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The Department of Administrative and financial Services (DAFS)

AGENCY: 18-691 - Department of Administrative and Financial Services (DAFS), Office of Marijuana Policy

CHAPTER NUMBER AND TITLE: Ch. 4, Marijuana Manufacturing Facilities
PROPOSED RULE NUMBER: 2019-P094
BRIEF SUMMARY: This rule is promulgated to establish standards and procedures related to manufacturing marijuana, marijuana concentrate, and marijuana products. This rule implements requirements of 22 MRS ch. 558-C, including a marijuana track and trace system, and establishes minimum standards for manufacturing marijuana and marijuana products for medical use, including requirements for facility registration, requirements for engaging in marijuana extraction using inherently hazardous substances, staff qualifications, and security and testing. This rule protects public health and assures safe practices related to marijuana manufacturing, requiring a level of competency of facility personnel and appropriate equipment to process and extract marijuana.
PUBLIC HEARING: Monday, July 8, 2019 - 8:00 a.m., Deering Building, 90 Blossom Lane, Room 101, Augusta, ME 04330
COMMENT DEADLINE: Thursday, July 18, 2019
CONTACT PERSON FOR THIS FILING / SMALL BUSINESS IMPACT INFORMATION: Gabi Pierce; Office of Marijuana Policy, 162 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333, Telephone: (207) 624-7491. Fax: (207) 287-2671. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
FINANCIAL IMPACT ON MUNICIPALITIES OR COUNTIES (if any):
STATUTORY AUTHORITY FOR THIS RULE: Title 22 ch. 558-C
SUBSTANTIVE STATE OR FEDERAL LAW BEING IMPLEMENTED (if different):
DAFS WEBSITE: www.maine.gov/dafs/
DAFS RULEMAKING LIAISON: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.