Cannabis Control Commission Public Meeting

In accordance with Sections 18-25 of Chapter 30A of the Massachusetts General Laws, notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Cannabis Control Commission:

April 25, 2019

Massachusetts State House
Hearing Room A-2
24 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02133

Time: 10:00 am


1) Call to Order
2) Chairman’s Comments & Updates
3) Minutes from April 4, 2019
4) Executive Director’s Report

  • a. Job Descriptions
    b. License and Registration Applications
    c. Updates

    • i. Social Equity Program RFR
      ii. Temporary Registration

    5) Staff Recommendations on Final Licenses

    • a. CommCan, Inc. (# MC281642), Cultivation – Tier 5 / Indoor
      b. CommCan, Inc. (# MP281508), Product Manufacturing
      c. Garden Remedies, Inc. (# MR281942), Retail
      d. Rise Holdings, Inc. (# MR281254), Retail

    6) Staff Recommendations on Provisional License Applications

    • a. Emerald Grove, Inc., Vertically Integrated Medical Marijuana Treatment Center/RMD
      b. Green Meadows Farm, LLC., Vertically Integrated Medical Marijuana Treatment Center/RMD
      c. Health Circle, Inc. (# MCN281787), Cultivation – Tier 3 / Indoor
      d. Health Circle, Inc. (# MPN281533), Product Manufacturing
      e. Health Circle, Inc. (# MRN281426), Retail
      f. Mass Yield Cultivation, LLC. (# MCN281392), Cultivation – Tier 2 / Indoor
      g. Nature’s Remedy of Massachusetts, Inc. (# MRN281553), Retail
      h. Nature’s Remedy of Massachusetts, Inc. (# MRN282049), Retail

    7) Staff Recommendation on Change of Ownership Applications

    • a. Alternative Therapies Group, Inc.
      b. Caregiver-Patient Connection
      c. East Coast Organics, LLC

    8) Commission Discussion and Votes

    • a. Guidance Document: Renewals
      b. Software Contract Amendment
      c. Regulatory Policy Discussion

    9) New Business that the Chairman did not anticipate at time of posting
    10) Next Meeting Date

  • Notice of Executive Session

  • Under the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 30A, § 21(a)(4) and (7) and the Public Records Law, G.L. c. 66, and the exemptions set forth in G.L. c. 4, § 7(26)(a), (d), (f), (g) and (n), the Commission may enter into executive session on the following agenda items:

  • 1) to discuss provisional licensees’ qualifications for final licensure, including, but not limited to, the Commission staff’s strategies for reviewing, inspecting, and monitoring the proposed security plans of the Marijuana Establishment and for the marijuana and marijuana products.
    2) to discuss operational issues, including, but not limited to, the Commission staff’s strategies for securely receiving and transferring cash deposits.

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