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SEC. 105.01. DEFINITIONS.
   (Added by Ord. No. 185,345, Eff. 12/19/17.)
 
   The following words or phrases, when used in this article, shall be construed as defined below. Words and phrases not defined here shall be construed as defined in Sections 11.01 and 12.03 of this Code; and in Sections 1746, 11362.5, and 11362.7 of the Health and Safety Code:
 
   "Alcoholism or Drug Abuse Recovery or Treatment Facility" means any non-medical alcoholism and drug abuse recovery or treatment facilities licensed or certified by the State of California Department of Health Care Services to provide residential non-medical services to individuals who are recovering from problems related to alcohol, drug, or alcohol and drug misuse or abuse, and who need alcohol, drug, or alcohol and drug recovery treatment or detoxification services. (Amended by Ord. No. 187,094, Eff. 7/1/21.)
 
   "Applicant" means an Applicant as defined in Section 104.01 of this Code. (Added by Ord. No. 187,094, Eff. 7/1/21.)
 
   "Application Date" means the date the Applicant pays all Pre-Application Review or Modification Request Form Review fees associated with a Business Premises relocation request, whichever is applicable, required under Los Angeles Municipal Code Section 104.19. (Added by Ord. No. 187,094, Eff. 7/1/21.)
 
   "Business Premises" means the designated structure or structures and land specified in an application for a License that is owned, leased, or otherwise held under the control of the Applicant or Licensee where the licensed Commercial Cannabis Activity will be or is conducted.
 
   "Cannabis" means Cannabis as defined in Section 26001 of the California Business and Professions Code, included in the Medicinal and Adult Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act, as currently defined or as may be amended.
 
   "City" means the City of Los Angeles.
 
   "Commercial Cannabis Activity" includes the cultivation, possession, manufacture, distribution, processing, storing, laboratory testing, packaging, labeling, transportation, delivery or sale of cannabis and cannabis products as provided for in Division 10 of the California Business and Professions Code as implemented by the California Code or Regulations, as currently defined or as may be amended.
 
   "Day Care Center" means a child care-infant center, child care center, or child care center preschool licensed by the State of California Department of Social Services that is not located on a residential zoned property. (Amended by Ord. No. 187,094, Eff. 7/1/21.)
 
   "EMMD" means an existing medical marijuana dispensary that is in compliance with all restrictions of Proposition D, notwithstanding those restrictions would have been repealed, including, but not limited to, either possessing a 2017 L050 BTRC and current with all City-owed business taxes, or received a BTRC in 2007, registered with the City Clerk by November 13, 2007 (in accordance with the requirements under Interim Control Ordinance 179027), received a L050 BTRC in 2015 or 2016, and submits payment for all City-owed business taxes before the application is deemed complete.
 
   "Permanent Supportive Housing" means Supportive Housing as defined in the Draft Permanent Supportive Housing Ordinance initiated August 30, 2017, CPC-2017-3136-CA, as may hereafter be adopted or amended, to include housing with no limit on length of stay that is occupied by persons with low incomes who have one or more disabilities and may include, among other populations, adults, emancipated minors, families with children, elderly persons, young adults aging out of the foster care system, individuals exiting from institutional settings, veterans, and homeless people, but only to the extent such Permanent Supportive Housing provides on-site Supportive Services. As may hereafter be adopted or amended, Supportive Services means services that are provided on a voluntary basis to residents of Supportive Housing, including, but not limited to, a combination of subsidized, permanent housing, intensive case management, medical and mental health care, substance abuse treatment, employment services, benefits advocacy, and other services or service referrals necessary to obtain and maintain housing.
 
   "Public Library" means a place in which literary, musical, artistic, or reference materials, such as books, manuscripts, newspapers, recordings, or films, are kept for use but not for sale, which is under the control, operation or management of the City Board of Library ommissioners, and which allows access to members of the public.
 
   "Public Park" means an open space, park, playground, swimming pool, beach, pier, reservoir, golf course, or similar recreational facility, which is under the control, operation or management of the City Board of Recreation and Park Commissioners; the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy; the Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority; the County of Los Angeles Department of Beaches and Harbors; the County of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation; the California Department of Parks and Recreation; or the National Park Service; and shall further include any property in the City of Los Angeles zoned Open Space ("OS") as defined under Section 12.04.05 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code that is maintained or operated as a parks and recreation facility, including bicycle trails, equestrian trails, walking trails, nature trails, park land/lawn areas, children's play areas, child care facilities, picnic facilities, and athletic fields used for park and recreation purposes. (Amended by Ord. No. 187,094, Eff. 7/1/21.)
 
   "Publicly Available" in reference to a Sensitive Use, means identified on an official list posted on one of the following official websites maintained by or on behalf of the following respective responsible governmental agencies. This list of official websites may hereinafter be amended as necessary by DCR's Rules and Regulations. (Added by Ord. No. 187,094, Eff. 7/1/21.)
 
   (a)   Alcoholism or Drug Abuse Recovery or Treatment Facilities shall be identified on the official website for the California Department of Health Care Services;
 
   (b)   Day Care Centers shall be identified on the official website for the California Department of Social Services;
 
   (c)   Public Libraries shall be identified on the official website for the Los Angeles Public Library;
 
   (d)   Public Parks shall be identified on the official website for the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks;
 
   (e)   Schools shall be identified on the official website for the California Department of Education; and
 
   (f)   Permanent Supportive Housing shall be identified on the City's Open Data Portal list titled "HCIDLA Affordable Housing Projects List (2003 to Present)", or as may be amended.
 
   "Residentially Zoned Property" means any lot located in the RA Suburban Zone, RE Residential estate Zone, RS Suburban Zone, R1 One-Family Zone, RU Residential Urban Zone, RZ Residential Zero Side Yard Zone, RW1 Residential Waterways Zone, R2 Two-Family Zone, RD Restricted Density Multiple Dwelling Zone, RMP Mobilehome Park Zone, RW2 Residential Waterways Zone, R3 Multiple Dwelling Zone, RAS3 Residential / Accessory Services Zone, R4 Multiple Dwelling Zone, RAS4 Residential / Accessory Services Zone, or R5 Multiple Dwelling Zone.
 
   "School" means an institution of learning for minors, whether public or private, which offers in-person instruction in grades K through 12 in those courses of study required by the California Education Code, and is licensed by the State Board of Education. This definition includes kindergarten, elementary, junior high, senior high or any special institution of learning under the jurisdiction of the State Department of Education, but it does not include a vocational or professional institution or an institution of higher education, including a community or junior college, college or university. (Amended by Ord. No. 187,094, Eff. 7/1/21.)
 
   "Sensitive Use" means an Alcoholism or Drug Abuse Recovery or Treatment Facility, Day Care Center, Public Library, Public Park, School, and/or Permanent Supportive Housing. (Added by Ord. No. 187,094, Eff. 7/1/21.)
 
   "Verification Date" means the first business day of the calendar quarter beginning February 1, May 1, August 1, or November 1, which immediately precedes the Application Date. (Added by Ord. No. 187,094, Eff. 7/1/21.)