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being transported from a licensed nursery Proposed Section 40133 compliance with local jurisdiction 2018 important information packaging Operating Procedures conditional license financial interest holder licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS extraction A-license and an M-license CDTFA seller’s permit three state cannabis-licensing authorities Retailer (nonstorefront) Temporary License Application MCSB edibles packaging opaque payable to the state of California exception for testing laboratories structure and formation documents manned motor vehicle limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package supply chain no infusion of nicotine 2018 revisions testing of cannabis goods commercial cannabis manufacturers licensing cannabis retailers 2018 problems licensing cannabis distributors opaque exit package Ethanol exit packaging aggregate interest of 20% or more medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing 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Procedures (SOPs) manufacturing cannabis products nonlaboratory quality control 600-foot radius of a school labels not be attractive The California Department of Public Health's three cannabis licensing authorities Local Authorization commercial cannabis manufacturing in California commercial cannabis manufacturing activity Individual Owner Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division surety bond cannabis waste persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business designated structure at least 20% ownership interest procedures for inventory control Extractions using CO2 Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act equity interest in a commercial cannabis business health claims pre-made or purchased identity of the product re-sealable paper inserted into the packaging capsules cannabis industries ingredient list cannabis adult-use products licensing scheme operating procedures California Department of Public Health (CDPH) no infusion of alcohol Distributor transport destruction of cannabis goods shipping manifest Food-grade Butter/Oil 2018 updates sampling standards supplemental label MCSB’s temporary license application amount of THC content commercial cannabis activity hang tag or a peel-back label health impacts of cannabis manufacturing practices managing member 2018 compliance highly-concentrated oils or waxes retailers unique ID/batch number child-resistant packaging potentially-hazardous foods MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH Category I Residual Pesticides Testing basic nutritional information Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch security chain of custody product formulation conducting quality assurance review storage of cannabis goods Temporary Cannabis Event Cannabinoids Testing Financial information Water/Food-grade Dry Ice manufacturing local jurisdiction Industrial Hemp Advisory Board certified by a California-licensed engineer government warning statement label Proposition 64: The Adult Use of 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In addition, Bureau Type S (coming soon, shared-use manufacturing facilities) Extraction Type 6 (Manufacturer 1) Extraction: Non-volatile Solvents, Mechanical Methods UID Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small) Adult-use Market Net weight Validation Personnel Raw material Processor Primary panel Limited-access area Process Nonmanufactured cannabis product Cannabis product Volatile solvent Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium) Theoretical yield THC Type 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small) Allergen cross-contact Manufacturer licensee Holding Dried flower Actual yield Type 7 – for extraction using a volatile solvent (ex: butane, propane and hexane) Outdoor cultivation Canopy alternate use of a manufacturing premises Adequate Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 1 Track-and-trace systems Licensee Kief Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large) Adulterated Finished product Allergen Mixed-light Tier 1 Type P Packaging & Labeling Only In-process material Small Indoor Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 1 Medium Outdoor Topical cannabis product Processing aid Indoor cultivation cakes, cookies, beverages and juices, tea and coffee, chocolates, gummies, gum, and mints package flower or pre-rolls Harvest Batch Product Identity Informational panel Department infused pre-rolls list of cannabis manufacturers Premises Track and trace system cannabis concentrates Infusion Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 2 Wet weight Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 2 Immature plant Type 13 (Distributor Transport Only) Component MCSB 90-day extension periods Proposition 65 warning statement Medium Mixed-Light Tier 2 Processing Type N Infusions (optional packaging and labeling) Pest Monitor Preventive controls Mixed-light cultivation M-license Type 10 (Retailer) gross annual revenue for first year in operation under MAUCRSA adulteration Nursery CBD from industrial hemp Mature plant Small Mixed-Light Tier 1 Type 12 (Microbusiness) infused butters and oils as concentrates Type 9 (Non-Storefront Retailer) Batch Manufacture Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small) Hazard Medium Indoor Labeling Verification Package Specialty Indoor Nonvolatile solvent Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large) Edible cannabis product Ingredient Pre-roll Lot Request for Live Scan Pathogen Watts per square foot Qualified individual Cultivation site Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium) Medium Mixed-Light Tier 1 Quality control personnel Cultivation Mixed-light Tier 2 Applicant DPH-17-010E Type 7 (Manufacturer 2) Extraction: Volatile Solvents CBD Flowering Type 14 (Cannabis Event Organizer) Contact surface Quality Distribution Serving Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small) Type N – for infusions track and trace system Small Mixed-Light Tier 2 Microorganisms Environmental pathogen Type P – for packaging and labeling only Type 11 (Distributor) Type 8 (Testing Laboratory) 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 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium) Universal symbol THC limit of 10 milligrams per serving and 100 milligrams per package Commercial cannabis activity Commercial-grade, non-residential door lock Specialty Cottage Outdoor Quality control operation Unique identifier products similar to traditional food products prohibited Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small) Sanitize Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large) Small Outdoor Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery) Quarantine Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small) Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small) Specialty Cottage Indoor Specialty Outdoor and more.

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Last updated on October 18, 2018



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