OLCC Seeks Applicants For Metrc User Group To Provide Input On Cannabis Tracking System

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OLCC Seeks Applicants for Metrc User Group OREGON: The Oregon Liquor Control Commission is seeking licensees, medical registrants tracked in the Cannabis Tracking System, and employees of licensees or registrants for vacant seats on its Metrc User Group. What is the Metrc User Group? The purpose of this group is to identify, prioritize, and vote Read the full article…

Have A Heart Opens First Cannabis Dispensary In Oregon

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OREGON: Have a Heart opened the doors of its first store in Oregon. The Salem location will bring 20 jobs to Willamette Valley, in addition to the company’s knowledgeable, friendly staff and vast menu of lab-tested and locally-sourced flower, pre-rolls, concentrate, edibles, and topical cannabis products. Have a Heart’s Chief Executive Officer Ryan Kunkel and Chief Operations Read the full article…

OLCC’s “Good Harvest” Produces Promising Results

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Compliance Action Focused on Legal Outdoor Cannabis Producers OREGON: The Oregon Liquor Control Commission today announced results of recent enforcement inspections of recreational marijuana producers indicating most of the inspected licensees are in compliance with Oregon laws and OLCC rules. “Operation Good Harvest” was a saturation compliance effort focusing on Oregon’s fall 2018 legal outdoor cannabis Read the full article…

OLCC Commissioners Approve Stipulated Settlements for Recreational Marijuana Violations

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OREGON: At its monthly meeting October 26, 2018 the Commissioners of the Oregon Liquor Control Commission approved the following fines and/or marijuana license suspensions based on stipulated settlements: Cannabis & Co. in Portland*, will pay a fine of $4,950 or serve a 30-day recreational marijuana retailer license suspension for one violation.  Licensee is CO2 Company Auction House, LLC; Kevin Walsh, Member; Ryan Walsh, Member. Head Stash Read the full article…

Cura Cannabis Solutions Announces Company-Wide Minimum Wage Increase

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New Company Standard Reflects Cura’s Push to Elevate the Still Young Cannabis Industry OREGON– Cura Cannabis Solutions, one of the largest cannabis companies in the world, announces today it is raising the company-wide minimum wage to $14 per hour, effective November 1. This new company-wide standard will benefit the company’s employees in Oregon, California, Nevada and Read the full article…

OLCC Marks To Address MMJ Regulatory Changes At ICBC

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OREGON: Oregon Liquor Control Commission Executive Director Steve Marks will provide an overview of the agency’s medical marijuana tracking program and an outlook on the steps the agency is taking to balance its regulatory responsibilities while accommodating the needs of medical marijuana patients in a keynote address at the International Cannabis and Business Conference. The OLCC began Read the full article…

OLCC Rules Advisory Committee Meeting For Hemp (HB 4089) Is Thursday 9/27

Date and Time:       9:30 a.m., Thursday, September 27, 2018

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 Draft Rules

The Oregon Liquor Control Commission is proposing to amend Division 25 in response to the changes made by House Bill 4089.
 
The purpose of the advisory committee will be to review the changes enacted by HB 4089, listen to industry partners and collaboratively craft sensible rule language.

OREGON: The OLCC Advisory Committee Meeting for Hemp Bill (HB 4089) is this Thursday, September 27, 2018.   Event Details Date and Time: 9:30 a.m., Thursday, September 27, 2018 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 Draft Rules Read the full article…

OLCC Commission Upholds Administrative Law Decision On Marijuana License Suspension

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Approves Other Marijuana Licensees Stipulated Settlements Including Cancellation of Central Oregon Producer License  OREGON: The Oregon Liquor Control Commission today accepted the findings of an Oregon administrative law judge upholding the immediate temporary suspension of an OLCC licensed marijuana retailer in Benton County.  The OLCC temporarily suspended the license of the Corvallis Cannabis Club on June 15, 2018 Read the full article…

Poll: Health Specialists Support Legalizing Cannabis

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OREGON: Health professionals support the legalization of marijuana for both medical and recreational use, according to survey data compiled by MedScape. Eighty-two percent of nurses, 82 percent of psychologists, 71 percent of pharmacists, and 67 percent of physicians agreed with the statement, “Medical marijuana should be legalized nationally.” Majorities in each profession also endorsed legalizing the adult use Read the full article…

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…