Village of Westville, IL
Vermilion County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Westville as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 12-18-2019 by Ord. No. 19-1481[1]]
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Editor's Note: This ordinance was adopted as Ch. 235, but was renumbered to maintain the alphabetical organization of the Code.
The following words and phrases shall, for the purposes of this article, have the meanings respectively ascribed to them by this section, as follows:
ADULT-USE CANNABIS BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENT
A cultivation center, craft grower, processing organization, infuser organization, dispensing organization or transporting organization.
ADULT-USE CANNABIS CRAFT GROWER
A facility operated by an organization or business that is licensed by the Illinois Department of Agriculture to cultivate, dry, cure and package cannabis and perform other necessary activities to make cannabis available for sale at a dispensing organization or use at a processing organization, per the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (P.A. 101-0027), as it may be amended from time to time, and regulations promulgated thereunder.[1]
ADULT-USE CANNABIS CULTIVATION CENTER
A facility operated by an organization or business that is licensed by the Illinois Department of Agriculture to cultivate, process, transport and perform necessary activities to provide cannabis and cannabis-infused products to licensed cannabis business establishments, per the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (P.A. 101-0027), as it may be amended from time to time, and regulations promulgated thereunder.
ADULT-USE CANNABIS DISPENSING ORGANIZATION
A facility operated by an organization or business that is licensed by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation to acquire cannabis from licensed cannabis business establishments for the purpose of selling or dispensing cannabis, cannabis-infused products, cannabis seeds, paraphernalia or related supplies to purchasers or to qualified registered medical cannabis patients and caregivers, per the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (P.A. 101-0027), as it may be amended from time to time, and regulations promulgated thereunder.
ADULT-USE CANNABIS INFUSER ORGANIZATION or INFUSER
A facility operated by an organization or business that is licensed by the Illinois Department of Agriculture to directly incorporate cannabis or cannabis concentrate into a product formulation to produce a cannabis-infused product, per the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (P.A. 101-0027), as it may be amended from time to time, and regulations promulgated thereunder.
ADULT-USE CANNABIS PROCESSING ORGANIZATION or PROCESSOR
A facility operated by an organization or business that is licensed by the Illinois Department of Agriculture to either extract constituent chemicals or compounds to produce cannabis concentrate or incorporate cannabis or cannabis concentrate into a product formulation to produce a cannabis product, per the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (P.A. 101-0027), as it may be amended from time to time, and regulations promulgated thereunder.
ADULT-USE CANNABIS TRANSPORTING ORGANIZATION or TRANSPORTER
An organization or business that is licensed by the Illinois Department of Agriculture to transport cannabis on behalf of a cannabis business establishment or a community college licensed under the Community College Cannabis Vocational Training Pilot Program, per the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (P.A. 101-0027), as it may be amended from time to time, and regulations promulgated thereunder.
PERSON
Any person, firm, corporation, association, club, society or other organization, including any owner, manager, proprietor, employee, volunteer or agent.
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Editor's Note: See 410 ILCS 705/1-1 et seq.
The following adult-use cannabis business establishments are prohibited in the Village of Westville. No person shall locate, operate, own, suffer, allow to be operated or aide, abet or assist in the operation within the Village of Westville of any of the following:
A. 
Adult-use cannabis craft grower.
B. 
Adult-use cannabis cultivation center.
C. 
Adult-use cannabis dispensing organization.
D. 
Adult-use cannabis infuser organization or infuser.
E. 
Adult-use cannabis processing organization or processor.
F. 
Adult-use cannabis transporting organization or transporter.
Operation of any prohibited cannabis business establishment within the Village in violation of the provisions of this article is hereby declared a public nuisance and shall be abated pursuant to all available remedies.
Violations of this article may be enforced in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 93 of this Code.
If any provision of this article, or the application of any provision of this article, is held unconstitutional or otherwise invalid, such occurrence shall not affect other provisions of this article, or their application, that can be given effect without the unconstitutional or invalid provision or its application. Each unconstitutional or invalid provision, or application of such provision, is severable, unless otherwise provided by this article.
This article shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage and approval and publication as required by law.