Chapter 1 Fencing Associations
Chapter 2 Enclosures, Trespassing Animals, and Partition Fences
Chapter 3 Recording Agreements to Erect and Repair Fences
Chapter 4 Cutting Live Fences Along Public Highways
Chapter 5 Cutting Live Fences Between Adjoining Lands
Chapter 6 Enclosure of Land Subject to Flooding
Chapter 7 Recording Fencemarks; Removal of Marked Fencing From Overflowed Lands
Chapter 8 Recovery of Property Moved by High Water
Chapter 9 Partition Fences
Chapter 10 Spite Fences as Nuisance

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 32 > Article 26 - Fences

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Highway: includes county bridges and state and county roads, unless otherwise expressly provided. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • lawful fence: means any structure typically used by husbandmen for the enclosure of property. See Indiana Code 32-26-2-1
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.