Sacramento County

Regulations for Cannabis Related Commercial Activity

County Description

Sacramento is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County. It is at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in the northern portion of California’s expansive Central Valley. Its estimated 2014 population of 485,199 made it the sixth-largest city in California. Sacramento is the cultural and economic core of the Sacramento metropolitan area, which includes seven counties with a 2010 population of 2,414,783.

Political Statistics

County Board of Supervisors

State Senate

CA State Senate (District 6)
Senator Richard Pan -DEM

State Assembly

CA State Assembly (District 7 and District 9)
Assembly Member Kevin McCarty -DEM and Assembly Member Jim Cooper -DEM

US Congress

U.S. Congress – House of Representatives- (6th District)
Doris Matsui -DEM

US Senators

U.S. Senators –State of California
Kamala Harris and Diane Feinstein

City-Level Cannabis Laws

CULTIVATION

APPROVED

Current Law: Chapter 6.89 INDOOR MARIJUANA CULTIVATION 6.89.050 Indoor Cultivation Prohibited

The indoor cultivation of marijuana in the unincorporated area of Sacramento County by any person for any purpose is prohibited unless:

  • A. The marijuana is cultivated by a qualified patient or caregiver for medicinal purposes; and
  • B. The marijuana is cultivated inside a single-family dwelling where the qualified patient or caregiver resides on a full-time basis; and
  • C. The number of marijuana plants being cultivated does not exceed nine regardless of the number of qualified patients or caregivers residing in the dwelling; and
  • D. The area used for cultivation complies with California Building, Electrical and Fire Codes as adopted by Sacramento County; and
  • E. The marijuana cultivation is concealed so that it is not visible from the exterior of the property, the public right-of-way, and/or neighboring properties. (SCC 1563 § 1, 2014.)

6.88.050 Outdoor Cultivation Prohibited

The cultivation of marijuana outdoors by any person, including primary caregivers and qualified patients, collectives, cooperatives or dispensaries, for any purpose is prohibited on any parcel in the unincorporated area of Sacramento County. (SCC 1561 § 1, 2014.)

MANUFACTURING

BANNED

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RETAIL

BANNED

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