Maine Revised Statutes

§1-C. Rules and regulatory and enforcement authority regarding the Marijuana Legalization Act

1. Rules and regulatory and enforcement authority.  The department shall adopt rules and exercise regulatory and enforcement authority regarding retail marijuana cultivation facilities, retail marijuana manufacturing facilities and retail marijuana testing facilities licensed by the Department of Administrative and Financial Services pursuant to section 2444. This authority pertains to marijuana cultivation, including, but not limited to, all aspects of marijuana seeds, clones, seedlings and plants, use of pesticides, harvesting and storage, and the preparation, manufacturing, testing, packaging and labeling of retail marijuana under the Marijuana Legalization Act.
[ 2017, c. 278, §1 (NEW) .]
2. Effective administration and enforcement.  For the purposes of the effective administration and enforcement of chapter 417, the department and the Department of Administrative and Financial Services shall work cooperatively to ensure that rules are adopted and the Marijuana Legalization Act is implemented and enforced in a manner that is consistent with the requirements of chapter 417.
[ 2017, c. 278, §1 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2017, c. 278, §1 (NEW).