Agency: 
Corcoran
County: 
Kings
Ordinance: 
11-13-17: MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARIES PROHIBITED: Medical marijuana dispensaries shall not be a land use allowed by this chapter in any of the industrial zone districts summarized herein. "Medical marijuana dispensary" means any facility or location where medical marijuana is made available to and/or distributed by or to three (3) or more of the following: a) a primary caregiver, b) a qualified patient, or c) a person with an identification card, in strict accordance with California Health and Safety Code section 11352.5 et. seq. "Medical marijuana dispensary" shall not include the following uses, so long as the location of such uses are otherwise regulated by this code or applicable law: a) a clinic licensed pursuant to chapter 1 of division 2 of the California Health and Safety Code, b) a healthcare facility licensed pursuant to chapter 2 of division 2 of the California Health and Safety Code, c) a residential care facility for persons with chronic life threatening illness licensed pursuant to chapter 3.01 of division 2 of the California Health and Safety Code, d) a residential care facility for the elderly licensed pursuant to chapter 3.2 of division 2 of the California Health and Safety Code, e) a residential hospice,or f) a home health agency licensed pursuant to chapter 8 of division 2 of the California Health and Safety Code, as long as any such use complies strictly with applicable law including, but not limited to, California Health and Safety Code section 11362.5 et. seq. (Ord. 577, 1-12-2005)

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