§ 20.70.010  DEFINITIONS.
   For purposes of this chapter, the following words and phrases shall have the meanings set forth in the MAUCRSA and as set forth below:
   CANNABIS.  All parts of the plant Cannabis sativa linnaeus, Cannabis indica, or Cannabis ruderalis, whether growing or not; the seeds thereof; the resin, whether crude or purified, extracted from any part of the plant; and every compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of the plant, its seeds, or resin. CANNABIS also means the separated resin, whether crude or purified, obtained from cannabis. CANNABIS includes cannabis that is used for medical, non-medical, or other purposes. CANNABIS does not include the mature stalks of the plant, fiber produced from the stalks, oil or cake made from the seeds of the plant, any other compound, manufacture, salt, derivative, mixture, or preparation of the mature stalks (except the resin extracted therefrom), fiber, oil, or cake, or the sterilized seed of the plant which is incapable of germination. CANNABIS also does not include industrial hemp, as defined in California Health and Safety Code section 11018.5.
   CANNABIS PRODUCT.  Cannabis that has undergone a process whereby the plant material has been transformed into a concentrate, including, but not limited to, concentrated cannabis, or an edible or topical product containing cannabis or concentrated cannabis and other ingredients.
   COMMERCIAL CANNABIS ACTIVITY.  The cultivation, possession, manufacture, distribution, processing, storing, laboratory testing, packaging, labeling, transportation, delivery or sale of cannabis and cannabis product for medical, non-medical, or any other purpose and includes the activities of any business licensed by the State or other government entity under Division 10 of the California Business and Professions Code, or any provision of State law that regulates the licensing of cannabis businesses. COMMERCIAL CANNABIS ACTIVITY does not include the cultivation, possession, storage, manufacturing, or transportation of cannabis by a qualified patient for his or her personal medical use so long as the qualified patient does not provide, donate, sell or distribute cannabis to any other person. COMMERCIAL CANNABIS ACTIVITY also does not include the cultivation, possession, storage, manufacturing, transportation, donation or provision of cannabis by a primary caregiver, exclusively for the personal medical purposes of no more than five specified qualified patients for whom he or she is the primary caregiver, but who does not receive remuneration for these activities except for compensation in full compliance with California Health and Safety Code section 11362.765.
   COMMERCIAL CANNABIS USE.  The use of any property for commercial cannabis activity.
   COMPASSIONATE USE ACT.  The Compassionate Use Act of 1996 (Proposition 215), codified as California Health and Safety Code Section 11362.5.
   CONCENTRATED CANNABIS.  Manufactured cannabis that has undergone a process to concentrate one or more active cannabinoids, thereby increasing the product's potency. Resin from granular trichomes from a cannabis plant is a concentrate.
   CULTIVATION.  Any activity involving the planting, growing, harvesting, drying, curing, grading, or trimming of cannabis.
   DELIVERY.  The commercial transfer of cannabis or cannabis products to a customer. DELIVERY" also includes the use by a retailer of any technology platform owned and controlled by the retailer.
   DISTRIBUTION.  The procurement, sale, and transport of cannabis and cannabis products between entities licensed under Division 10 of the California Business and Professions Code, as the same may be amended from time to time.
   FULLY ENCLOSED AND SECURE STRUCTURE.  A space within a building, greenhouse or other structure which has a complete roof enclosure supported by connecting walls extending from the ground to the roof, which is secure against unauthorized entry, provides complete visual screening, and which is accessible only through one or more lockable doors and inaccessible to minors.
   INDOOR.  Within a fully enclosed and secure structure.
   MANUFACTURE.  To compound, blend, extract, infuse, or otherwise make or prepare a cannabis product.
   MAUCRSA.  The Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act as codified in Division 10 of the Business and Professions Code, and any successor provisions thereto, as the same may be amended from time to time.
   MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAM.  means California Health and Safety Code Sections 11362.7 through 11362.83, as such statutes may be amended from time to time.
   OUTDOORS.  Any location that is not within a fully enclosed and secure structure.
   PERSON.  Any natural person, firm, corporation, association, club, society, partnership, joint venture, limited liability company, sole proprietorship, collective, cooperative, coop, non-profit, estate, trust, receiver, syndicate, or any other organization, group or entity or combination of organizations or entities of any kind whatsoever, however formed, as well as trustees, heirs, executors, administrators, and/or assigns, and shall also include any owner, operator, manager, proprietor, employee, agent, officer, volunteer, salesperson, trustees, heirs, executors, administrators and assigns. The term PERSON shall also include all persons who have an ownership or leasehold interest in any real property, premises and/or structures in which commercial cannabis activity is occurring.
   PRIMARY CAREGIVER.  The individual, designated by a qualified patient or by a person with an identification card, who has consistently assumed responsibility for the housing, health, or safety of that patient or person pursuant to the requirements of the Compassionate Use Act and the Medical Marijuana Program.
   PRIVATE RESIDENCE.  A house, an apartment unit, condominium, or other similar dwelling that is lawfully used as a residence.
   QUALIFIED PATIENT.  A person who is entitled to the protections of California Health and Safety Code section 11362.5, as the same may be amended from time to time, but who does not have an identification card.
   PRIMARY CAREGIVER.  Shall have the same meaning as is defined in California Health and Safety Code section 11362.7(d), as the same may be amended from time to time.
(Ord. 1200, passed 12-5-17)