Sec. 1. As used in this chapter, “claimant” means a victim filing an application for assistance under this chapter. The term includes:

(1) a parent;

(2) a surviving spouse;

(3) a legal dependent; or

(4) a personal representative;

of the claimant.

As added by P.L.47-1993, SEC.2.

Terms Used In Indiana Code 5-2-6.1-1

  • claimant: means a victim filing an application for assistance under this chapter. See Indiana Code 5-2-6.1-1
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • victim: means an individual who suffers bodily injury or death as a result of a violent crime. See Indiana Code 5-2-6.1-7