Chapter 1 General Provisions
Chapter 2 Recording Leases Longer Than Three Years
Chapter 2.9 Application of Residential Landlord-Tenant Statutes
Chapter 3 Security Deposits
Chapter 4 Moving and Storage of Tenant’s Property
Chapter 5 Rental Agreements; Right of Access
Chapter 6 Emergency Possessory Orders
Chapter 7 Tenant Obligations
Chapter 8 Landlord Obligations Under a Rental Agreement
Chapter 9 Rights of Tenants Who Are Victims of Certain Crimes

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 32 > Article 31

  • applicable offense: refers to any of the following:

    Indiana Code 32-31-9-3

  • applicant: means an individual who applies to a landlord to enter into a lease of a dwelling unit. See Indiana Code 32-31-9-4
  • cooperative housing association: means a consumer cooperative that provides dwelling units to its members. See Indiana Code 32-31-3-2
  • dwelling unit: means a structure or part of a structure that is used as a home, residence, or sleeping unit. See Indiana Code 32-31-5-3
  • dwelling unit: has the meaning set forth in Indiana Code 32-31-9-5
  • exempt property: means personal property that is any of the following:

    Indiana Code 32-31-4-1

  • landlord: means :

    Indiana Code 32-31-3-3

  • minor: means a person less than eighteen (18) years of age. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • owner: means one (1) or more persons in whom is vested all or part of the legal title to property. See Indiana Code 32-31-3-4
  • perpetrator: means an individual who:

    Indiana Code 32-31-9-6

  • person: means an individual, a corporation, an association, a partnership, a governmental entity, a trust, an estate, or any other legal or commercial entity. See Indiana Code 32-31-3-5
  • protected individual: means a tenant or applicant:

    Indiana Code 32-31-9-7

  • rent: includes all payments made to a landlord under a rental agreement except a security deposit, however denominated. See Indiana Code 32-31-3-6
  • rental agreement: means an agreement together with any modifications, embodying the terms and conditions concerning the use and occupancy of a rental unit. See Indiana Code 32-31-3-7
  • rental premises: includes all of the following:

    Indiana Code 32-31-7-3

  • rental premises: includes all of the following:

    Indiana Code 32-31-8-3

  • rental unit: means :

    Indiana Code 32-31-3-8

  • residential landlord-tenant statute: refers to any of the following:

    Indiana Code 32-31-2.9-2

  • security deposit: means a deposit paid by a tenant to the landlord or the landlord's agent to be held for all or a part of the term of the rental agreement to secure performance of any obligation of the tenant under the rental agreement. See Indiana Code 32-31-3-9
  • storage facility: means any location approved by a court for storage of a tenant's personal property under section 2(e) of this chapter. See Indiana Code 32-31-4-1.5
  • tenant: means an individual who occupies a rental unit:

    Indiana Code 32-31-3-10