Abstract: Levies fees for certain licenses and permits relative to cannabis.
Proposed law levies an annual fee for a cannabis retailer permit in an amount established by rules
promulgated by the commissioner of alcohol and tobacco control pursuant to the provisions of
present law (Administrative Procedure Act), but provides that the fee cannot exceed $2,500.
Proposed law levies an annual fee of $2,500 for a cannabis business license.
Proposed law levies an annual fee of $100 for a personal cultivation permit.
Proposed law provides that if the amount of fees collected pursuant to proposed law in a fiscal year
exceeds the costs of enforcement and regulation, the excess fees shall be distributed proportionally
to certain municipalities, sheriffs, parishes, and the state.
(Adds R.S. 47:1699.1)