A. Submission of an application for a dispensary registration certificate constitutes permission for entry to and inspection of the dispensary and, if applicable, the dispensary’s cultivation site.
B. Except as provided in subsection (D), an on-site inspection of a dispensary or the dispensary’s cultivation site shall occur at a date and time agreed to by the licensee and the Department that is no later than five working days after the date the Department submits a written request to the dispensary to schedule the certification or compliance inspection, unless the Department agrees to a later date and time.
C. The Department shall not accept allegations of a dispensary’s noncompliance with A.R.S. Title 36, Chapter 28.1 or this Chapter from an anonymous source.
D. If the Department receives an allegation of a dispensary’s or a dispensary’s cultivation site’s noncompliance with A.R.S. Title 36, Chapter 28.1 or this Chapter, the Department may conduct an unannounced inspection of the dispensary or the dispensary’s cultivation site.
E. If the Department identifies a violation of statute or rule during an inspection of a dispensary or the dispensary’s cultivation site:
1. The Department shall provide the dispensary with a written notice that includes the specific rule or statute that was violated; and
2. The dispensary shall notify the Department in writing, with a postmark date within 20 working days after the date of the notice of violations, identifying the corrective actions taken and the date of the correction.
This is an unofficial version of the Medical Marijuana Program rules. At this time, ADHS does not anticipate making substantive changes to these rules before they are filed with the Office of the Secretary of State. However, technical, organizational, and grammatical changes may be made. The official copy will be posted on www.azsos.gov when filed.