On December 12, 2017, the Modesto City Council took the first step toward comprehensive regulation of commercial cannabis activities and personal cannabis cultivation within City limits by conducting a first reading of the proposed ordinances. Enacted through amendments to the Modesto Municipal Code, the cannabis regulations are expected to become effective on February 16, 2018. This timeline includes a second reading and a statutory 30 day waiting period.
The main points of the commercial cannabis regulations are:
The main points for regulation of non-commercial personal cannabis cultivation are:
More information will be made available and updated regularly on the City of Modesto’s website at https://www.modestogov.com/cannabis
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