Rep. Daniel Kagan, D-Cherry Hills Village, is working on a bill to give police departments more incentives to purchase the cameras.
Hullinghorst replaces Democrat Mark Ferrandino, who was term-limited.
While lawmakers seemed generally receptive to the governor's budget plan, disagreements loom over how to handle taxpayer rebates.
The newly elected state Senate President celebrated Republicans' 18-17 hold on the chamber by buying Peyton Manning jerseys for his whole caucus.
House Republicans call the declaration of victory "presumptuous."
The newly re-elected govenor says the close nature of the race won’t change his plans for next four years.
If lawmakers agree, state spending would go up by $1.7 billion in the fiscal year that starts next July.
Home improvements will eventually cost more with two new Colorado laws.
Representative Mark Ferrandino rose from a childhood in special education classes to become the first openly gay speaker of Colorado's House. As he departs due to term limits, Ferrandino looks back over his time in office.