California Cannabis Licensing Compliance Consulting
California Cannabis Compliance

My California Cannabis - Licensing & Compliance Consulting - Updates & Information

Since 2012*

Home | About | News | Cannabis Business License Compliance | Resources | Contact
California Cannabis Business License Consultants

My California Cannabis - Licensing & Compliance Consulting - Updates & Information

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

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

Check back here for updates.

Last updated on February 22, 2020

*Note: Year domain name registered
All Rights Reserved