§ 36-8-7-0.1 Application of certain amendments to chapter
§ 36-8-7-1 Application of chapter
§ 36-8-7-2 “Fire company” defined
§ 36-8-7-2.5 Qualification of 1937 fund under Internal Revenue Code; benefit limitations
§ 36-8-7-2.7 “Americans with Disabilities Act”
§ 36-8-7-2.9 Administration of fund
§ 36-8-7-3 Creation of fund; management by board of trustees; powers and duties
§ 36-8-7-4 Fire departments with fewer than five members; trustees; elections
§ 36-8-7-5 Trustees; election of active members
§ 36-8-7-6 Trustees; election of retired members
§ 36-8-7-6.5 Securing ballots; tampering with ballots
§ 36-8-7-7 Trustees; officers; local board secretary bond; rules; application for relief or pensions
§ 36-8-7-8 Derivation of money in fund
§ 36-8-7-9 Use of funds
§ 36-8-7-9.5 Use of certain amounts in 1937 fund
§ 36-8-7-10 Investment of funds
§ 36-8-7-11 Members retiring due to disability or inability to perform essential functions of job; monthly benefit
§ 36-8-7-12.1 Members retiring with 20 years service
§ 36-8-7-12.2 Members dying other than in line of duty
§ 36-8-7-12.3 Members dying in line of duty before September 1, 1982
§ 36-8-7-12.4 Members dying in line of duty after August 31, 1982
§ 36-8-7-12.5 Determination whether disability in line of duty
§ 36-8-7-12.7 Reemployment after retirement
§ 36-8-7-13 Lump sum death benefit
§ 36-8-7-14 Annual statement of receipts and disbursements; payment of excess expenditures by unit; appropriations
§ 36-8-7-15 Insufficient funds for appropriations; loans; tax levy to repay loans
§ 36-8-7-16 Disability retirees; physical examinations; reactivation; hearing; period of disability credited; transcripts, reports, records, and other materials
§ 36-8-7-17 Eligibility for employment; physical examinations; age requirements
§ 36-8-7-18 Membership of persons employed on March 2, 1937, in pension fund
§ 36-8-7-20 Deposit of funds
§ 36-8-7-21 Payments; procedure
§ 36-8-7-22 Exemption of fund from judicial process; authorized expenditures
§ 36-8-7-23 Fiscal officer as custodian of fund; liability; accounts
§ 36-8-7-24 Temporary loans; authorization and procedure
§ 36-8-7-25 Items excluded when computing benefits; liability for overpayment
§ 36-8-7-26 Special lump sum death benefit in addition to other benefits
§ 36-8-7-27 Rollover to eligible retirement plan

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 36 > Article 8 > Chapter 7

  • Americans with Disabilities Act: refers to the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U. See Indiana Code 36-8-7-2.7
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • 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
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Clerk: means the clerk of the court or a person authorized to perform the clerk's duties. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • fire company: means each organization or group doing duty as part of the fire department, including engine companies, hose companies, those in the telephone or telegraph service, inspectors, mechanics, watchmen, and others in charge of apparatus for extinguishing fires. See Indiana Code 36-8-7-2
  • 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.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • in writing: include printing, lithographing, or other mode of representing words and letters. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Judgment: means all final orders, decrees, and determinations in an action and all orders upon which executions may issue. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Oath: includes "affirmation" and "to swear" includes to "affirm". See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Personal property: includes goods, chattels, evidences of debt, and things in action. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Property: includes personal and real property. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • 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.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • 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
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5