California
Cannabis Law Compliance
Guide










California Universal Symbol for Cannabis


California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

Download PNG file or Download JPG file



This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding 2019 fines Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act final form Cannabis Manufacturing ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Industrial Hemp Advisory Board immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery transportation of cannabis goods Premises Diagram Temporary License Application financial interest holder temporary license convicted of a substantially related crime commercial cannabis activity contaminants Seller’s permit number Retailer (Type 10) commercial cannabis manufacturing in California 2019 important information Butane/Hexane/Propane commercial cannabis products 600-foot radius of a school good manufacturing practices equity interest in a commercial cannabis business Application Checklist cannabis waste Temporary event up to 4 days disposal basic nutritional information CDTFA seller’s permit compliance with local jurisdiction 2019 proposed changes Completed Temporary License Application Form Business Information A-licensees 2019 compliance periods of 90 days extensions certified by a California-licensed engineer period of 120 days Criminal History secondary package commercial kitchens licensed cannabis distributors primary panel requirements Individual Owner conditional license shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company investment into a commercial cannabis business Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 persons 21 years of age or older highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin Live Scans for each owner disclosure of all criminal convictions 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market infusion written procedures for inventory control Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together aggregate interest of 20% or more licensed physical location (premises) emergency regulations loop system ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls opaque exit package premises diagram annual license application public health and safety Temporary Cannabis Event supplemental label distributors licensed cannabis cultivators inhalable cannabis amount of sodium must enter certain events exception for testing laboratories an officer or director of a cannabis business Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Foreign Material Testing Licensee Lookup Tool Form # CDPH-9041 highly-concentrated oils or waxes cannabis industries no added caffeine LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS potentially-hazardous foods 2019 laws sugar Distributor Transport Only tobacco products MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH labels not be attractive some nutritional facts no infusion of nicotine three cannabis licensing authorities adult-use commercial cannabis activity limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package A-license state cannabis licensing regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis required limits licensed premises online licensing system protocol waste management laws security and cannabis waste disposal child-resistant packaging transportation and security 2019 resolutions Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products structure and formation documents Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers procedures for inventory control Labor peace agreement sanitary and hazard-free environment Premises Information Edibles– Products licensing scheme nonlaboratory quality control supply chain medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity manufacturer's name inventory cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale M-license Fingerprints edible products small product packaging Proposition 65 California Department of Public Health commercial cannabis manufacturing activity secondary packaging cannabis training A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL regulatory framework packaging and labeling requirements cannabis adult-use products manufacturing activities Identifying information The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) concentrate definition of owner Temporary License Application Information Vehicle Requirements health claims Operating Procedures amount of THC content Microbusiness 120 days motor carrier permit waste disposal labeling dried flower shipping manifest Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) Premises diagram meat and seafood, and other products Track and Trace cannabis cultivation licensing unique ID/batch number Distributor transport Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Local Authorization Attachment Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) Physical address disposal and destruction methods no infusion of alcohol extraction Category I Residual Pesticides Testing Type S share facility space tinctures medicinal and adult-use or both markets local jurisdiction’s requirements Manufacturing (non-volatile) Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch finished product 2019 new laws CDPH-issued universal symbol mandated warning statements Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) Financial information workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control activity for a period of 120 days manufacture cannabis products separate applications cannabis sales and/or consumption A-license and an M-license The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) transportation testing lab vape cartridges inventory and quality control manufacturing practices 2019 updates licensed cannabis manufacturers hang tag or a peel-back label 600 foot radius of a school access to the area(s) Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) tamper-evident Mycotoxins Testing property for the commercial cannabis activity member manager Personnel Requirements exit packaging Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories stickers Category II Residual Pesticides Testing storage of cannabis goods 2019 problems The California Department of Public Health's CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL sampling standards remove THC/CBD hydrocarbon-based solvents testing of cannabis goods Water/Food-grade Dry Ice product guidelines 2019 regulations sales of cannabis goods Moisture Content Testing child-resistant outer package government warning statement label laboratory quality assurance transporting cannabis goods license review process sanitary workplaces Arranging for laboratory testing cannabis plants Ethanol CDPH-9041 onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods destruction of cannabis goods list of artificial food colorings Retailer (nonstorefront) designated structure Local Authorization ingredient list manufacturing cannabis products evidence of rehabilitation manufacturers who package for other producers Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 Licensees valid waiver commercial cannabis manufacturers onsite consumption of cannabis goods cultivation Food-grade Butter/Oil Proposed Section 40133 testing methods entry into the legal, regulated market operating procedures Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) chain of custody California Department of Public Health (CDPH) THC levels commercial cannabis manufacturing managing member Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) Cannabinoids Testing purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands M-licensees 2019 issues product formulation Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 Owner topicals licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises Terpenoids Testing public Licensee Lookup Tool 2019 revisions Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control manned motor vehicle re-sealable packaging and labeling Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods conducting quality assurance review extracts transport cannabis goods to retailer consumption of alcohol or tobacco Local Jurisdictions Financial Interest medicinal commercial cannabis activity evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises alcoholic beverages surety bond limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving microbusinesses carbohydrates and fat per serving track and trace system packaging scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division Heavy Metals Testing 2019 recent news secured area MCSB’s temporary license application Transition Period Cultivation less than 10,000 local jurisdiction authorization identity of the product regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California health impacts of cannabis medicinal and adult-use markets edibles packaging opaque MCSB comply with all packaging and labeling requirements Licensee Information cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) California Public Records Act licensing cannabis retailers requiring refrigeration Extractions using CO2 shared-use manufacturing facilities pre-made or purchased licensing cannabis distributors delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles payable to the state of California shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit volatile solvent supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products product as a candy prohibited allergen information the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) CO2 and ethanol extractions loan provided to a commercial cannabis business Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch cannabis event organizer license 100 mg of THC per package Transport vehicles alarm system Mechanical minimum standards for extraction processes persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business at least 99% purity ownership premises is not within a Government cannabis cartoons CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing Local Issuing Authority Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates quality control cannabis market three state cannabis-licensing authorities at least 20% ownership interest retailers informational panel Business Organizational Bond in the amount of $5,000 contaminant free capsules operating premises local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing diagram of the business’s layout local jurisdiction licensing cannabis microbusinesses testing laboratories manufacturing security compliance with regulations paper inserted into the packaging recordkeeping Percentage of ownership Bond and Insurance Information and more.

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


Disclaimer: Informational and educational purposes. Self-help services (not legal advice). Site is not affiliated with any state agency. Note that site might not contain the most updated information. Your receipt of any information from this site does not create a relationship. Prior results do not guarantee or suggest a similar result in other matters. No promise is made with regard to services or content's reliability, availabilty, or ability to meet any needs. Information and services provided "AS IS."

All Rights Reserved