OLCC Advisory Committee Meeting On Medical Sales Daily Limits Is September 19

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OREGON: OLCC Advisory Committee Meeting on Medical Sales Daily Limits – OAR 845-025-2800 is scheduled for the following time/place: Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Location: Oregon Liquor Control Commission 9079 SE McLoughlin Blvd., Portland, OR 97222 Presiding Officer: Bryant Haley Phone: 503.872.5136 Fax: 503.872.5110 Email: bryant.haley@oregon.gov Agenda Proposed Read the full article…

OLCC Processor Rules Advisory Committee Meeting

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OREGON: The OLCC is currently in rule making to address issues surrounding the processing of marijuana. The purpose of this meeting will be to review applicable building/fire codes and address other processor safety issues that have arisen within the industry. Meeting Details: September 7, 2018 9:30 – 11:30 am 9079 SE McLoughlin Blvd. Portland, OR Read the full article…

OLCC Executive Director Update On Marijuana Licensing

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To our OLCC Recreational Marijuana Licensees: Since the Oregon Liquor Control Commission began issuing recreational marijuana licenses in April 2016 applicant interest has never diminished.  You can see that reflected in the application data we publish on a daily basis. Earlier this summer our agency placed a pause on processing applications.  Even before then the number of Read the full article…

OLCC Commission Moves to Revoke Marijuana Wholesaler License; Temporarily Reduces Daily Purchase Limits for OMMP Cardholders

Commission Approves Other Marijuana Licensees Stipulated Settlements

Commission Approves Other Marijuana Licensees Stipulated Settlements OREGON. – The Oregon Liquor Control Commission today rejected a staff recommended stipulated settlement for a licensed marijuana wholesaler charged with ten violations of OLCC marijuana rules. The Commission decided the licensee’s violations were bad enough that a license suspension or fine would not result in the licensee Read the full article…

Forum in Bend To Focus On Safety In Cannabis Industry

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OREGON: Cannabis growers and extractors are invited to an unprecedented opportunity to learn from government and business leaders about safety and health in the cannabis industry as part of a two-day event in Bend next month. Oregon’s Occupational Safety and Health Division (Oregon OSHA), a division of the Department of Consumer and Business Services, is Read the full article…

OLCC Commission Approves Rules on Revoking Marijuana Worker Permits and Harvest Notification

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OREGON: The Oregon Liquor Control Commission today approved a rule permitting the agency to revoke the Marijuana Worker Permit of any permittee determined to be deliberately selling marijuana to a minor. The action adds to a series of steps taken by the Commission to prevent the sale of marijuana items to minors. The Commission also approved Read the full article…

OLCC Hosts Metrc Licensee User Group Meeting July 11th

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9079 SE McLoughlin Blvd, Room 103A (Commission Hearing Room)

Portland, OR 97222-7355

OREGON: The Oregon Liquor Control Commission will hold a Metrc Licensee User Group meeting, which is open to the public, on Wednesday July 11, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Metrc is the Cannabis Tracking System (CTS) utilized by the state of Oregon.  Members of the public who wish to observe this meeting can preview Read the full article…

OLCC Notice of Public Hearing: Harvest Notification Rule

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OREGON: The Commission is tasked with regulating the recreational market. One key task of regulation is to prevent diversion of marijuana into other markets. Staff has identified harvest as an opportunity for diversion and is seeking to adopt a notification requirement for outdoor growers. This would require outdoor growers to notify the Commission of five Read the full article…

Oregon Marijuana Company Launches Cannabis For Opioids Swap

“Numerous studies, including those reported by Newsweek, NBC News, US News and World Report, CNN and others, have shown that states with legal marijuana programs have declining rates of opioid addiction, with some states reporting a decrease in deaths as high as 25%. We want to help people in the communities we serve, as well as demonstrate that cannabis companies can be part of the President’s solution to the crisis.”

OREGON: Kaya Holdings has announced it will be holding talks with Oregon state and local law enforcement authorities and compliance officials to launch “Kaya Cares,” a Cannabis-for-Opioids swap program whereby people dependent on opioids and wishing to explore cannabis as a safe alternative can exchange their prescription opioids for cannabis products at no cost. “We decided Read the full article…

OLCC Will Pause Acceptance of Marijuana License Applications

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Focus Will Be on Existing Licensees and Current Applicants OREGON:  The Oregon Liquor Control Commission announced today it will temporarily shift licensing staff to exclusively process recreational marijuana license renewals and applications for recreational marijuana licenses received by June 15, 2018.  Any applications for recreational marijuana submitted after June 15 will be set aside for processing until the Read the full article…