Sec. 1. Whenever the fiscal body of one (1) or more eligible entities, acting individually or jointly, adopts an ordinance or a resolution in favor of the establishment of an airport authority under this chapter, there is established an airport authority. The authority has jurisdiction over a district with boundaries coterminous with the jurisdictional boundaries of the entity or entities adopting the ordinance or resolution. The authority must have a name including the words “airport authority.”

[Pre-Local Government Recodification Citations: 19-6-2-2 part; 19-6-3-2; 19-6-3.5-1; 19-6-3.5-3 part.]

As added by Acts 1980, P.L.8, SEC.73.

Terms Used In Indiana Code 8-22-3-1

  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.