Licensing fees for CBD oil dispensaries could soar in Texas
Licensing fees would surge – to $1.3 million from $6,000 – for Texas CBD oil dispensaries under a proposal being considered by the state’s Department of Public Safety, sparking industry concerns that such a move would deliver a crippling blow to businesses.
Regulators also have proposed other changes that would drive up the industry’s costs and perhaps limit the number of CBD oil dispensaries that can operate in the state, according to Crain’s San Antonio.
The state had announced earlier it would issue licenses in June 2017 for $6,000 for businesses to grow, process and dispense non-psychoactive cannabis. Use would be limited