San Joaquin County

Regulations for Cannabis Related Commercial Activity

County Description

San Joaquin County is a county in the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, the population was 685,306. The county seat is Stockton.

San Joaquin County comprises the Stockton-Lodi, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland, CA Combined Statistical Area. The county is located in the Central Valley, just east of the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area region.

Political Statistics

County Board of Supervisors

State Senate

CA State Senate (District 5)
Senator Cathleen Galgiani -DEM

State Assembly

CA State Assembly (District 9, District 12 and District 13)
Assembly Member Jim Cooper – DEM,  Assembly Member Kristin Olsen – REP and Assembly Member Susan Eggman -DEM

US Congress

U.S. Congress – House of Representatives- (9th District and 10th Districts)
Senator Jerry McNerney -DEM and Senator Jeff Denham -REP

US Senators

U.S. Senators –State of California
Barbara Boxer and Diane Feinstein

CULTIVATION

BANNED

(Ord. No. 4462, § 1, 4-14-2015) 4-10005 – MEDICAL MARIJUANA CULTIVATION

Medical marijuana cultivation by any person, including but not limited to a qualified patient or primary caregiver as individuals or in a cooperative or collective, is prohibited in the County.
(Ord. No. 4462, § 1, 4-14-2015)

4-10006 – PROHIBITED MEDICAL MARIJUANA CULTIVATION DECLARED A NUISANCE

The establishment, maintenance, or operation of any medical marijuana cultivation within the County is declared to be a nuisance and each person or responsible party is subject to abatement, and/or penalties for misdemeanor infractions, and/or administrative penalties under this chapter.
(Ord. No. 4462, § 1, 4-14-2015)

4-10002 – PURPOSE AND INTENT

It is the purpose and intent of this chapter pursuant to Government Code Section 25123(d) to immediately prohibit medical marijuana cultivation to preserve the public peace, health, safety, and general welfare of the citizens of San Joaquin County.

MANUFACTURING

BANNED

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RETAIL

BANNED

CHAPTER 9-125 – MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARY REGULATIONS Modified Sections:

9-125.3 – PROHIBITION

No person shall establish, operate, or permit the establishment or operation of a medical marijuana dispensary in or upon any premises in the unincorporated San Joaquin County.
(Ord. No. 4388, § 3, 3-2-2010; Ord. No. 4413, § 6, 8-9-2011)

9-125.1 – INTENT

The intent of this Chapter is to prohibit the establishment of facilities for the distribution (including selling, serving, storing, keeping, manufacturing, exchanging or giving away) of medical marijuana within the unincorporated area of San Joaquin County, irrespective of Health and Safety Code Section 11362.765(a) as it applies to Health and Safety Code Section 11570. It is not the intent of this Chapter to otherwise prohibit or inhibit the right of seriously ill people to obtain and use marijuana for medicinal purposes pursuant to The Compassionate Use Act of 1996 and The Medical Marijuana Program of the Health and Safety Code. Nor is it the intent of this Chapter to prohibit or inhibit such a right in hospitals, clinics, residential care facilities, or similar facilities, licensed pursuant to the Health and Safety Code.
(Ord. No. 4388, § 3, 3-2-2010; Ord. No. 4413, § 4, 8-9-2011; Ord. No. 4443, § 2, 10-8-2013)

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