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 - Landlord-Tenant Relations

  • admissions fees: means the admissions fees under IC 6-8-14. See Indiana Code 5-1-17.5-2
  • 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
  • authority: refers to the Indiana finance authority. See Indiana Code 5-1-17.5-4
  • board: refers to the board of directors of the commission. See Indiana Code 5-1-17.5-5
  • bonds: has the meaning set forth in IC 5-1. See Indiana Code 5-1-17.5-6
  • budget committee: means the budget committee established by IC 4-12-1-3. See Indiana Code 5-1-17.5-8
  • commission: refers to the Indiana motorsports commission created by this chapter. See Indiana Code 5-1-17.5-9
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • cooperative housing association: means a consumer cooperative that provides dwelling units to its members. See Indiana Code 32-31-3-2
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • department: refers to the department of state revenue. See Indiana Code 5-1-17.5-10
  • 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 IC 32-31-5-3. See Indiana Code 32-31-9-5
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • exempt property: means personal property that is any of the following:

    Indiana Code 32-31-4-1

  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Forbearance: A means of handling a delinquent loan. A
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • landlord: means :

    Indiana Code 32-31-3-3

  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • motorsports investment district: means the geographic area established as a motorsports investment district under this chapter. See Indiana Code 5-1-17.5-11
  • 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
  • political subdivision: has the meaning set forth in IC 36-1-2-13. See Indiana Code 5-1-17.5-13
  • protected individual: means a tenant or applicant:

    Indiana Code 32-31-9-7

  • qualified motorsports facility: means a facility that:

    Indiana Code 5-1-17.5-14

  • Remainderman: One entitled to the remainder of an estate after a particular reserved right or interest, such as a life tenancy, has expired.
  • 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
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • 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
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • tenant: means an individual who occupies a rental unit:

    Indiana Code 32-31-3-10

  • Testator: A male person who leaves a will at death.
  • veteran: includes "Hoosier veteran" and applies to the construction of all Indiana statutes, unless the construction is expressly excluded by the terms of the statute, is plainly repugnant to the intent of the general assembly or of the context of the statute, or is inconsistent with federal law. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5