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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 Distributor Transport Only 2019 regulations periods of 90 days extensions shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit edibles packaging opaque investment into a commercial cannabis business Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) sugar compliance with regulations Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch volatile solvent local jurisdiction authorization California Department of Public Health (CDPH) comply with all packaging and labeling requirements cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) requiring refrigeration delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises potentially-hazardous foods California Public Records Act purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands managing member The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) local jurisdiction finished product sales of cannabis goods supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products 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products Industrial Hemp Advisory Board separate applications CDTFA seller’s permit at least 99% purity procedures for inventory control 2019 resolutions licensing cannabis distributors microbusinesses stickers The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) Proposed Section 40133 licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories Category II Residual Pesticides Testing 2019 revisions ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing informational panel conditional license exception for testing laboratories Cannabinoids Testing track and trace system mandated warning statements loop system manufacturers who package for other producers waste management laws child-resistant outer package re-sealable designated structure aggregate interest of 20% or more must enter certain events hydrocarbon-based solvents motor carrier permit immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery Local Authorization temporary license 600 foot radius of a school highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin paper inserted into the packaging commercial cannabis manufacturing activity Category I Residual Pesticides Testing Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch no infusion of alcohol BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL manufacturer's name entry into the legal, regulated market Manufacturing (non-volatile) disposal 100 mg of THC per package child-resistant packaging Licensee Lookup Tool regulatory framework storage of cannabis goods extraction Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division extracts commercial cannabis manufacturing inhalable cannabis basic nutritional information manned motor vehicle structure and formation documents Water/Food-grade Dry Ice licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers contaminants Mechanical The California Department of Public Health's exit packaging infusion 2019 important information Licensee Information Bond and Insurance Information Premises Diagram 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Fingerprints Foreign Material Testing cannabis event organizer license Physical address transport cannabis goods to retailer consumption of alcohol or tobacco Carbon Dioxide (CO2) payable to the state of California Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 Local Issuing Authority capsules medicinal and adult-use or both markets cannabis industries 2019 fines Seller’s permit number Retailer (nonstorefront) certified by a California-licensed engineer manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) Premises diagram required limits Form # CDPH-9041 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods loan provided to a commercial cannabis business cannabis adult-use products Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods packaging and labeling access to the area(s) public health and safety Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) list of artificial food colorings concentrate 2019 issues shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company carbohydrates and fat per serving Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) 2019 recent news nonlaboratory quality control Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products Operating Procedures testing of cannabis goods state cannabis licensing A-license and an M-license Moisture Content Testing Butane/Hexane/Propane 2019 proposed changes sanitary workplaces Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act disclosure of all criminal convictions supply chain Bond in the amount of $5,000 adult-use commercial cannabis activity security manufacturing practices cannabis plants identity of the product equity interest in a commercial cannabis business and more.

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

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