Business licensing process continues; board considers cannabis café rules


Last update: June 27, 2016


The Marijuana Control Board issued its first set of business licenses on June 9 and 10, including both cultivators and testing labs. Applications for processors and retailers will be considered later in the year. Many of those who received approval from the state continue to work with local government authorities to complete the process and get ready to open. For specifics on the state program, including a calendar with important benchmarks, an FAQ, and training videos for applicants, click here.

The board completed its public comment period on proposed cannabis café rules on June 21 and may discuss them at its next meeting, scheduled for July 7 and 8. A copy of the most recently-published proposed café rules is here. It is likely that additional business licenses applications will also be discussed.

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