Chapter 1 General Provisions
Chapter 1.5 Security to Secure Child Support, Custody, and Parenting Time Rights
Chapter 2 Methods of Establishing Paternity
Chapter 3 Rules of Procedure in Paternity Actions
Chapter 4 Parties Entitled to File Paternity Action
Chapter 5 Filing of Paternity Action; Limitations
Chapter 6 Blood Testing in Paternity Actions
Chapter 7 Presumption of Paternity
Chapter 8 Paternity Hearing
Chapter 9 Record of Paternity Determination
Chapter 10 Hearing to Determine Support, Custody, and Parenting Time Following Determination of Paternity
Chapter 11 Support Following Determination of Paternity
Chapter 13 Custody Following Determination of Paternity
Chapter 14 Parenting Time Following Determination of Paternity
Chapter 15 Temporary Restraining Orders and Permanent Injunctions Against Custodial Parents
Chapter 16 Protective Orders
Chapter 17 Expenses of Childbirth
Chapter 18 Court Costs
Chapter 19 Paternity Determination by Foreign Jurisdiction
Chapter 20 Registration With Putative Father Registry
Chapter 21 Requirements When Adoption Pending for Child Who Is Subject of Paternity Action

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 31 > Article 14 - Family Law: Establishment of Paternity

  • 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.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • boxing: means the art of attack and defense with the fists, or feet in the case of kickboxing, practiced as a sport. See Indiana Code 4-33-22-1
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • Clerk: means the clerk of the court or a person authorized to perform the clerk's duties. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • fund: refers to the athletic fund created by this section. See Indiana Code 4-33-22-9
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • mixed martial arts: means the unarmed physical confrontation of persons involving the use, subject to limitations as established by the commission, of a combination of techniques from different disciplines of the martial arts, including grappling, kicking, and striking. See Indiana Code 4-33-22-2
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • promoter: means the person primarily responsible for organizing, promoting, and producing a professional boxing or sparring, professional unarmed combat, or professional wrestling match, contest, or exhibition. See Indiana Code 4-33-22-6
  • Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • sparring: means combat in which participants intend to and actually:

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  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • unarmed combat: means the practice, or any related practice, of mixed martial arts or martial arts. See Indiana Code 4-33-22-7
  • unarmed competitor: means a person who engages in an unarmed combat match, contest, exhibition, or performance. See Indiana Code 4-33-22-8
  • Verified: when applied to pleadings, means supported by oath or affirmation in writing. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5