jurisdiction licensing scheme public health and safety no infusion of alcohol Temporary Cannabis Event Cannabis Manufacturing diagram of the business’s layout operating procedures Financial Interest licensing cannabis microbusinesses minimum standards for extraction processes cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act topicals licensing cannabis distributors payable to the state of California 2021 issues evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises Terpenoids Testing 100 mg of THC per package meat and seafood, and other products workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control Local Authorization infusion Owner Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division an officer or director of a cannabis business the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch M-license Heavy Metals Testing stickers medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together testing lab cannabis industries Licensee Lookup Tool cannabis sales and/or consumption local jurisdiction’s requirements inhalable cannabis paper inserted into the packaging transport cannabis goods to retailer The California Department of Public Health's manufacturing cannabis products highly-concentrated oils or waxes testing laboratories no infusion of nicotine protocol separate applications Local Issuing Authority medicinal commercial cannabis activity licensed premises quality control Carbon Dioxide (CO2) 2021 recent news Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) Form # CDPH-9041 THC levels cannabis event organizer license chain of custody contaminants licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) commercial cannabis manufacturing in California sugar Retailer (nonstorefront) child-resistant outer package ownership premises is not within a Government 2021 updates three cannabis licensing authorities destruction of cannabis goods local jurisdiction 2021 problems Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates online licensing system Temporary License Application alcoholic beverages access to the area(s) Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products Transition Period requiring refrigeration carbohydrates and fat per serving limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving Application Checklist Distributor Transport Only California Department of Public Health allergen information contaminant free manufacture cannabis products capsules license review process commercial cannabis manufacturers Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) product formulation Vehicle Requirements The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) packaging and labeling Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls evidence of rehabilitation Physical address definition of owner Premises Diagram amount of sodium packaging and labeling requirements transportation medicinal and adult-use or both markets Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control motor carrier permit Temporary event up to 4 days health impacts of cannabis cannabis market manufacturing government warning statement label manned motor vehicle persons 21 years of age or older dried flower medicinal and adult-use markets supplemental label Transport vehicles alarm system nonlaboratory quality control licensed physical location (premises) packaging labeling Business Information volatile solvent premises diagram primary panel requirements ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS cannabis cultivation licensing certified by a California-licensed engineer security and cannabis waste disposal Food-grade Butter/Oil extraction unique ID/batch number must enter certain events Mycotoxins Testing licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers disposal and destruction methods valid waiver medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products final form Cannabinoids Testing licensed cannabis manufacturers retailers distributors testing methods Type S share facility space immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery mandated warning statements shipping manifest cannabis waste Business Organizational CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing regulatory framework tinctures The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) state cannabis licensing LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS loop system product as a candy prohibited informational panel comply with all packaging and labeling requirements Edibles– Products Mechanical adult-use commercial cannabis activity 2021 important information amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package A-licensees Microbusiness some nutritional facts edible products Industrial Hemp Advisory Board 2021 proposed changes Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) Moisture Content Testing licensed cannabis distributors commercial cannabis manufacturing activity onsite consumption of cannabis goods 2021 compliance commercial cannabis manufacturing secured area shared-use manufacturing facilities scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises commercial cannabis activity no added caffeine cannabis training Water/Food-grade Dry Ice Completed Temporary License Application Form loan provided to a commercial cannabis business managing member transportation of cannabis goods Premises Information CDPH-issued universal symbol Category II Residual Pesticides Testing sanitary and hazard-free environment tamper-evident potentially-hazardous foods inventory conditional license investment into a commercial cannabis business Local Jurisdictions Financial information sanitary workplaces ingredient list limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) commercial kitchens conducting quality assurance review licensing cannabis retailers purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands hang tag or a peel-back label Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 Licensee Information Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing 2021 revisions Individual Owner Bond in the amount of $5,000 finished product 2021 resolutions labels not be attractive Bond and Insurance Information manufacturing practices Personnel Requirements transporting cannabis goods good manufacturing practices extracts cannabis cartoons storage of cannabis goods Labor peace agreement manufacturing activities supply chain operating premises entry into the legal, regulated market vape cartridges equity interest in a commercial cannabis business Retailer (Type 10) regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale Percentage of ownership cannabis plants local jurisdiction authorization persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business Local Authorization Attachment convicted of a substantially related crime re-sealable manufacturers who package for other producers Fingerprints Licensees delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods secondary packaging Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) waste disposal Category I Residual Pesticides Testing exception for testing laboratories designated structure CDPH-9041 BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL inventory and quality control Butane/Hexane/Propane Premises diagram procedures for inventory control remove THC/CBD Identifying information Manufacturing (non-volatile) pre-made or purchased financial interest holder surety bond member manager laboratory quality assurance edibles packaging opaque exit packaging 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market product guidelines Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) A-license sales of cannabis goods sampling standards 600 foot radius of a school and more.

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


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