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Health and Safety Code - HSC


  ( Division 2 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60. )

CHAPTER 4. Human Whole Blood, Human Whole Blood Derivatives, and Other Biologics [1600 - 1630]

  ( Chapter 4 repealed and added by Stats. 1963, Ch. 1055. )

ARTICLE 4. Licenses [1613 - 1615]
  ( Article 4 added by Stats. 1963, Ch. 1055. )


Applications for licenses issued under this chapter shall be made upon forms issued by the department. The applications shall contain at least the following:

(a)  The name and address of the person owning the place, establishment, or institution in which biologics production is planned.

(b)  The name and address of the person to be in charge of biologics production.

(c)  The types of biologics to be produced.

(d)  A full description of the building, its location, facilities, equipment, and apparatus to be used in biologics production.

(e)  The name and address of each blood collection center operated by the applicant and whether the applicant operates any mobile units.

(f)  Any additional information as the department may require.

(Amended by Stats. 1991, Ch. 800, Sec. 12.)


If the department does not within 60 days after the filing of the application issue a license, it shall state the grounds and reasons for its refusal in writing, serving a copy upon the applicant.

The notice may be served by registered mail addressed to the applicant at his last known address.

(Amended by Stats. 1991, Ch. 800, Sec. 13.)


(a)  A license shall be automatically revoked when there is a change of address, ownership, or person in charge of biologics production. However, a new license may be secured for the new location, owner, or person in charge prior to the actual change if the contemplated change is in compliance with all the provisions of this chapter and regulations pertaining thereto.

(b)  Proceedings for denial of license shall be conducted in accordance with Section 100171.

(Amended by Stats. 1997, Ch. 220, Sec. 18. Effective August 4, 1997.)

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