§40400. Applicability. (a) The requirements in this subchapter shall apply to finished cannabis products and shall not apply to cannabis or cannabis products that are transferred between licensees for purpose of further processing or packaging. (b) Except as otherwise provided in Section 40601, the requirements of this subchapter shall apply to any cannabis product manufactured on or after January 1, 2018. Authority: Section 26012; 26013; and 26130, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Section 26130; Business and Professions Code. §40401. Release to Distributor as Finished Product. Prior to release of a product to a distributor, a licensee shall ensure that the product is in finished form and is labeled and packaged in its final form for sale.