A Republican majority in the Senate Transportation Committee on Tuesday rejected a bill approved by the Democratic controlled House, effectively ending any chance at passage.
Hickenlooper called a special session to restore the ability of Denver's Regional Transportation District and other so-called special districts to collect standard state sales taxes on recreational marijuana.
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed an executive order Thursday calling for a special session to fix a problem with SB 267.
Gov. John Hickenlooper said he will not call lawmakers back for a special session to try to put together a transportation funding package.
A proposal to increase state cigarette taxes threefold to $2.59 a pack will be on the ballot.