Sec. 5. “Executive” means the following:

(1) The board of commissioners, for a county that does not have a consolidated city.

Terms Used In Indiana Code 36-1-2-5

  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
(2) The mayor of the consolidated city, for a county having a consolidated city.

(3) The mayor, for a city.

(4) The president of the town council, for a town.

(5) The trustee, for a township.

(6) The superintendent, for a school corporation.

(7) The chief executive officer, for any other political subdivision.

[Pre-Local Government Recodification Citation: 18-5-1.5-2(c).]

As added by Acts 1980, P.L.211, SEC.1. Amended by P.L.8-1989, SEC.93; P.L.77-2014, SEC.9; P.L.278-2019, SEC.178.