Easily get the best Marijuana and Cannabis products delivered in Oakland CA Alameda County 94604 to your door!
Though it had been granted under temporary regulations, the rules now make it the only state to completely allow home delivery — no matter the local laws
On January 16th, California’s Office of Administrative Law (OAL) approved the final rules and regulations governing the nation’s cannabis industry, a little over a year after legal recreational earnings went into effect. The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC), the Department of Food and Agriculture and the Department of Public Health spent months writing and revising 358 pages of regulations and rules prior to submitting them to OAL at December. According to the Associated Press, regulars say the OAL made no substantive changes before issuing their rubber stamp, effective immediately.
The industry, which includes thousands of trucks, merchants, testing labs and other companies, had been operating under temporary rules, many of which have now been cemented to law. One of the most noteworthy policies permits dispensaries to make bud deliveries to any jurisdiction in California, even those municipalities which have passed local legislation prohibiting cannabis. The rules guarantee legal protection to the more than 100 state-licensed”non-storefront” delivery companies and their clients in so-called pot”deserts,” which is particularly good news for those tokers who may be homebound or have other constraints that prohibit them from traveling.
“We get folks interested in those areas,” explained Ray Markland, manager of EcoCann, a dispensary in Eureka, CA, according to this Times-Standard. “We’ve operated under the temporary state legislation and delivered there. It is good for customers who are physically challenged and aren’t able to make it out to us to receive our merchandise. It’s a positive move showing validity into the cannabis industry and also to cannabis as a regular consumable product and not something to be ashamed to utilize.”
California is formally the first and only nation to legalize home delivery service throughout all municipalities. In line with the Times-Standard, delivery vehicles may only carry a maximum of $5,000 worth of marijuana in any time, and must be free of any markers that indicate they’re transporting marijuana”to reduce the risk of theft or other crime. Supporters also say that legal shipping agency can help further undermine what remains of the marijuana black market, which had continued to flourish because approximately three-quarters of the state’s municipalities have passed local legislation prohibiting authorized cannabis stores from launching.
“You can’t prohibit delivery,” Maximillian Mikalonis, a cannabis lobbyist for K Street Consulting, advised Leafly. “You can just ban legal, licensed, regulated and expedited delivery”
California’s newly formalized regulations also support the use of child-resistant packaging and tighter testing rules for heavy metals and toxins from all marijuana products. Marijuana will last to be a cash-only company, as the national banking business is controlled by the United States Department of Treasury, which adheres to the national law prohibiting marijuana. However, going forward, cannabis retailers in the Golden State will just need to check customer IDs before purchasing, and no more are required to record names and other identifying info.
“These approved regulations would be the culmination of two or more years of hard work by California’s cannabis licensing authorities,” Lori Ajax, chief of the state Bureau of Cannabis Control, said in a statement. “Public feedback was valuable in helping us develop clear regulations for cannabis companies and ensuring public safety.”
Video: Cannabis Delivery in Oakland
- Spirit Molecules
- The Power Couple of Cannabis Therapeutics
- CBD & Booze: Bingeing on Research
- Tough Times After High Hopes for Hemp Harvest
Hit & Run
A flawed study by Harvard scientists claims that marijuana smokers get into more car accidents even when they’re not high. Stoned driving should be considered when assessing the public health impact of cannabis, but not disproportionate to the established harm.
- Cannabis & Binge Drinking
Cannabinoids for Cannabis Use Disorder?
The research is in. Scientists have discovered a cure for cannabis addiction — and it turns out to be cannabis! Adrian Devitt-Lee explores how a new JAMA study illustrates a larger problem in the scientific community: Hypothesizing After the Results are Known.
- Desperately Seeking Harm: The FDA on CBD
- Endocannabinology with Dr. Rachel Knox
- Cannabis in Palliative Care
- Cannabis: A Medicinal Treasure Trove
Did Cannabis Kill This Baby?
Coroners in Illinois have attributed the death of an infant to the mother’s cannabis use. Given that cannabis use have never been shown to cause a lethal overdose the bar should be quite high for claiming that cannabis was the cause of death. And while their claim is sensational, the details to back it up are sparse.
- Toxic FDA-Approved Food Additives
- Cannabis & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- CBD to the Rescue
Slow Progress for Medical Cannabis in the UK
November 1, 2018, was a day for celebration. With one stroke, the British government finally cast aside years of outdated dogma, moving ‘Cannabis Based Medicinal Products’ from Schedule 1 to Schedule 2. Unfortunately, a year has passed and only a handful of patients have actually been prescribed cannabis.
Sex & Cannabis
From suppositories and lubes to massage oils and vape pens, there’s no shortage of cannabis products on the market that supposedly increase libido. But what do we actually know about the relationship between cannabis and sex?
- Predicting Preterm Labor by Measuring Endocannabinoids
- Cannabis Instead of Polypharmacy?
- It's Never Too Late to Start Using Medical Cannabis
Weedmaps News The Latest Marijuana & Cannabis News
Singapore Asked Netflix to Block Weed-related Shows. Netflix Responded by Doing It.
Singapore has some of the harshest cannabis-policies in the world already.
The post Singapore Asked Netflix to Block Weed-related Shows. Netflix Responded by Doing It. appeared first on Weedmaps News.
- A Guide to Dating in the Modern Age of Weed
- I Tried Them: The 7 Best Sex Weed Products
- A Guide to Legalizing Weed in New York
- A Timeline of Rappers Starting Weed Brands
I Curated my own Oscars Swag Bag with Weed Products
Academy award nominees are getting weed-infused chocolates as gifts this year, so we made a list of other cannabis products fit for the Oscars gift bag.
The post I Curated my own Oscars Swag Bag with Weed Products appeared first on Weedmaps News.
Bernie Sanders said he'd Legalize Marijuana on day one. Can he?
Bernie Sanders made a bold promise: legalize marijuana in all 50 states on his first day in office. But some are saying it isn't possible.
The post Bernie Sanders said he'd Legalize Marijuana on day one. Can he? appeared first on Weedmaps News.
- How to Save Money With Kief
- Governors, Graded on Weed
Everything You Should Know About The Rosinbomb Rocket
It is considered one of the best personal use rosin presses on the market.
The post Everything You Should Know About The Rosinbomb Rocket appeared first on Weedmaps News.
Our Cheap Step-by-Step Guide to Cleaning Your Grinder
A clean grinder is one of the easiest and cheapest weed hacks there is.
The post Our Cheap Step-by-Step Guide to Cleaning Your Grinder appeared first on Weedmaps News.
Austin Police Chief Says Marijuana Arrests Will Continue Despite City Council Vote
“What has changed since yesterday is that enforcement, almost in virtually all cases, is now handing someone a piece of paper with no penalty or no court date,” a city council member said.
The post Austin Police Chief Says Marijuana Arrests Will Continue Despite City Council Vote appeared first on Weedmaps News.
Decriminalization of non-medical cannabis in the United States
In the United States, the non-medical use of cannabis is decriminalized in 15 states (plus the U.S. Virgin Islands), and legalized in another 11 states (plus Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the District of Columbia), as of June 2019.Decriminalization refers to a policy of reduced penalties for cannabis offenses, typically involving a civil penalty for possession of small amounts (similar to how a minor traffic violation is treated), instead of criminal prosecution or the threat of arrest. In jurisdictions without any penalties the policy is referred to as legalization, although the term decriminalization is sometimes broadly used for this purpose as well.
The movement to decriminalize cannabis in the U.S. emerged during the 1970s, when a total of 11 states decriminalized (beginning with Oregon in 1973). The findings of the 1972 Shafer Commission helped provide momentum to these efforts, as did the 1976 election of President Jimmy Carter (who spoke in favor of decriminalization and endorsed legislation to federally decriminalize). By the end of the decade the tide had turned strongly in the other direction, however, and no state would decriminalize again until 2001.
Efforts to legalize cannabis in the U.S. included a number of ballot initiatives leading up to 2012, but none succeeded. In 2012, success was finally achieved when Washington and Colorado became the first two states to legalize. In 2014 and 2016 several more states followed, and in 2018 Vermont became the first to legalize through an act of state legislature. All jurisdictions that have legalized allow for the commercial distribution of cannabis, except Vermont and the District of Columbia. All allow for personal cultivation, except Washington State.