CALIFORNIA (LONG BEACH)

The Cannabis Social Equity Program requires adult-use cannabis businesses to hire Equity Employees for at least 40% of the total annual work hours performed, all adult-use cannabis businesses must submit a Community Reinvestment and Small Business Incubation Plan describing how they intend to support equity business owners, assistance to equity business owners including expedited application review, compliance assistance, tax deferrals for cultivators, expedited building plan check and fee waivers