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California: City of San Rafael: Authorizing Cannabis Businesses

CITY OF SAN RAFAEL NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CONSIDERATION OF AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SAN RAFAEL MUNICIPAL CODE CHAPTER 10.96 REGULATING CANNABIS BUSINESSES WITHIN CITY LIMITS AND SPECIFICALLY AUTHORIZING CANNABIS DELIVERY, CANNABIS INFUSED PRODUCT MANUFACTURING, CANNABIS DISTRIBUTION AND CANNABIS TESTING DATE/TIME: Monday, March 4, 2019 LOCATION: City Council Chambers, 1400 Fifth Street, San Rafael, CA PURPOSE:

To receive public comments and consider the adoption of an ordinance amending Chapter 10.96 of the San Rafael Municipal Code entitled "Medical Cannabis Business" to retitle it "Cannabis Business," and to include commercial recreational adult-use cannabis activities within the City's existing commercial cannabis regulatory structure for the purposes of encouraging economic growth, and job creation, while protecting public health, safety and the welfare of residents in the city. The proposed ordinance amendment would authorize existing San Rafael Cannabis Delivery, Cannabis Infused Product Manufacturing, Cannabis Distribution Licensees to also service the recreational adult-use market consistent with the will of the voters after the passing of California Proposition 64. The ordinance requires cannabis businesses to obtain a valid State license in addition to a City license and to comply with the City's Cannabis Industry Tax requirements.

IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND: You may send a letter to Lindsay Lara, City Clerk of San Rafael PO Box 151560 San Rafael, CA 94915-1560. You may also hand deliver prior to the meeting. FOR MORE NFORMATION: Contact Danielle O'Leary, Director of Economic Development and Innovation at 415-485-3460, Monday through Friday 8 AM 5 PM SAN RAFAEL CITY COUNCIL ___________________________ LINDSAY LARA CITY CLERK, CITY OF SAN RAFAEL no. 223 Feb. 22, 2019