§ 5314. Shipping Manifest
(a) Prior to transporting cannabis goods, a distributor shall generate a shipping manifest through
the track and trace system for the following activities:
(1) Testing and sampling;
(2) Sale of cannabis goods to a licensee;
(3) Destruction or disposal of cannabis goods; and
(4) Any other activity, as required pursuant to this division, or by any other licensing authority.
(b) The distributor shall transmit the shipping manifest to the Bureau and the licensee that will
receive the cannabis goods prior to transporting the cannabis goods.
(c) The distributor shall ensure and verify that the cannabis goods being taken into possession for
transport at the originating licensed premises are as described and accurately reflected in the
shipping manifest. For purposes of this section, the distributor may verify that the cannabis
goods are accurately reflected in the shipping manifest by confirming that the number of boxes
of cannabis goods, type of cannabis goods, weight or units of cannabis goods matches the label
on the boxes containing the cannabis goods.
(1) The distributor shall not take into possession or transport:
(A) Any cannabis goods that are not on the shipping manifest; or
(B) Any cannabis goods that are less than or greater than the amount reflected on the shipping
(2) The distributor is responsible for any discrepancies between the shipping manifest and the
cannabis goods in its possession during transport, and subject to any enforcement or disciplinary
action related to such discrepancy.
(3) A distributor shall not void or change a shipping manifest after departing from the originating
(d) A shipping manifest shall accompany every transport of cannabis goods.
(e) Notwithstanding subsection (a) of this section, if a transporting distributor has not obtained
access to the track and trace system, the distributor shall complete the shipping manifest outside
of the track and trace system and transmit it to the Bureau and the licensee receiving the
shipment by electronic mail.
(f) If the transporting distributor has access to the track and trace system and the licensee
receiving the shipment has not obtained access to the track and trace system, the distributor shall
complete the shipping manifest in the track and trace system and transmit it to the Bureau.
However, the distributor shall send a copy to the licensee receiving the shipment by electronic
Authority: Section 26013, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Sections 26067 and
26070, Business and Professions Code