Bureau of Cannabis Control Emergency Regulations CODE OF REGULATIONS TITLE 16 DIVISION
§ 5021. Denial of License
(a) The Bureau may deny an application for a new license or a renewal of a license for any
reason specified in section 26057 of the Business and Professions Code, and on any additional
grounds including grounds for denial under section 5018 of this division, and grounds for
discipline under the Act or this division.
(b) Upon denial of an application for a license or renewal of a license, the Bureau shall notify the
applicant in writing of the reasons for denial, and the right to a hearing to contest the denial.
(c) The applicant may request a hearing to contest the denial by submitting a written request to
the Bureau. (1) The written request for a hearing must be postmarked within 30 calendar days of service of
the notification of denial.
(2) If the written request for a hearing is not received within the required timeframe, the
applicant’s right to a hearing is waived.
(3) Upon timely receipt of the written request for hearing, the Bureau shall set a date for hearing
to be conducted in accordance with Chapter 5 (commencing with Section 11500) of Part 1 of
Division 3 of Title 2 of the Government Code.
Authority: Section 26013, Business and Professions Code; Reference: Sections 26057 and
26058, Business and Professions Code.