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 2020 recent news California Public Records Act 2020 compliance certified by a California-licensed engineer MCSB exit packaging written procedures for inventory control transportation Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) sanitary and hazard-free environment Seller’s permit number manufacturing activities designated structure amount of THC content licensed physical location (premises) Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 Category I Residual Pesticides Testing 2020 issues Ethanol THC levels evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises medicinal and adult-use markets CDPH-issued universal symbol testing methods 2020 resolutions manufacturers who package for other producers Identifying information transporting cannabis goods Completed Temporary License Application Form Proposition 65 property for the commercial cannabis activity valid waiver edible products Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) The California Department of Public Health's Manufacturing (non-volatile) public health and safety re-sealable period of 120 days 600-foot radius of a school disclosure of all criminal convictions Type S share facility space an officer or director of a cannabis business shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories product as a candy prohibited Distributor Transport Only Temporary License Application Industrial Hemp Advisory Board licensing cannabis retailers must enter certain events regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) some nutritional facts licensed cannabis cultivators Cultivation less than 10,000 alcoholic beverages temporary license 100 mg of THC per package Mechanical immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery packaging three state cannabis-licensing authorities Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates operating procedures infusion ingredient list Premises Information Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act cannabis training licensed premises Business Information cannabis cultivation licensing tamper-evident medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity licensing cannabis microbusinesses limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package Application Checklist inhalable cannabis Cannabinoids Testing Owner cultivation transportation and security conducting quality assurance review amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package sanitary workplaces surety bond regulatory framework hydrocarbon-based solvents licensing scheme quality control Track and Trace retailers local jurisdiction authorization Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) structure and formation documents product guidelines manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) manufacturing cannabis products equity interest in a commercial cannabis business managing member no infusion of nicotine local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) Retailer (Type 10) supplemental label adult-use commercial cannabis activity CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL exception for testing laboratories Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Heavy Metals Testing Labor peace agreement Bond in the amount of $5,000 track and trace system A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity Criminal History opaque exit package operating premises The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) remove THC/CBD sampling standards waste disposal cannabis waste Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 required limits MCSB’s temporary license application supply chain license review process volatile solvent storage of cannabis goods Retailer (nonstorefront) evidence of rehabilitation child-resistant packaging Extractions using CO2 premises diagram cannabis adult-use products CDTFA seller’s permit California Department of Public Health (CDPH) edibles packaging opaque Fingerprints MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH informational panel carbohydrates and fat per serving 2020 regulations product formulation small product packaging manned motor vehicle no added caffeine 600 foot radius of a school public Licensee Lookup Tool medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together cannabis plants Form # CDPH-9041 security microbusinesses 2020 new laws CO2 and ethanol extractions recordkeeping extraction commercial cannabis manufacturing meat and seafood, and other products commercial kitchens online licensing system sales of cannabis goods licensed cannabis manufacturers final form M-licensees Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) conditional license investment into a commercial cannabis business Microbusiness Mycotoxins Testing government warning statement label 2020 updates testing of cannabis goods basic nutritional information cannabis industries Premises Diagram shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit concentrate activity for a period of 120 days workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control inventory and quality control cannabis cartoons California Department of Public Health licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises requiring refrigeration mandated warning statements separate applications persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business Arranging for laboratory testing Temporary Cannabis Event finished product ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS list of artificial food colorings stickers Local Jurisdictions commercial cannabis products sugar Temporary License Application Information amount of sodium delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods at least 20% ownership interest 2020 proposed changes packaging and labeling regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing medicinal commercial cannabis activity Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products no infusion of alcohol manufacturing nonlaboratory quality control Local Issuing Authority Percentage of ownership packaging and labeling requirements scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) Temporary event up to 4 days Local Authorization A-license commercial cannabis manufacturing in California consumption of alcohol or tobacco diagram of the business’s layout Financial information Moisture Content Testing A-licensees payable to the state of California Category II Residual Pesticides Testing compliance with regulations access to the area(s) cannabis market health claims procedures for inventory control tinctures Distributor transport Proposed Section 40133 CDPH-9041 Licensee Lookup Tool local jurisdiction’s requirements medicinal and adult-use or both markets Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles Personnel Requirements shipping manifest topicals dried flower Transport vehicles alarm system paper inserted into the packaging packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls transport cannabis goods to retailer destruction of cannabis goods licensed cannabis distributors 2020 important information Physical address waste management laws 2020 revisions ownership premises is not within a Government emergency regulations Water/Food-grade Dry Ice cannabis event organizer license periods of 90 days extensions three cannabis licensing authorities Business Organizational LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Operating Procedures labels not be attractive 2020 laws annual license application inventory Foreign Material Testing Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products Food-grade Butter/Oil commercial cannabis manufacturers secondary packaging transportation of cannabis goods labeling hang tag or a peel-back label licensing cannabis distributors minimum standards for extraction processes 2020 problems identity of the product Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch Butane/Hexane/Propane good manufacturing practices potentially-hazardous foods Financial Interest manufacture cannabis products motor carrier permit Premises diagram Bond and Insurance Information Live Scans for each owner Transition Period pre-made or purchased chain of custody M-license Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch protocol Licensees local jurisdiction secondary package A-license and an M-license member manager loan provided to a commercial cannabis business Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division vape cartridges loop system health impacts of cannabis Edibles– Products Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 distributors allergen information cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin disposal and destruction methods Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods commercial cannabis manufacturing activity Local Authorization Attachment comply with all packaging and labeling requirements highly-concentrated oils or waxes licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers testing laboratories purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands commercial cannabis activity CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing testing lab compliance with local jurisdiction Cannabis Manufacturing persons 21 years of age or older Terpenoids Testing child-resistant outer package Individual Owner onsite consumption of cannabis goods disposal manufacturing practices 120 days Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control at least 99% purity security and cannabis waste disposal secured area Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) Licensee Information contaminants ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation manufacturer's name laboratory quality assurance definition of owner financial interest holder capsules entry into the legal, regulated market primary panel requirements convicted of a substantially related crime cannabis sales and/or consumption medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing tobacco products state cannabis licensing unique ID/batch number limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving Vehicle Requirements extracts contaminant free 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market shared-use manufacturing facilities 2020 fines aggregate interest of 20% or more and more.

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


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