On the legislative calendar, the next big date is today.
That's when most of the new laws passed earlier this year by the Indiana General Assembly take effect.
In this report, I want to highlight some of the measures that just became law.
When we debated ways to create more jobs for Hoosiers, one emphasis was assistance for Indiana's small businesses, which already employ 1.3 million people in our state. One way to help will come from the position of small business ombudsman, which became part of the Indiana Economic Development Corp. July 1.