Policies and Procedures for Connecticut's Adult-Use Cannabis Program

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Effective September 28, 2022, these policies and procedures effectuate the intent of Public Act 21-1 (June Special Session), An Act Concerning Responsible And Equitable Regulation Of Adult-Use Cannabisas amended by Public Act 22-103, An Act Concerning Cannabis.


These policies and procedures previously became effective on October 16, 2021. They were updated on January 26, 2022 and again on August 5, 2022. They are available at eRegulations.ct.gov


Within these policies and procedures are the provisions necessary to operationalize Connecticut’s adult-use cannabis industry, including the parameters by which people licensed by the Department shall operate. These policies and procedures set forth consumer protections including product quality, safeguards for minors and security of product against diversion.