The bill permits a medical marijuana optional premises cultivation licensee, a medical marijuana-infused products manufacturing licensee, a retail marijuana cultivation facility licensee, and a retail marijuana products manufacturing licensee to provide samples to managers for quality control and product development purposes. The bill specifies limits on the amount that can be provided as a sample per batch. The bill prohibits the licensee from:
- Allowing the manager to consume the sample on site;
- Allowing the manager to exceed his or her personal possession limits;
- Providing or reselling the sample to another licensed employee, individual, or customer; and
- Using the sample as a means of compensating the manager.
(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)