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Cannabis and Insurance

Cannabis Insurance Stakeholder Teleconference

Monday, May 22, 2017

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (PST)

Teleconference Only:

United States: (800) 230-1059

International: (612) 234-9959  

To RSVP: Contact Camille Dixon at


  • Welcome remarks by Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones
  • Overview of proposed regulations - bond and insurance provisions only
  • Comment period by stakeholders
  • Announcements and adjournment of call

More Information:

California's Bureau of Medical Cannabis Regulation (BMCR), Office of Manufactured Cannabis Safety (OMCS), and CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing (CDFA) agencies all issued proposed regulations on April 28th. The purpose of this call is to hear from insurance stakeholders about the bond and insurance-related provisions of these regulations, learn from you what insurance protection is currently available,and how CDI can be helpful throughout the regulation roll-out process.

The links to access each set of agency regulations and deadlines to comment to each agency directly are noted below:

OMCS: Proposed Regulations-OMCS

Deadline to comment: Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at 5:00pm (PST)

BMCR: Proposed Medical Regulations-BMCR

Deadline to comment on Medical Regulations: Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at 5:00pm (PST)

BMCR: Proposed Lab Regulations-BMCR

Deadline to comment on Lab Regulations: Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at 5:00pm (PST)

CDFA: Proposed Regulations-CDFA

Deadline to comment: Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at 5:00pm (PST)

Contact Person:

For further questions or concerns please contact Camille Dixon at

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