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File #: 211030    Version: 1 Name: Police, Health Codes - Regulation of Cannabis Businesses
Type: Ordinance Status: 30 Day Rule
Introduced: 9/28/2021 In control: Public Safety and Neighborhood Services Committee
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Ordinance amending the Police Code to clarify that the Office of Economic and Workforce Development (“OEWD”) may establish standards governing the certification of cannabis-related pre-apprenticeship programs that relate to social equity training, license incubation processes, underserved community outreach programs, and business plan development training; and amending the Health Code to extend from 120 days to between 150 and 180 days the period for which the Director of the Office of Cannabis (“OOC”) may grant temporary authorization to medical cannabis dispensaries (“MCDs”) to continue operating while they wait for the OOC to process their applications for cannabis business permits (“Temporary MCD Authorization”), and to add as prerequisites to Temporary MCD Authorization: that the MCD has established to the satisfaction of the OOC Director that there have been no complaints submitted to a City agency in the past 150 days that raise a significant health or safety concern regarding the MCD’s operations; that OEWD has not made a determination, or has determined that the MCD ensures that 35% of its new hires shall be registered apprentices enrolled in an approved apprenticeship program if feasible; and for any MCD with ten or more employees, that OEWD has not made a determination, or has determined that the MCD has entered into or made good faith efforts to enter into a Labor Peace Agreement or a collective bargaining agreement with a Bona Fide Labor Organization.
Sponsors: Ahsha Safai
Attachments: 1. Leg Ver1, 2. Leg Dig Ver1, 3. FYI Referral 100621, 4. SBC Referral 100621
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