Laws & Regulations

Laws & Regulations

The Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) creates the general framework for the regulation of commercial medicinal and adult-use cannabis in California. The text of MAUCRSA is available on the California Legislative Information website.

On November 16, 2017, California’s three state cannabis licensing authorities publicly noticed proposed emergency regulations for commercial medicinal and adult-use cannabis. The emergency regulations and their summaries can be accessed through in the links below.

Emergency Regulations

Regulation Overview Presentations

Cannabis Legislation 

Public Comment