Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Ordinance Amendment
On December 7, 2010, the Board of Supervisors adopted the final ordinance to ban medical marijuana dispensaries throughout unincorporated Los Angeles County. This ordinance is effective on January 6, 2011.
An amendment to Title 22 (Planning and Zoning) of the Los Angeles County Code to ban medical marijuana dispensaries throughout unincorporated Los Angeles County; or, in the event that a ban is held unlawful by a decision of a California Court of Appeals or by the California Supreme Court, to retain existing regulations for the establishment of medical marijuana dispensaries.
Previous regulations for the establishment of medical marijuana dispensaries were adopted under Ordinance 2006-0032, effective June 8, 2006. Under Ordinance 2006-0032, medical marijuana dispensaries require a conditional use permit for establishment in zones C-1, C-2, C-3, C-M, M-1, M-1 1/2, M-2, M-4, and MPD with regulations incorporated in to zones M-2 1/2, M-3, and D-2 by reference. Ordinance 2006-0032 is out of effect as of January 6, 2011.
Documents for Review
- 2010-12-07 Final Ordinance Adopted by the Board of Supervisors
- 2010-11-23 Board of Supervisors Package
- 2010-09-22 Regional Planning Commission Staff Report
- 2010-08-16 Hearing Notice
- 2010-08-16 Draft Ordinance
- 2010-08-16 Draft Initial Study
- 2010-08-18 Library Package
|Release Draft Ordinance||August 19, 2010|
|Public Review Period for the Regional Planning Commission Public Hearing||August 19, 2010 to September 22, 2010|
|Regional Planning Commission Public Hearing||September 22, 2010|
|Board of Supervisors Public Hearing||November 23, 2010|
|Board of Supervisors Adoption of Ordinance||December 7, 2010|
|December 7, 2010 Board of Supervisors Agenda||For More Information, See Item 48|
|Effective Date of Ordinance||January 6, 2011|