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File #: 160919    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 10/20/2016 In control: Committee on Rules
On agenda: Final action: 12/8/2016
Title: Amending Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Zoning and Planning," by providing for medical marijuana dispensaries and growing/processing facilities, under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Green, Councilmember Henon
Indexes: ZONING AND PLANNING
Code sections: Title 14 - ZONING AND PLANNING
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy16091901.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsVideo
12/20/20161 MAYOR SIGNED  Action details Not available
12/8/20161 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass Action details Not available
12/1/20161 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR  Action details Not available
12/1/20161 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass Action details Not available
12/1/20161 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR  Action details Not available
11/30/20160 Committee on Rules HEARING NOTICES SENT  Action details Not available
11/30/20160 Committee on Rules HEARING HELD  Action details Not available
11/30/20160 Committee on Rules AMENDED  Action details Not available
11/30/20161 Committee on Rules REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED  Action details Not available
10/20/20160 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass Action details Not available
Title
Amending Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Zoning and Planning," by providing for medical marijuana dispensaries and growing/processing facilities, under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:


TITLE 14. ZONING AND PLANNING.

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CHAPTER 14-600. DEFINITIONS.

§ 14-203. Definitions.
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(185.1) Medical Marijuana Dispensary
See § 14-601(6)(c)(.3) (Medical Marijuana Dispensary).

(185.2) Medical Marijuana Growing/Processing Facility
See § 14-601(10)(j) (Medical Marijuana Growing/Processing Facility).

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CHAPTER 14-600. USE REGULATIONS


§ 14-601. Use Categories.
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(6) Retail Sales Use Category.

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(c) Consumer Goods.


(.3) Medical Marijuana Dispensary

A person who holds a permit issued by the Department of Health of the Commonwealth pursuant to the Act of April 17, 2016, P.L. 84, No. 16, to dispense medical marijuana.

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(10) Industrial Use Category.

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(j) Medical Marijuana Growing/Processing Facility.

A person who holds a permit issued by the Department of Health of the Commonwealth pursuant to the Act of April 17, 2016, P.L. 84, No. 16, to grow and process medical marijuana.

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§ 14-602. Use Tables.
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(4) Commercial Districts.

Principal uses are allowed in Commercial districts in accordance with Table 14-602-2. Uses classified as accessory uses, such as home occupations, are not regulated by the use table. Accessory uses are permitted in conjunction with allowed principal uses, provided they comply with all applicable regulations of § 14-603 (Use-Specific Standards) and § 14-604 (Accessory Uses and Structures).

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Table 14-602-2: Uses Allowed in Commercial Districts

Previous District Name
C-1
C-2/RC-2
(/NCC)
C-3/RC-3
C-4
C-5
C-7/NSC
ASC

District Name
CMX-1
CMX-2
CMX-2.5
CMX-...

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