File #: 211030    Version: Name: Police, Health Codes - Regulation of Cannabis Businesses
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Introduced: 9/28/2021 In control: Clerk of the Board
On agenda: Final action: 12/17/2021
Enactment date: 12/17/2021 Enactment #: 226-21
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 not been found to have violated health and safety standards developed by the Director to protect the health and safety of employees, neighbors, and customers; 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, Gordon Mar, Connie Chan, Dean Preston
Attachments: 1. Leg Ver1, 2. Leg Dig Ver1, 3. FYI Referral 100621, 4. SBC Referral 100621, 5. Comm Pkt 111921, 6. Board Pkt 113021, 7. Leg Ver2, 8. Leg Dig Ver2, 9. Board Pkt 120721, 10. Leg Final
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