Cannabis Regulations Update
On Tuesday, the City Council approved new regulations for cannabis in the City of Los Angeles, including cracking down on unlicensed businesses. Read more here:
14-0366-S5—City’s cannabis procedures and cannabis social equity in-lieu fee and fee deferral.
14-0366-S24—allows the City to disconnect utility service to unlicensed businesses engaged in cannabis sales.
14-0366-S25—would make working in an illegal cannabis business citable under the City’s Administrative Citation Enforcement (ACE) Program.
14-0366-S26—enables the Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety (LADBS) to barricade, padlock, fence or secure an unlawfully operating cannabis business.
14-0366-S27—proposes civil service classification of Building and Safety Inspectors for non-criminal enforcement of illegal cannabis businesses and other regulatory enforcement of commercial cannabis activity.
- To register complaints or concerns on suspected unlawful cannabis activity within the City, Angelenos are encouraged to visit the new complaint portal by clicking here: cannabis.lacity.org/#submitcomplaint.
- For questions regarding the legality of commercial cannabis in a neighborhood, click here for the Guide to Adult-Use Cannabis for answers: cannabis.lacity.org/resources.
- For a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and answers please click here: cannabis.lacity.org/frequently-asked-questions.