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§ 4944. Notification of Laboratory Test Report.

3 CA ADC § 4944BARCLAYS OFFICIAL CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS

Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 3. Food and Agriculture
Division 4. Plant Industry
Chapter 8. Industrial Hemp Cultivation
Article 2. Regulations for Industrial Hemp Cultivation
3 CCR § 4944
§ 4944. Notification of Laboratory Test Report.
(a) Laboratories shall provide a laboratory test report to the registrant and commissioner within 10 days of the collection of samples.
(1) If the laboratory test report indicates a percentage content of THC that is equal to or less than three-tenths of 1 percent, the laboratory shall provide the registrant no fewer than 10 original copies with wet signatures and the commissioner one or more copies of the laboratory test report, signed by an employee authorized to sign by the laboratory. The laboratory shall retain one or more original copies of the laboratory test report for a minimum of two years from its date of sampling.
(2) If the laboratory test report indicates a percentage content of THC that exceeds three-tenths of 1 percent, the laboratory shall provide both the registrant and commissioner one or more copies of the laboratory test report, signed by an employee authorized to sign by the laboratory.
(b) Laboratories shall issue a laboratory test report for each composite sample. The laboratory test report shall include the:
(1) registration number,
(2) unique sample identification number,
(3) name and contact information of the registrant,
(4) name of the sampler,
(5) dates of the sample collection and testing,
(6) name of the cultivar tested,
(7) physical address, Global Positioning System coordinates, general description of the location, and acreage of the field sampled,
(8) name of approved analytical instrumentation used and the limit of quantification (LOQ),
(9) name of the person receiving the sample,
(10) name of the person testing the sample,
(11) percentage content of THC, a post-decarboxylation value or a calculated value using a conversion formula of delta-9-THC and eighty-seven and seven tenths (87.7) percent of THC-acid, on a dry weight basis, and words “PASSED AS CALIFORNIA INDUSTRIAL HEMP” or “FAILED AS CALIFORNIA INDUSTRIAL HEMP” at or near the top of page.
(A) If the laboratory test report indicates a percentage content of THC that is equal to or less than three-tenths of 1 percent, the words “PASSED AS CALIFORNIA INDUSTRIAL HEMP” shall appear.
(B) If the laboratory test report indicates a percentage content of THC that is greater than three-tenths of 1 percent, the words “FAILED AS CALIFORNIA INDUSTRIAL HEMP” shall appear.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 407 and 81006, Food and Agricultural Code. Reference: Sections 81000 and 81006, Food and Agricultural Code.
HISTORY
1. New section filed 6-10-2019 as an emergency; operative 6-10-2019 (Register 2019, No. 24). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 12-9-2019 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
This database is current through 10/4/19 Register 2019, No. 40
3 CCR § 4944, 3 CA ADC § 4944
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