On Friday, California’s State cannabis licensing agencies released the proposed modifications to the Permanent State Regulations.
These regulations are open for only a 15-day Public Comment period. All comments are due no later than November 5, 2018 at 5 PM.
Click here for more information, proposed forms and regulations.
Now is the time to provide your input and voice your opinions and concerns to the State’s cannabis licensing agencies.
Key provisions include: Heightened disclosure requirements for parties holding direct and indirect financial interests Third-party delivery companies would be required to have state marijuana commercial licenses A cannabis delivery vehicle would only be allowed to carry $5,000 worth of inventory, reduced from $10,000 Licensed cannabis events could be held outside of fairgrounds Many packaging and labeling changes regarding THC and CBD content, as well as child-resistant packaging requirements Modified testing requirements, meant to help lessen the amount of product failures and recalls Agreements with legacy operators that did not have a state permit would be prohibited
If you are interested in commenting on any of the attached Regulations, than you may do so by submitting a comment in writing to:
Bureau of Cannabis Control – All General Licensing Requirements; as well as Distributors, Retailers, Delivery, Testing Laboratories, and Microbusinesses: Submit written comments to: Lori Ajax, Chief Bureau of Cannabis Control 2920 Kilgore Road Rancho Cordova, CA 95670 E-mail: BCC.firstname.lastname@example.org CDFA CalCannabis – Cultivation Licenses Amanda Brown, Regulations Coordinator California Department of Food and Agriculture CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing Division P.O. Box 942871 Sacramento, CA 94271 E-mail: CalCannabisRegs@cdfa.ca.gov CDPH Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch – Manufacturing Licenses **Please include the title of the proposed regulations (DPH-17-010) with your comment.** CDPH Office of Regulations 1415 L Street, Suite 500 Sacramento, CA 95814 Email: email@example.com About Greenspoon Marder Greenspoon Marder LLP is committed to providing excellent client service through our cross-disciplinary, client-team approach. Our goal is to understand the challenges that our clients face, build collaborative relationships, and craft creative solutions designed and executed with long-term strategic goals in mind. Since our inception in 1981, Greenspoon Marder LLP has become a full-service, Am Law 200 and NLJ 500 ranked law firm with more than 200 attorneys. We serve Fortune 500, middle-market public and private companies, start-ups, emerging businesses, individuals and entrepreneurs across the United States. For more information, visit www.gmlaw.com. MEDIA CONTACT Michelle Martinez Reyes, Chief Marketing Officer 954.333.4357 | firstname.lastname@example.org