Chapter 1 Grievance Procedure
Chapter 1.5 Department of Correction Ombudsman Bureau
Chapter 2 Searches and Seizures
Chapter 3 Correspondence, Censorship, and Visitation
Chapter 4 Religious and Personal Expression
Chapter 5 Conduct and Discipline
Chapter 6 Safe, Healthful Environment and Inspection
Chapter 7 Access to Legal Materials

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 11 > Article 11

  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • bureau: refers to the department of correction ombudsman bureau established within the department of administration by IC 4-13-1. See Indiana Code 11-11-1.5-1
  • Contraband: means property the possession of which is in violation of an Indiana or federal statute. See Indiana Code 11-11-2-1
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • ombudsman: means an employee of the bureau or an individual approved by the bureau to investigate and resolve complaints regarding the health and safety of any person, and violations by the department of specific laws, rules, or written policies. See Indiana Code 11-11-1.5-2
  • Population: has the meaning set forth in IC 1-1-3. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Prohibited property: means property other than contraband that the department does not permit a confined person to possess. See Indiana Code 11-11-2-1
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.