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Cannabis Relief Extension Proposal Considered by Sonoma County

September 8, 2017

A Cannabis Penalty Relief Extension Proposal will be considered by Sonoma County. On September 12, 2017 the Sonoma County Cannabis Ad Hoc committee will consider extending the Cannabis Penalty Relief Program at the Board of Supervisors Meeting. Cannabis Penalty Relief Extension The Cannabis Ad Hoc Committee is recommending an extension of The Penalty Relief Program…

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California Cannabis Industry

California Cannabis Industry – Fall Planning

September 7, 2017

Why is fall so critical this year for the California cannabis Industry? The California Bureau of Cannabis Control has recently announced that very soon, state cannabis licenses will be available. If everything goes as planned, the Bureau will start accepting applications in December of this year with temporary cannabis licenses being issued as soon at…

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medical cannabis regulations

Medical Cannabis Regulations – Proposed Text Changes

June 13, 2017

Canna Legal, a Division of Beck Law, P.C. submitted the following comment to the Bureau of Medical Cannabis Regulation regarding the proposed text of medical cannabis regulations. Medical Cannabis Regulations Section 5006. Application Requirements, Subsection 16 Issue: Applicants should not be required to submit sensitive financial information such as account number, account type, or details…

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Proposed Medical Cannabis Regulations for Manufacturing – Public Comment

June 13, 2017

The following public comment on the proposed California Medical Cannabis Regulations for Manufacturing has been submitted by Canna Legal, a division of Beck Law P.C., to the California Department of Public Health, Office of Manufactured Cannabis Safety. On behalf of our clients, I respectfully submit the following public comment on the proposed medical cannabis regulations…

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Sonoma County Cannabis

Sonoma County Cannabis Workshop Series

April 26, 2017

“Dirt to Dispensary” Sonoma County cannabis workshop series for May and June of 2017 Sonoma County Cannabis Workshop Program Overview Wednesday, May 3, 3pm – 5pm Glaser Center 547 Mendocino Ave. Santa Rosa, CA 95401 This kick-off workshop is for all operator types and will include an overview of the Program, including the Cannabis Land…

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Commercial Medical Cannabis Licensing in California

April 20, 2017

What can interested parties do now to prepare for California commercial medical cannabis licensing in 2018? It is very important for interested parties to work with their local governments to obtain necessary permits required to operate a commercial medical cannabis business.  MCRSA created a duly licensing system, and a local permit and a state license…

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Medical Cannabis

Medical Cannabis and Sonoma County

March 9, 2017

Yesterday Sonoma County voters approved Measure A, the medical cannabis tax ordinance. That means Sonoma County will begin accepting medical cannabis permits later this year, likely in June. So what can medical cannabis cultivators do to prepare? Review the Sonoma County Land Use Ordinance & Table, BMPs for Cultivators, Tax Ordinance and Health Ordinance found…

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Cannabis Business Tax

Cannabis Business Tax “Measure A”

February 15, 2017

What is the Sonoma County Cannabis Business Tax – Measure A all about? In December 2016, the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors unanimously adopted an ordinance for a cannabis business tax to be imposed on cannabis operations within the unincorporated areas of the county. The Cannabis Business Tax ordinance is intended to provide the funding…

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Commercial Cannabis Cultivation Regulations

December 13, 2016

The state agency in charge of creating cannabis cultivation regulations for medical cannabis cultivators, California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), in conjunction with the Medical Cannabis Cultivation Program (MCCP) has prepared the first draft of cannabis cultivation regulations for cannabis operators to commercially cultivate cannabis in the state, as well as the requirements to…

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Medical Cannabis Licensing for California

December 13, 2016

Californians celebrated in January of 2016, as theMedical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act(originally MMRSA then re-named to MCRSA) went into effect. The law, which establishes a mechanism to administer state medical cannabis licensing after local permits are obtained for marijuana cultivating and dispensing, is intended to make legal medical marijuana more accessible for patients. Unfortunately,…

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