03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Colorado Legislative Session: Which Bills To Watch In 2010

When the 2010 Colorado Legislative Session convenes on Wednesday, the most pressing issue facing the General Assembly will unquestionably be how to close a $1.5 Billion budget gap for the next fiscal year. Despite the immediacy of the budget crisis, however, legislators will pursue a diverse variety of pet projects, many of which tackle issues that the majority of Coloradans haven't ever considered. Others take interesting new approaches to age-old issues like education.

We've highlighted a few of the most interesting legislative proposals to keep an eye on in 2010.

The Most Important Issues Facing the 2010 General Assembly