On behalf of Origins Council, representing nearly 900 licensed small and independent cannabis
businesses in six counties throughout California, we are writing regarding the implementation of AB
45 (Aguiar-Curry), which establishes a regulatory framework for consumable hemp products in
California. In addition to establishing statutory requirements for the registration, testing, and labeling
of hemp-derived consumable products, AB 45 also grants the Department of Public Health the
authority to implement additional emergency regulations on hemp products to protect consumer
health and safety
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