HB 20-1373

  • Colorado House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House May 26, 2020
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Use Of Tobacco Revenues Under Fiscal Emergency


Joint Budget Committee. Pursuant to the declaration of a state fiscal emergency (emergency declaration), for the 2020-21 fiscal year only, the bill expands the purposes for which tobacco tax revenues in the tobacco education programs fund and the prevention, early detection, and treatment fund may be used to include any health-related purpose and to serve populations enrolled in the children's basic health plan and the Colorado medical assistance program at the programs' respective levels of enrollment as of January 1, 2005. Also pursuant to the emergency declaration, for the 2020-21 fiscal year only, the bill authorizes grantees under certain programs funded through tobacco tax revenue to use the grant money to investigate and control the spread of COVID-19. The bill repeals an obsolete provision of law. The bill makes and reduces certain appropriations. (Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

Bill Sponsors (4)


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Jun 01, 2020


House Second Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments

May 27, 2020


House Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole

  • Committee-Passage
  • Referral-Committee
House Committee of the Whole Appropriations

May 26, 2020


Introduced In House - Assigned to Appropriations

  • Introduction

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced (05/26/2020) PDF
Committee Amendment PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note FN1 (05/26/2020) PDF
Fiscal Note FN2 (10/06/2020) PDF


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