Agency: 
Brea
County: 
Orange
Ordinance: 
20.70.010 PURPOSE AND FINDINGS. The City Council finds that federal and state laws prohibiting the possession, sale and distribution of marijuana would preclude the lawful opening and operation of medical marijuana dispensaries sanctioned by the city, and in order to serve public health, safety, and welfare of the residents and businesses within the city, the declared purpose of this chapter is to prohibit the operation or establishment of medical marijuana dispensaries within the city, as provided in this chapter. (Ord. 1120, passed 2-3-09)