2017 MED Rulemaking

Adopted Medical Marijuana Rules, Effective January 1, 2018

Adopted Retail Marijuana Rules, Effective January 1, 2018

Statement of Adoption, November 17, 2017
 

Permanent Rulemaking Notice:
On Monday, October 16, 2017, the Marijuana Enforcement Division held its permanent rulemaking hearing on proposed amendments to the medical and retail marijuana rules. At the hearing, the Division announced it has extended the deadline for written comment on proposed rules. Written comment on proposed rules will now be accepted until Monday, October 23, 2017, at 9:00 a.m.

Proposed Medical Marijuana Rules for October 16th Permanent Rulemaking Hearing and Public Comment
Proposed Retail Marijuana Rules for October 16th Permanent Rulemaking Hearing and Public Comment

MED Rule Comment Form

Public Hearings:
The State Licensing Authority will hold formal, public hearings regarding the permanent rules for these topics (see Work Group titles below). Any member of the public may testify and all testimony will be considered part of the formal record. The date and location of the hearings will be reflected in the Permanent Rulemaking Notice. The expected date and location of the hearings is as follows:

Hearing Schedule:
 Monday, October 16, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Gaming Commission Room
17301 W. Colfax Avenue,
 Golden, CO 80401
Hearing Agenda

Pursuant to subsection 24-4-103(2), C.R.S., the Marijuana Enforcement Division (Division) is facilitating stakeholder work groups to discuss draft rules for the Division's 2017 Rulemaking Session. 

  Work Group Title   Day   Date Duration   Venue

Legislation Implementation: HB17-1034; SB17-187; SB17-192 
Agenda
Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion - Rule R 231_V1

Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion - Rule R1507_V1
Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion - Rules M 206, 210 and 231_V1
Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion Rules M 601 - 603_V1
Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion Rules M 1701 and 1702_V1

HB17-1034
SB17-187
SB17-192

Work Group Announcement

Thursday 8/31/17 8:30 AM to Noon Gaming Commission Room, 17301 W. Colfax Avenue, Golden, CO 80401

Labeling and Packaging
Agenda
Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion - Series R1000.1_V1
Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion - Select Definitions-V1

Work Group Announcement

Thursday 8/31/17 1:30 to 5:00 PM Gaming Commission Room, 17301 W. Colfax Avenue, Golden, CO 80401

Legislation Implementation: HB17-1367
(1 of 2 meetings)
Agenda 

Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion 
HB17-1367

Work Group Announcement

Thursday 9/14/17 8:30 AM to Noon Gaming Commission Room, 17301 W. Colfax Avenue, Golden, CO 80401

Legislation Implementation: HB17-1367
(2 of 2 meetings)
Agenda

Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion 
HB17-1367
Work Group Announcement

Friday 9/15/17 1:30 - 5:00 PM Gaming Commission Room, 17301 W. Colfax Avenue, Golden, CO 80401

Other Rule Updates: Including, but not limited to, the following: Testing/Sampling/Permitted and Prohibited
Transfers/Transporters and Operators/SB16-040 updates, etc.
(1 of 2 meetings)

Agenda
Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion - M 100 - 600, M 900

Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion - M 1700
Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion - R 100-600, R 900

Initial Draft Redlines Rules for Discussion - R 1700
Work Group Announcement
SB16-040

Tuesday 9/19/17 8:30 AM to Noon Marijuana Enforcement Division,
1707 Cole Blvd. Suite 300,
Lakewood, CO 80401

Other Rule Updates: Including, but not limited to, the following: Testing/Sampling/Permitted and Prohibited
Transfers/Transporters and Operators/SB16-040 updates, etc.
(2 of 2 meetings)

Agenda
Initial Draft Redline Rules for Discussion 
Work Group Announcement
SB16-040

Friday  9/22/2017 1:30 to
5:00 PM
Gaming Commission Room, 17301 W. Colfax Avenue, Golden, CO 80401

We appreciate the interest expressed by stakeholders who requested to participate on a work group panel. Interested parties are encouraged to take an active role in the rulemaking process by attending work group meetings and offering verbal comments during the public comment portion of the meetings. Interested parties may also submit written comments to the Division concerning all rules subject to the State Licensing Authority’s consideration.

The Division will file a permanent rulemaking notice with the Secretary of State on or before September 15, 2017.  Draft rules will be included in the notice, along with a form for interested individuals to submit written comments with suggestions on the draft rules.  Written comments are encouraged and will be accepted until 5 pm on Monday, October 16, 2017.

MED Rulemaking Comment Form