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006.02.7-15. Packaging of Medical Marijuana

AR ADC 006.02.7-15Arkansas Administrative CodeEffective: July 16, 2020

West's Arkansas Administrative Code
Title 006. Department of Finance and Administration
Division 02. Alcoholic Beverage Control
Rule 7. Rules Governing the Oversight of Medical Marijuana Cultivation Facilities, Processors and Dispensaries by the Alcoholic Beverage Control Division
Effective: July 16, 2020
Ark. Admin. Code 006.02.7-15
Formerly cited as AR ADC 006.02.7-13
006.02.7-15. Packaging of Medical Marijuana
15.1 Medical Marijuana Packaging.
Cultivation facilities, processors, and dispensaries shall:
a. Package usable medical marijuana that is intended for transport to another licensed facility, and not intended for sale to qualified patients and designated caregivers without repackaging, in a shipping container affixed with a UIN generated by the Inventory Tracking System.
b. Package usable medical marijuana that is intended for sale to a qualified patient or designated caregiver without re-packaging in a medical marijuana container.
i. All medical marijuana containers shall:
1. Be sealed, traceable, and food compliant.
2. Be child-proof:
a. So that it cannot be opened by a child; or
b. So that it prevents ready access to toxic or harmful amounts of the packaged product; and
c. So that it meets the testing requirements in accordance with the method described in 16 C.F.R. ยง 1700.20, as existing on January 1, 2017.
ii. Medical marijuana packages shall not be shaped or designed in a manner that is likely to appeal to minors, including but not limited to:
1. Packaging that is modeled after non-cannabis products primarily consumed by and marketed to children;
2. Packaging that is in the shape of or that depicts an animal, vehicle, person, or character; and
3. Packaging that closely resembles that of familiar food and drink items, including candy.
iii. All medical marijuana containers shall be labeled according to the standards established by the Arkansas Department of Health.


Adopted July 29, 2017. Amended July 16, 2020.
Current with amendments received through December 15, 2023. Some sections may be more current, see credit for details.
Ark. Admin. Code 006.02.7-15, AR ADC 006.02.7-15
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