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AB-389 Cannabis: consumer guide.(2017-2018)

As Amends the Law Today


 Chapter 2.5 (commencing with Section 26025) is added to Division 10 of the Business and Professions Code, to read:

CHAPTER  2.5. Other Responsibilities of the Bureau of Cannabis Control
 (a) On or before July 1, 2018, the bureau shall establish and make available on its Internet Web site a consumer guide to serve as a resource for the public on the California laws and regulations applicable to medicinal and adult-use cannabis.
(b) The consumer guide shall include, but is not limited to, the following information:
(1) The difference between medicinal cannabis and adult-use cannabis.
(2) Licensing requirements for facilities to engage in commercial cannabis activities.
(3) Rules on the public consumption of medicinal cannabis and adult-use cannabis.
(4) How much cannabis may be purchased at one time.
(5) Penalties for violating cannabis laws.
(6) The process for reporting consumer concerns or complaints.
(7) Laws and regulations applicable to both medicinal and adult-use cannabis-infused edibles including measures to keep cannabis products safely out of the reach of children or pets.