§ 35-50-6-0.1 Application of certain amendments to chapter
§ 35-50-6-0.5 Definitions
§ 35-50-6-0.6 Effect of enactments
§ 35-50-6-1 Parole; discharge to community transition program or probation; lifetime parole for sexually violent predators and murderers
§ 35-50-6-2 Discharge from imprisonment for a misdemeanor
§ 35-50-6-3 Credit time classes for a person convicted before July 1, 2014
§ 35-50-6-3.1 Credit time classes
§ 35-50-6-3.3 Educational credit time
§ 35-50-6-4 Credit time assignments
§ 35-50-6-5 Deprivation of credit time
§ 35-50-6-5.5 Credit time appeals
§ 35-50-6-6 Degree of security, parole, or probation; imprisonment upon revocation of parole; days spent on parole outside institution
§ 35-50-6-7 Charge of new crime or violation of rule while confined; effect on credit time; assignment to Class III
§ 35-50-6-8 Person serving sentence of life imprisonment without parole does not earn credit time

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 35 > Article 50 > Chapter 6

  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • minor: means a person less than eighteen (18) years of age. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Sheriff: means the sheriff of the county or another person authorized to perform sheriff's duties. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • 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.
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5