Minimum: revocation stayed, 5 to 15-day suspension, a fine (as determined by the “Fine Formula” below), or a combination of a suspension and fine.

Maximum:
 revocation

Tier 1 discipline is recommended for:
• violations which are potentially harmful

Violations of the following codes are representative of this category:

Authority: 16 CCR § 5015

Authority:B&P § 119 (d) 16 CCR § 5022

Authority:B&P § 26055(c) 16 CCR § 5027

Authority: 16 CCR § 5033

Authority:  B&P § 26160 16 CCR §§ 5037(a), 5310, 5426, 5505-5506

Authority: B&P §§ 26151- 26152 16 CCR §§ 5040-5041

Authority: 16 CCR §§ 5043-5047 and 5403(b)(1)-(2)

Authority: 16 CCR §§ 5033 and 5300-5302

Authority: B&P § 26070 16 CCR §§ 5303 and 5412

Authority: B&P §§ 26067 and 26070 16 CCR § 5314

Authority: 16 CCR § 5403(a) and (b)(3), and 5422(b)

Authority: 16 CCR § 5408(a)-(b)

Authority: 16 CCR § 5408(c)

Authority: B&P § 26070.1 16 CCR § 5413

Authority: 16 CCR §§ 5415-5418 and 5421

Authority: B&P § 26090 16 CCR § 5420

Authority: 16 CCR § 5425

Authority: B&P § 119(b)-(f)

Authority: B&P § 26054(a)

Minimum: revocation stayed, 15 to 30-day suspension, a fine (as determined by the “Fine Formula” below), or a combination of a suspension and fine.
Maximum: revocation
Tier 2 discipline is recommended for:
•Violations with a serious potential for harm
• Violations which involve greater risk and disregard of public safety
Violations of the following codes are representative of this category:

Authority: 16 CCR § 5028

Authority: B&P § 26140 16 CCR §§ 5400 and 5402

Authority: B&P § 26140 16 CCR § 5031

Authority: B&P §§ 26030(g) and 26140 16 CCR § 5404

Authority: 16 CCR §§ 5053 and 5410

Authority: 16 CCR § 5806

Authority: 16 CCR § 5807

Authority: B&P § 125

Authority: B&P § 141

Minimum: revocation stayed, 45-day suspension, a fine (as determined by the “Fine Formula” below), or a combination of a suspension and fine.
Maximum: revocation
Tier 3 discipline is recommended for:
• Knowing or willfully violating laws or regulations pertaining to commercial cannabis activity
• Fraudulent acts relating to the licensee’s commercial cannabis business
Violations of the following codes are representative of this category:
Authority: 16 CCR § 5023 and 5024
Authority: B&P § 26054 16 CCR § 5026
Authority: B&P §§ 26160-26161 16 CCR § 5037(b)-(c)
Authority: 16 CCR §§ 5707-5708, 5710, 5715, 5717 et seq., 5727, 5730
Authority: B&P § 125.9(b)(5) 16 CCR § 5802
Authority: B&P § 480(d)