California
Cannabis 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 transportation of cannabis goods Arranging for laboratory testing disposal and destruction methods state cannabis licensing Temporary event up to 4 days Moisture Content Testing operating procedures unique ID/batch number Manufacturing (non-volatile) structure and formation documents 2018 regulations conducting quality assurance review onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods shipping manifest commercial cannabis manufacturing activity limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package commercial cannabis manufacturers LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers Ethanol cannabis adult-use products 600-foot radius of a school Microbusiness infusion Terpenoids Testing tamper-evident cannabis training 2018 compliance immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery licensing cannabis distributors Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) exit packaging medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing local jurisdiction authorization amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package licensed cannabis distributors testing of cannabis goods cannabis cultivation licensing payable to the state of California no infusion of alcohol Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) managing member regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale Financial Interest secured area small product packaging Transition Period operating premises vape cartridges cannabis cartoons A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity Premises Diagram protocol disclosure of all criminal convictions emergency regulations Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products 2018 important information 600 foot radius of a school security and cannabis waste disposal good manufacturing practices CO2 and ethanol extractions THC levels 2018 updates diagram of the business’s layout Local Issuing Authority MCSB’s temporary license application persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business licensed premises transportation period of 120 days edibles packaging opaque Business Organizational BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL Category II Residual Pesticides Testing allergen information contaminant free Category I Residual Pesticides Testing annual license application manufacturing activities cannabis plants concentrate transporting cannabis goods paper inserted into the packaging packaging mandated warning statements finished product final form A-license Application Checklist public health and safety testing laboratories evidence of rehabilitation activity for a period of 120 days access to the area(s) hang tag or a peel-back label written procedures for inventory control Proposed Section 40133 an officer or director of a cannabis business Transport vehicles alarm system manufacture cannabis products Premises diagram cultivation licensed cannabis cultivators aggregate interest of 20% or more Bond and Insurance Information Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 product guidelines Licensee Lookup Tool Vehicle Requirements extracts edible products labels not be attractive evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises M-licensees commercial cannabis manufacturing Business Information Butane/Hexane/Propane investment into a commercial cannabis business testing lab required limits at least 99% purity potentially-hazardous foods 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Local Jurisdictions requiring refrigeration Track and Trace CDTFA seller’s permit limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving convicted of a substantially related crime persons 21 years of age or older shared-use manufacturing facilities inventory secondary packaging 2018 laws Operating Procedures Distributor Transport Only medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity Identifying information Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division transportation and security M-license Individual Owner manufacturing manufacturing practices track and trace system MCSB child-resistant packaging Mechanical Percentage of ownership conditional license Labor peace agreement remove THC/CBD CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL A-licensees product as a candy prohibited local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch at least 20% ownership interest Foreign Material Testing manufacturing cannabis products packaging and labeling requirements 100 mg of THC per package Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 inventory and quality control 2018 new laws topicals 2018 recent news secondary package certified by a California-licensed engineer public Licensee Lookup Tool 2018 revisions alcoholic beverages Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California retailers online licensing system purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit The California Department of Public Health's 2018 proposed changes cannabis sales and/or consumption Cannabis Manufacturing three state cannabis-licensing authorities licensed cannabis manufacturers three cannabis licensing authorities sales of cannabis goods entry into the legal, regulated market Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) Personnel Requirements Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act highly-concentrated oils or waxes A-license and an M-license commercial cannabis products manned motor vehicle licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories Owner Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control no added caffeine Temporary Cannabis Event health impacts of cannabis Criminal History Local Authorization quality control Licensees Proposition 65 volatile solvent Premises Information cannabis event organizer license comply with all packaging and labeling requirements stickers adult-use commercial cannabis activity sanitary workplaces Completed Temporary License Application Form some nutritional facts re-sealable loop system temporary license consumption of alcohol or tobacco microbusinesses Temporary License Application Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) designated structure member manager CDPH-issued universal symbol meat and seafood, and other products Cultivation less than 10,000 supplemental label cannabis industries licensed physical location (premises) informational panel list of artificial food colorings sugar licensing cannabis microbusinesses contaminants 2018 problems the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) amount of THC content child-resistant outer package Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) health claims manufacturer's name opaque exit package licensing cannabis retailers Type S share facility space Financial information regulatory framework nonlaboratory quality control Extractions using CO2 Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products premises diagram The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) property for the commercial cannabis activity disposal CDPH-9041 laboratory quality assurance 2018 resolutions ingredient list Water/Food-grade Dry Ice The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) California Department of Public Health medicinal and adult-use markets Mycotoxins Testing packaging and labeling dried flower 120 days loan provided to a commercial cannabis business security 2018 fines ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation distributors commercial kitchens testing methods waste disposal cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) Seller’s permit number Fingerprints Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) commercial cannabis activity separate applications medicinal commercial cannabis activity Temporary License Application Information sanitary and hazard-free environment carbohydrates and fat per serving capsules licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises Licensee Information commercial cannabis manufacturing in California basic nutritional information transport cannabis goods to retailer highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin onsite consumption of cannabis goods Edibles– Products cannabis market storage of cannabis goods 2018 issues motor carrier permit minimum standards for extraction processes ownership premises is not within a Government financial interest holder local jurisdiction Live Scans for each owner California Department of Public Health (CDPH) shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company medicinal and adult-use or both markets Retailer (Type 10) supply chain no infusion of nicotine procedures for inventory control surety bond definition of owner manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) product formulation packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls Local Authorization Attachment primary panel requirements delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods amount of sodium Food-grade Butter/Oil compliance with local jurisdiction sampling standards Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises equity interest in a commercial cannabis business cannabis waste tinctures recordkeeping Industrial Hemp Advisory Board compliance with regulations ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS licensing scheme destruction of cannabis goods labeling manufacturers who package for other producers local jurisdiction’s requirements medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) California Public Records Act Heavy Metals Testing MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH chain of custody Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing extraction periods of 90 days extensions valid waiver government warning statement label Distributor transport must enter certain events pre-made or purchased Form # CDPH-9041 Bond in the amount of $5,000 Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Physical address inhalable cannabis identity of the product Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates waste management laws license review process exception for testing laboratories Retailer (nonstorefront) Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) tobacco products Cannabinoids Testing hydrocarbon-based solvents workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control and more.

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


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