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Issue Briefs

Use of State Tobacco Revenue (2016)

Subjects
Liquor, Tobacco, & Marijuana
Fiscal Policy & Taxes
Published
04/20/2016

In FY 2014-15, the state received $286.0 million from tobacco-related sources. These include taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products and payments from tobacco manufacturers as part of the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement. This issue brief describes the sources and uses of this revenue.

Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

COVID-19 Resources

Temporary Guidelines for Review and Comment Meetings

The legislature will meet in limited session on Monday, March 30th. The Capitol will be open for the duration of the session for those with essential business related to the session. The building will not be available for public tours. People without essential business are encouraged to access the session through the General Assembly website and Colorado Channel.  Anybody with essential business related to the session will be required to practice appropriate social distancing measures.