.05 Independent Testing Laboratory Responsibilities.

No independent testing laboratory may handle, test, or analyze cannabis or cannabis products unless the independent testing laboratory:

A. Has been registered by the Commission;

B. Is independent from all other persons and entities involved in the medical cannabis industry;

C. Is accredited by an accreditation body or has a provisional registration from the Commission; and

D. Has established standard operating procedures that provide for adequate chain of custody controls for samples transferred to the independent testing laboratory for testing.