Regulation of Cannabis Product

States that have legalized marijuana for recreational use have a variety of ways that they regulate the product for consumption. Very few regulate marijuana products as closely as food or alcohol sold to consumers.

Proposed California Bill to Ban Cannabis-Branded Merchandise Under SB 162

by Nicole Syzdek

To discourage children’s exposure to cannabis, a pending bill, SB 162, proposes to ban state-licensed cannabis businesses from advertising “medical cannabis or medical cannabis products through the use of branded merchandise, including but not limited to clothing, hats, or other merchandise with the name or logo of the product.”

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