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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.

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New York’s Hemp Growers Get the Greenlight to Plant Cannabis for Adult Use

Regulators are allowing the state’s hemp growers to supply the state’s adult use cannabis industry, slated to launch later in 2022.

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Next Up in New York’s Legislature: Bill to Help Banks Work With Cannabis Companies

Days after a cannabis tax break passed through the budget, a new bill aims to help banks work with cannabis companies.

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New York’s Cannabis Industry Will Get Tax Relief Through the Budget

With the overdue budget agreement, passed on Saturday, the state became one of a handful to allow cannabis businesses to write off the same expenses as other businesses.

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New York’s Department of Labor Launches New “Cannabis Workforce Site”

The DOL site is part of the state’s ramp up to launching adult use cannabis sales, which regulators say could come by the end of 2022.

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Here’s the Plan to Educate New Yorkers About Legal Cannabis

As New York prepares to launch legal cannabis sales for all adults, consumers have questions. Which products have been tested? Which products are too strong? A new campaign aims to educate.

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New York’s Forthcoming Cannabis Market Continues to Attract Intense Lobbying Interest

Cannabis Wire talked to the Business Council and the Conference of Mayors and Municipal Officials about their cannabis priorities.

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New York Senate and Assembly Include Cannabis Tax Relief in Budget Bills

Lawmakers are trying to tackle one of the biggest thorns for the cannabis industry — the inability to deduct business expenses — through the budget.

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New York Regulators Bring Equity to Cannabis Supply Chain Early With Conditional Retail Licenses

The state’s first-of-its-kind approach to cannabis equity gives struggling hemp farmers and those with prior cannabis convictions a head start, from cultivation to retail.

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New York Prepares for Adult Use Cannabis Equity Fund, Seed-to-Sale Tracking

Under-the-radar state requests highlight the breadth of regulators’ preparations for the adult use industry.

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Here’s Who is Donating to New York’s New Cannabis Equity PAC

Assembly Majority Leader Crystal Peoples-Stokes launched the political action committee last month alongside U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and New York Assemblymember Eddie Gibbs.

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Hochul Signs Bill Allowing Hemp Farmers to Grow New York’s First Legal Cannabis Crop

New York Gov. Hochul has signed a bill that allows hemp farmers to grow and distribute cannabis ahead of the adult use program’s launch.