To watch the meeting video of the Cannabis Oversight Committee Meeting on 10/6/2021, please access this link.
San Francisco Cannabis Oversight Committee Proposed Goal
The Oversight Committee will advise the Board of Supervisors and the Mayor regarding the implementation and enforcement of City laws and regulations relating to cannabis. Specifically, the Committee will advise the Board on amendments to local laws and regulations, including those governing the Equity Program, to facilitate socially responsible growth of the cannabis industry by creating living wage jobs and economic opportunities consistent with the Board's intent in adopting Police Code Article 16.
Due to the COVID-19 emergency, in order to protect the health of Committee members, staff, and members of the public, the San Francisco Cannabis Oversight Committee will convene remotely for this meeting. Members of the public are encouraged to participate remotely.
The October 6th meeting of the Cannabis Oversight Committee will be held virtually. Members of the public have two options for attending:
1) View the meeting through this link (access to a computer or smart mobile device required)
2) Listen to the meeting by dialing: 1-415-655-0001(access code: 2496 599 8112)
*To Provide Public Comment: Dial 1-415-655-0001, input the access code above, and press *3 when prompted to do so
To assist the City's efforts to accommodate persons with severe allergies, environmental illnesses, multiple chemical sensitivity or related disabilities, attendees at public meetings are reminded that other attendees may be sensitive to various chemical based products. Please help the City to accommodate these individuals.
American Sign Language interpreters and readers and/or language interpreters are available with advance notice of three business days. The Office of Cannabis will make every effort to accommodate requests for sound enhancement systems and alternative formats for meeting minutes and agendas. Please make these requests as far in advance as possible. For all requests, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Call to Order / Roll Call - 5 Minutes
Review and Consideration of Regular Agenda - 5 Minutes
Review and Approve Minutes from Committee Meeting on 8/25/2021 - 10 Minutes
Review and Approve Resolution Making Findings to Allow Teleconferenced Meetings Under California Government Code Section 54953(e) - 15 Minutes
Introduction of the OOC's New Deputy Director, John Pierce - 10 Minutes
Committee Discussion Regarding the Distribution of Grant Funding - 75 Minutes
Break - 15 Minutes
Electing a Racial Equity Lead - 20 Minutes
Remarks from Director Rodriguez - 15 Minutes
General Public Comment - 10 Minutes