§ 14-8-2-1 “Abandon”
§ 14-8-2-1.5 “Acquiescence”
§ 14-8-2-2 “Adjacent land”
§ 14-8-2-3 “Affected area”
§ 14-8-2-4 “Agency”
§ 14-8-2-5 “Agricultural purpose”
§ 14-8-2-5.5 “Alcoholic beverage”
§ 14-8-2-5.7 “All-terrain vehicle”
§ 14-8-2-6 “Alteration to the shoreline”
§ 14-8-2-7 “Animal”
§ 14-8-2-7.5 “Annual pass”
§ 14-8-2-8 “Apiary”
§ 14-8-2-9 “Applicant”
§ 14-8-2-10 “Appraised value”
§ 14-8-2-11 “Approximate original contour”
§ 14-8-2-12 “Aquatic vegetation”
§ 14-8-2-13 “Aquifer”
§ 14-8-2-13.5 “Archeological plan”
§ 14-8-2-14 “Area”
§ 14-8-2-15 “Articles of dedication”
§ 14-8-2-16 “Artifact”
§ 14-8-2-16.5 “Automated point of sale licensing system”
§ 14-8-2-17 “Average normal water level”
§ 14-8-2-18 “Bag limit”
§ 14-8-2-19.5 “Base fluid”
§ 14-8-2-20 “Basin”
§ 14-8-2-22 “Beneficial use”
§ 14-8-2-24 “Board”
§ 14-8-2-25 “Boat”
§ 14-8-2-26 “Bond pool”
§ 14-8-2-26.2 “Boundary river”
§ 14-8-2-26.3 “Boundary river floodway”
§ 14-8-2-27 “Boundary waters”
§ 14-8-2-27.5 “Bow”
§ 14-8-2-29 “Buildings and grounds”
§ 14-8-2-29.7 “Bureau”
§ 14-8-2-30 “Burial ground”
§ 14-8-2-31 “Burial object”
§ 14-8-2-32 “Burns Waterway”
§ 14-8-2-33 “Buy”
§ 14-8-2-34 “Campaign”
§ 14-8-2-35 “Carnivore”
§ 14-8-2-36 “Carry passengers for hire”
§ 14-8-2-37 “Cast overburden”
§ 14-8-2-37.5 “Cemetery”
§ 14-8-2-38 “Channel”
§ 14-8-2-39 “Chase”
§ 14-8-2-41 “Class II well”
§ 14-8-2-42.2 “Coal bed methane”
§ 14-8-2-42.5 “Collateral”
§ 14-8-2-43 “Commence to drill a well”
§ 14-8-2-44 “Commercial fishing”
§ 14-8-2-45 “Commercial fishing gear”
§ 14-8-2-46 “Commercial fishing license”
§ 14-8-2-46.5 “Commercial licensee”
§ 14-8-2-47 “Commercially minable coal resource”
§ 14-8-2-48 “Commission”
§ 14-8-2-49 “Committee”
§ 14-8-2-49.2 “Compact”
§ 14-8-2-49.5 “Comparative balance sheet”
§ 14-8-2-49.6 “Comparative income statement”
§ 14-8-2-50 “Compensate”
§ 14-8-2-51 “Conservancy district”
§ 14-8-2-52 “Conservation easement”
§ 14-8-2-53 “Conservation officer”
§ 14-8-2-55 “Construction”
§ 14-8-2-57 “Corporation”
§ 14-8-2-58 “Corps”
§ 14-8-2-59 “Corridor”
§ 14-8-2-61 “Council”
§ 14-8-2-62.1 “Credit card”
§ 14-8-2-63 “Current assets”
§ 14-8-2-64 “Current liabilities”
§ 14-8-2-65 “Dealer”
§ 14-8-2-65.5 “Decoy”
§ 14-8-2-66 “Dedicate” and “dedication”
§ 14-8-2-66.5 “Delinquent”
§ 14-8-2-67 “Department”
§ 14-8-2-68 “Deputy director”
§ 14-8-2-68.5 “Development plan”
§ 14-8-2-69 “Dewatering well”
§ 14-8-2-70 “Diffused surface water”
§ 14-8-2-71 “Director”
§ 14-8-2-72 “District”
§ 14-8-2-73 “District plan”
§ 14-8-2-74 “Ditch” or “drain”
§ 14-8-2-75 “Diver”
§ 14-8-2-76 “Divers down flag”
§ 14-8-2-77 “Division”
§ 14-8-2-78 “Dock or harbor line”
§ 14-8-2-79.5 “Domiciled”
§ 14-8-2-80 “Due notice”
§ 14-8-2-82 “Elements of beekeeping”
§ 14-8-2-85 “Endangered species”
§ 14-8-2-86 “Exceptional benefits”
§ 14-8-2-87 “Exotic mammal”
§ 14-8-2-87.5 “Exotic weed”
§ 14-8-2-87.6 “Family member”
§ 14-8-2-87.7 “Farmland”
§ 14-8-2-88 “Field”
§ 14-8-2-89 “Field trial”
§ 14-8-2-90 “Financial clerk”
§ 14-8-2-91 “Financial responsibility bond”
§ 14-8-2-91.5 “Firearm”
§ 14-8-2-91.7 “Fishing boat”
§ 14-8-2-92 “Fixed assets”
§ 14-8-2-93 “Flood” or “flood water”
§ 14-8-2-94 “Flood control”
§ 14-8-2-96 “Flood easement”
§ 14-8-2-97 “Flood flow”
§ 14-8-2-98 “Flood hazard areas”
§ 14-8-2-99 “Flood plain”
§ 14-8-2-100 “Flood protection grade”
§ 14-8-2-101 “Flood water of a watercourse”
§ 14-8-2-102 “Floodway”
§ 14-8-2-103 “Foundation”
§ 14-8-2-104 “Freeholder”
§ 14-8-2-105 “Fresh water”
§ 14-8-2-106 “Freshwater lake”
§ 14-8-2-107 “Fund”
§ 14-8-2-108 “Furbearing mammal”
§ 14-8-2-109 “Fur buyer”
§ 14-8-2-110 “Game animal”
§ 14-8-2-111 “Game bird”
§ 14-8-2-112 “Gate”
§ 14-8-2-113 “Geology”
§ 14-8-2-115 “Ginseng”
§ 14-8-2-116 “Ginseng dealer”
§ 14-8-2-116.5 “Golf cart”
§ 14-8-2-117.3 “Governmental entity”
§ 14-8-2-118 “Ground water” or “subterranean water”
§ 14-8-2-118.5 “Guide services”
§ 14-8-2-119 “Gypsum”
§ 14-8-2-120 “Hardiness zone”
§ 14-8-2-121 “Harvest season”
§ 14-8-2-121.3 “Hazard classification”
§ 14-8-2-121.5 “Height”
§ 14-8-2-122 “Higher or better uses”
§ 14-8-2-122.5 “Highway”
§ 14-8-2-123 “Highway, street, or right-of-way”
§ 14-8-2-124 “Historic property”
§ 14-8-2-125 “Historic site”
§ 14-8-2-126 “Historic structure”
§ 14-8-2-127 “Human remains”
§ 14-8-2-128 “Hunt”
§ 14-8-2-128.2 “Hunter orange”
§ 14-8-2-128.4 “Hydraulic fracturing”
§ 14-8-2-129 “Idle speed”
§ 14-8-2-130 “Imminent danger to the health or safety of the public”
§ 14-8-2-131 “Improvement location permit”
§ 14-8-2-131.5 “Includes”
§ 14-8-2-131.7 “Inland water”
§ 14-8-2-132 “Inn”
§ 14-8-2-133 “Instream use”
§ 14-8-2-134 “Interested person”
§ 14-8-2-135.2 “Invitee”
§ 14-8-2-136 “Kankakee River basin”
§ 14-8-2-137 “Lake”
§ 14-8-2-138 “Lake Michigan”
§ 14-8-2-139 “Lake owner”
§ 14-8-2-140 “Land”
§ 14-8-2-141 “Land conservation”
§ 14-8-2-142 “Landfill”
§ 14-8-2-143 “Land occupier” or “occupier of land”
§ 14-8-2-144.5 “Lands eligible for remining”
§ 14-8-2-145 “Landscape”
§ 14-8-2-146 “Landscape survey”
§ 14-8-2-147 “Land use easement”
§ 14-8-2-148 “Law enforcement officer”
§ 14-8-2-150 “Levee”
§ 14-8-2-151 “Liabilities”
§ 14-8-2-152 “License”
§ 14-8-2-153 “Litter”
§ 14-8-2-154 “Little Calumet River basin”
§ 14-8-2-154.5 “Local unit of government”
§ 14-8-2-156 “Log”
§ 14-8-2-156.9 “Low head dam”
§ 14-8-2-158 “Management”
§ 14-8-2-159 “Maumee River basin”
§ 14-8-2-160 “Member”
§ 14-8-2-161 “Merchantable timber”
§ 14-8-2-162 “Migratory birds”
§ 14-8-2-163 “Migratory water fowl”
§ 14-8-2-164 “Mineral”
§ 14-8-2-165 “Mining”
§ 14-8-2-166 “Mining refuse”
§ 14-8-2-167 “Minnow”
§ 14-8-2-168 “Mollusk”
§ 14-8-2-169 “Motorboat”
§ 14-8-2-169.5 “Motorized cart”
§ 14-8-2-170 “Municipal corporation”
§ 14-8-2-171 “Mussel”
§ 14-8-2-172 “Natural gas”
§ 14-8-2-173 “Nature preserve”
§ 14-8-2-174 “Natural resources”
§ 14-8-2-175 “Natural river”
§ 14-8-2-176 “Natural scenic beauty”
§ 14-8-2-177 “Net revenues”
§ 14-8-2-178 “Net worth”
§ 14-8-2-179 “Nongame species”
§ 14-8-2-179.5 “Nonresident”
§ 14-8-2-179.8 “Nonmotorized watercraft”
§ 14-8-2-180 “Nonsignificant ground water withdrawal facility”
§ 14-8-2-181 “Normal water level of a lake”
§ 14-8-2-182 “Nursery”
§ 14-8-2-183 “Nurseryman”
§ 14-8-2-184 “Nursery stock”
§ 14-8-2-185 “Off-road vehicle”
§ 14-8-2-186 “Oil”
§ 14-8-2-187 “Open burning”
§ 14-8-2-188 “Operate”
§ 14-8-2-189 “Operation”
§ 14-8-2-190 “Operator”
§ 14-8-2-192 “Other state”
§ 14-8-2-194 “Overburden”
§ 14-8-2-195 “Owner”
§ 14-8-2-198 “Participating county”
§ 14-8-2-199 “Permit”
§ 14-8-2-200 “Permit area”
§ 14-8-2-201 “Permittee”
§ 14-8-2-202 “Person”
§ 14-8-2-202.5 “Personal watercraft”
§ 14-8-2-203 “Pest or pathogen”
§ 14-8-2-204 “Petroleum”
§ 14-8-2-205 “Pit”
§ 14-8-2-206 “Plan”
§ 14-8-2-207 “Plug” or “plugging”
§ 14-8-2-208 “Political subdivision”
§ 14-8-2-208.5 “Pontoon”
§ 14-8-2-209 “Pool”
§ 14-8-2-210 “Potable water”
§ 14-8-2-210.5 “Power boat”
§ 14-8-2-211 “Premises”
§ 14-8-2-212.5 “Primary water recreation facility”
§ 14-8-2-213 “Prime farmland”
§ 14-8-2-214 “Prior natural resources law”
§ 14-8-2-215 “Private waters”
§ 14-8-2-216 “Program”
§ 14-8-2-217 “Project”
§ 14-8-2-218 “Project committee”
§ 14-8-2-219 “Property”
§ 14-8-2-220 “Proposed district”
§ 14-8-2-221 “Proven territory”
§ 14-8-2-222 “Public freshwater lake”
§ 14-8-2-222.5 “Public highway”
§ 14-8-2-223 “Public land”
§ 14-8-2-224 “Public or private property”
§ 14-8-2-225 “Public property”
§ 14-8-2-226 “Public waters”
§ 14-8-2-227 “Pumping station”
§ 14-8-2-228 “Pursue”
§ 14-8-2-228.2 “Qualified entity or authority”
§ 14-8-2-228.3 “Qualified individual”
§ 14-8-2-228.5 “Raptor”
§ 14-8-2-229 “Rated capacity of a pump”
§ 14-8-2-230 “Real property”
§ 14-8-2-231 “Reasonable beneficial use”
§ 14-8-2-232 “Reclamation”
§ 14-8-2-233 “Reclamation plan”
§ 14-8-2-233.5 “Recreational off-highway vehicle”
§ 14-8-2-234 “Recreational purpose”
§ 14-8-2-235 “Recreational river”
§ 14-8-2-236 “Register”
§ 14-8-2-237 “Registry”
§ 14-8-2-239 “Repair”
§ 14-8-2-240 “Reservoir”
§ 14-8-2-240.2 “Reservoir conservancy district”
§ 14-8-2-241 “Reservoir impoundment”
§ 14-8-2-242 “Resident”
§ 14-8-2-243 “Restore” or “restoration”
§ 14-8-2-244 “Review board”
§ 14-8-2-245 “River”
§ 14-8-2-245.1 “Roster”
§ 14-8-2-245.2 “Roe”
§ 14-8-2-245.3 “Rural community”
§ 14-8-2-245.5 “Rural fire department”
§ 14-8-2-246 “Scenic easement”
§ 14-8-2-247 “Scenic river”
§ 14-8-2-248 “Season”
§ 14-8-2-249 “Sell”
§ 14-8-2-250 “Selling season”
§ 14-8-2-252 “Sewage”
§ 14-8-2-253 “Sewerage system”
§ 14-8-2-254 “Ship”
§ 14-8-2-254.5 “Shooting range”
§ 14-8-2-255 “Shoreline or water line”
§ 14-8-2-256 “Significant ground water withdrawal facility”
§ 14-8-2-257 “Significant water withdrawal facility”
§ 14-8-2-258 “Site”
§ 14-8-2-259 “Small lake”
§ 14-8-2-260 “Small state park”
§ 14-8-2-261 “Snowmobile”
§ 14-8-2-262 “Soil”
§ 14-8-2-263 “St. Joseph River basin”
§ 14-8-2-264 “Stamp”
§ 14-8-2-265 “State”
§ 14-8-2-266.8 “State college or university project”
§ 14-8-2-267 “Stream”
§ 14-8-2-268 “Structure”
§ 14-8-2-268.5 “Substantial alteration”
§ 14-8-2-269 “Substantial legal and financial commitments in a surface coal mining operation”
§ 14-8-2-271 “Supervisor”
§ 14-8-2-272 “Surface coal mining and reclamation operations”
§ 14-8-2-273 “Surface coal mining operations”
§ 14-8-2-274 “Surface mining”
§ 14-8-2-274.5 “Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act”
§ 14-8-2-275 “Surface water”
§ 14-8-2-276 “Surplus water”
§ 14-8-2-277 “System”
§ 14-8-2-278 “Take”
§ 14-8-2-279 “Tangible net worth”
§ 14-8-2-280 “Taxidermist”
§ 14-8-2-281 “Test hole”
§ 14-8-2-281.5 “Total length”
§ 14-8-2-284 “Trust I”
§ 14-8-2-285 “Trust II”
§ 14-8-2-285.5 “Unanticipated event or condition”
§ 14-8-2-287 “Underground injection”
§ 14-8-2-288 “Underwater breathing apparatus”
§ 14-8-2-289 “Unit of local government”
§ 14-8-2-290 “United States”
§ 14-8-2-291 “Unwarranted failure to comply”
§ 14-8-2-291.5 “Upper Wabash River basin”
§ 14-8-2-292 “Urban geology survey”
§ 14-8-2-293 “User”
§ 14-8-2-294.5 “Utility”
§ 14-8-2-294.6 “Utility owner”
§ 14-8-2-296 “Vehicle”
§ 14-8-2-297 “Visible”
§ 14-8-2-298 “Vital”
§ 14-8-2-298.5 “Volume”
§ 14-8-2-299 “Wabash River”
§ 14-8-2-300 “Wabash River heritage corridor”
§ 14-8-2-301 “Wake” or “wash”
§ 14-8-2-302 “Waste” or “wasted”
§ 14-8-2-303 “Water containing state owned fish”
§ 14-8-2-304 “Watercourse”
§ 14-8-2-305 “Watercraft”
§ 14-8-2-306 “Water facilities” and “water supply”
§ 14-8-2-307 “Water of the state”
§ 14-8-2-308 “Water resource”
§ 14-8-2-309 “Water resources”
§ 14-8-2-310 “Watershed”
§ 14-8-2-311 “Water supply”
§ 14-8-2-312 “Water supply reservoir”
§ 14-8-2-313 “Water supply storage”
§ 14-8-2-314 “Water use easement”
§ 14-8-2-315 “Waterway”
§ 14-8-2-315.2 “Wear hunter orange”
§ 14-8-2-316 “Weed”
§ 14-8-2-317 “Well for oil and gas purposes”
§ 14-8-2-318 “Wild animal”
§ 14-8-2-319 “Wild ginseng”
§ 14-8-2-320 “Wildlife”
§ 14-8-2-321 “Withdrawal use”
§ 14-8-2-322 “Works”
§ 14-8-2-323 “Zoological park”

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 14 > Article 8 > Chapter 2 - Definitions

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • 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.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Life estate: A property interest limited in duration to the life of the individual holding the interest (life tenant).
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Personal property: includes goods, chattels, evidences of debt, and things in action. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Property: includes personal and real property. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia and the commonwealths, possessions, states in free association with the United States, and the territories. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5