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New York Regulators Approve Cannabis Processors, Expedite Lab Testing

Regulators also put forward a leader at cannabis data company New Frontier as Director of Policy.

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New York’s Cannabis Equity PAC Has Now Raised $100,000. Here’s Where the Money Is Coming From and Going.

Assembly Majority Leader Crystal Peoples-Stokes, who co-authored the state’s adult use law, formed the PAC to “promote equity and economic justice in New York’s cannabis industry.”

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New York’s Adult Use Cannabis Supply Chain Slowly Takes Shape

With regulators’ approval of adult use cannabis shop rules, the application window could open as early as August.

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New York to Begin Accepting Cannabis Retail Applications

Regulators have already awarded more than 200 licenses to growers, and are accepting applications from processors. These retail applicants will open the first adult use shops.

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New York Regulators Finally Name Unlicensed Cannabis Sellers Told to Cease and Desist

The Office of Cannabis Management has released the names and locations of the 52 unlicensed cannabis operators sent warning letters months ago.

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Who Will Bank New York’s Cannabis Equity Fund?

State officials released a Request for Information as they seek to identify who will help bank the $200 million cannabis equity fund.

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New York’s Cannabis Advisory Board Kicks Off

The objective of the Board is to provide suggestions to regulators and lawmakers with regard to the cannabis industry, and to administer community reinvestment fund grants.

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New York to Start Accepting Cannabis Processor Applications

The Cannabis Control Board also brought the number of farmers approved to grow cannabis for the forthcoming adult use industry near 200, and it named its first Chief Equity Officer.

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Here’s Who Will Manage New York’s $200 Million Cannabis Equity Fund

The Dormitory Authority selected Social Equity Impact Ventures, LLC, to manage the fund. Also on Wednesday, Gov. Kathy Hochul named members of the state’s new Cannabis Advisory Board.

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Illegal Shop Enforcement Among Cannabis Bills that Stalled in New York

One day after the legislative session’s end, regulators spoke at CWCBExpo about where adult use cannabis rules and enforcement efforts stand.

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New York Releases First Adult Use Cannabis Packaging, Advertising, and Testing Rules

The proposed regulations focus on public health, from how cannabis is tested for quality control to how it’s labeled to prevent youth use.

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New York Awards Another 58 Adult Use Cannabis Cultivation Licenses, Bringing Total to 146

At Thursday’s Cannabis Control Board meeting, the Dormitory Authority also gave an overview of its current RFPs on cannabis.

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New York Lawmakers Just Introduced a Bunch of Cannabis Bills

The legislation targets include cultivation, cannabinoid hemp products, an audit of the Office of Cannabis Management, and underage cannabis use.

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New York Has Now Licensed Nearly One Hundred Adult Use Cannabis Growers

These farmers will be the first to supply the state’s adult use industry, set to launch in late 2022.

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New York Regulators Reiterate: Delta-8, Delta-10 THC Products are “Strictly Prohibited”

A letter from regulators to Cannabinoid Hemp license holders and applicants aims to curb the proliferation of THC products made from hemp.

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Cannabis Equity Gets $5 Million Boost in New York City Mayor Adams’ Proposed Budget

The proposed $4.8 million investment would go toward multi agency efforts on outreach and technical assistance for cannabis entrepreneurs.