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Medical Marijuana Establishments

382 Nevada medical marijuana establishments have been issued provisional registration certificates from the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health. 55 Dispensary, 182 Cultivation, 118 Production, and 17 Testing Laboratory certificates have been issued throughout the state. 147 applications were declined, for a grand total of 519 applications considered in 2014. 144 Dispensary applications were […]

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Medical Marijuana Application Results

The Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health released the scores and rankings of the 519 applications for medical marijuana establishments received during the 2014 application period. Not all applicants signed the consent form to release their business names.  382 provisional certificates were issued on November 3, 2014.  Here are the results: Medical Marijuana Dispensary […]

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Marijuana Establishment Security and Protection

High Powered K9 Security is ready to meet the needs of medical marijuana establishments in the Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, and Henderson areas. These officers have prior police, military, or high-level security experience and can provide a customized protection plan to meet the needs of licensed medical marijuana establishments operating under Nevada laws.  High […]

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Marijuana Banking in Nevada

First Security Bank of Nevada is breaking new ground on how medical marijuana establishment money can be received, handled, and accounted for. Nevada will be the first in the nation to accommodate medical marijuana establishments at the banking level.  John Sullivan, President and CEO of First Security Bank is ready to handle the large influx […]

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Nevada Medical Marijuana Regulations Meeting

The Nevada DPBH scheduled a public workshop  for Monday, December 23, 2013, 9:00am at: Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health Room 303 4150 Technology Way Carson City, Nevada It will be Video Conferenced to: Nevada Early Intervention Services 3811 W. Charleston Blvd. Suite 112 Las Vegas, Nevada 89102 This meeting is to get input […]

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Small Business Impact Statement

The Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH) released their Small Business Impact Statement which reviewed the 6 public responses to their Questionnaire on the impact of proposed amendments to NAC453A.  The DPBH determined that they would not cause a significant burden on small business or restrict the formation of small businesses.  They also […]

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Nevada Medical Marijuana Program

The Interim Finance Committee of the Nevada Legislature approved a $377,000 grant for the Nevada Medical Marijuana Program. This money is to be used for the hiring of 7 additional staff members. They will be responsible for reviewing medical marijuana facility applications, drafting regulations, and overseeing the medical marijuana program. I wouldn’t call this a […]

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Nevada Medical Marijuana Questionnaire

On Friday, November 22, 2013, the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health, Medical Marijuana Program released proposed Amendments which contain regulations for medical marijuana in the State of Nevada.  The following  Questionnaire  was also released to consider the impact of the proposed changes to NAC453A Medical Use of Marijuana on small businesses and must be submitted prior […]

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Nevada Medical Marijuana Excise Tax Workshop

The Nevada Department of Taxation scheduled a Medical Marijuana Workshop to receive public comments on proposed amendments to Nevada Administrative Code Chapter 372A.   LCB File No. R073-13 contains the proposed regulations for excise taxes on the sale of medical marijuana products in the State of Nevada, established with the passage of Senate Bill 374.   Only 1 person […]

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Nevada Medical Marijuana Proposed Excise Tax Regulation and Questionnaire

On Tuesday, November 5, 2013, the Nevada Department of Taxation released a revised LCB File No R073-13 which contains proposed regulations for reporting, paying, record keeping, and refund procedures relating to Nevada Medical Marijuana Excise Taxes established with the passage of Senate Bill 374.  This proposal also contains a Small Business Impact Questionnaire to consider the […]

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Nevada Still Moving Towards Legalization of Marijuana at the Recreational Level

Democratic assemblyman Joe Hogan representing assembly district 10 from Clark County Nevada introduced a bill during the 2013 legislative session which would have legalized recreational marijuana, but it never got a vote in the Assembly Judiciary Committee. Nevada residents could vote on legalization of the recreational use of marijuana for adults in 2014, but that […]

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Excise Tax Workshop Meeting for Monday, November 4, 2013 is Cancelled

The 10:00am medical marijuana workshop meeting for public comment regarding changes to Nevada Administrative Code Chapter 372A has been cancelled for the initially scheduled time and date. When this workshop meeting is rescheduled, public comments will be welcomed as long as they are less than 5 minutes, avoid redundancy, and are relevant to proposed excise […]

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Nevada Medical Marijuana Program on Youtube

The Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health is supporting a Youtube Channel where medical marijuana workgroup meetings are being uploaded. Medical marijuana workgroup discussions about cultivation facilities, dispensaries, marijuana-infused production, and testing laboratories are available for public review. Beyond some minor technical difficulties, the first set of videos contain good information and a variety […]

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Telephone Conferencing with Nevada Medical Marijuana Workgroups

Telephone conferencing into a scheduled Nevada medical marijuana workgroup meeting is easy. Dial 1-877-336-1831 and use access code 4722526. Please set your phone to mute unless you are speaking during the appropriate comment period. If you do not do this, your background could be heard during the meeting. Please do not place your phone on […]

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