Licensing Analytical Laboratories for Sampling and Testing Cannabis


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6.3Incorporated Materials


6.5Cannabis Tracking System

6.6Application and Licensing Process Details



6.9Laboratory Governing Body, Management, and Personnel

6.10Record Keeping

6.11Quality Assurance and Quality Control Programs

6.12Cannabis Proficiency Testing (PT) and Demonstration of Capability

6.13Procedure Manual

6.14Facility, Equipment & Supplies

6.15Safety & Security

6.16Waste Disposal

6.17Sample Collection – General Requirements

6.18Sample Collection Procedures

6.19Sample Accessioning

6.20Sample Preparation

6.21Sample Analysis

6.22Quality Control

6.23Test Reporting

6.24Variance Procedure


6.26Rules Governing Practices & Procedures

Title 216 Department of Health
Chapter 60 Laboratories and Medical Examiner
Subchapter 05 State Laboratory
Part 6 Licensing Analytical Laboratories for Sampling and Testing Cannabis
Type of Filing Amendment
Regulation Status Inactive
Effective 09/11/2023 to 12/07/2023

Regulation Authority:

R.I. Gen. Laws §§ 21-28.6- 12(f)(10) and 21-28.6-16(f)

Purpose and Reason:

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is proposing to revise Licensing for Sampling and Testing Medical Cannabis including Marijuana and Industrial Hemp [216-RICR-60-05-6] to add several references, definitions, and sections regarding the testing of cannabis among other amendments.

Editorial Notes:

Prior to filing this rule on 09/11/2023, the agency elected to accept public comments within the RICR. Due to a technical error, comments with attached files may not have been received. This is being repromulgated to ensure full access to comment.