§ 35-47-2-1 Carrying a handgun without being licensed; exceptions; person convicted of domestic battery
§ 35-47-2-2 Excepted persons
§ 35-47-2-2.1 “Protection order”; carrying a handgun without being licensed
§ 35-47-2-3 Application for license to carry a handgun; procedure
§ 35-47-2-4 Qualified or unlimited licenses to carry handguns; fees; exemptions from payment of fees
§ 35-47-2-5 Suspension or revocation of license; failure to return license; rules concerning procedure for suspending or revoking license
§ 35-47-2-6 Granting or rejecting initial application; renewals
§ 35-47-2-7 “Machine gun”; prohibited sales or transfers of ownership
§ 35-47-2-8 Regulation of sale of handguns imposed by this chapter; application
§ 35-47-2-14 Necessity of retail handgun dealer’s license; display
§ 35-47-2-15 Retail handgun dealer’s license; application procedure
§ 35-47-2-16 Retail handgun dealer’s license; restrictions; display; prohibited sales; gun show
§ 35-47-2-17 Firearms and handguns; giving false information or offering false evidence of identity
§ 35-47-2-18 Removing a firearm’s serial number or possessing a firearm with a removed serial number
§ 35-47-2-19 Application of chapter
§ 35-47-2-20 Removal of disability under this chapter
§ 35-47-2-21 Recognition of retail dealers’ licenses and licenses to carry handguns issued by other states
§ 35-47-2-22 Use of unlawful handgun-carrying license to obtain handgun prohibited
§ 35-47-2-24 Indictment or information; defendant’s burden to prove exemption or license; arrest, effect of production of valid license, or establishment of exemption

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 35 > Article 47 > Chapter 2

  • Acquittal:
    1. Judgement that a criminal defendant has not been proved guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
    2. A verdict of "not guilty."
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Attorney: includes a counselor or other person authorized to appear and represent a party in an action or special proceeding. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • in writing: include printing, lithographing, or other mode of representing words and letters. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • 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.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Property: includes personal and real property. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Sheriff: means the sheriff of the county or another person authorized to perform sheriff's duties. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • 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
  • Verified: when applied to pleadings, means supported by oath or affirmation in writing. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5