Chapter 1 Department of Administration
Chapter 1.1 Location of State Agencies in Downtown Areas
Chapter 1.2 Department of Correction Ombudsman Bureau
Chapter 1.3 State Purchasing
Chapter 1.4 Development of Recycled Materials Market
Chapter 1.6 Statewide Price Contracts for Certain School Corporation Purchases of Major Equipment Items
Chapter 1.7 Federal Surplus Property
Chapter 2 Financial Reorganization Act of 1947
Chapter 4.1 Printing for State Agencies
Chapter 12.1 Indiana Historical Society Building
Chapter 13 Compilation of State Building Historical Data by Department of Administration
Chapter 16.5 Governor’s Commission on Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises
Chapter 17 Internet Purchasing Sites
Chapter 18 Drug Testing of Employees of Public Works Contractors
Chapter 19 Department of Child Services Ombudsman
Chapter 20 Teacher Liability Insurance

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 4 > Article 13 - Administrative Management of State Services, Employees, Purchases, and Property

  • academy: refers to the governor's scholars academy established by section 3 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-36-4-1
  • account: refers to the seminary lands school account established under section 8 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-42-3-2
  • ADA: means , as to any qualified school corporation, the average number of pupils in daily attendance in the qualified school corporation, determined in accordance with the rules established by the state board. See Indiana Code 20-45-7-3
  • ADA ratio: means , as to any qualified school corporation, the quotient resulting from a division of that qualified school corporation's current ADA by that qualified school corporation's ADA for the school year ending in 1973. See Indiana Code 20-45-7-4
  • advance: means an advance under this chapter from the fund. See Indiana Code 20-49-4-3
  • advance: refers to an advance from the fund under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-49-5-1
  • advance: refers to an advance from the advancement account under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-49-6-1
  • advance: refers to an advance under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-49-9-2
  • advanced course: refers to an advanced placement course for a particular subject area as authorized under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-36-3-1
  • advanced placement examination: refers to the advanced placement examination sponsored by the College Board of the Advanced Placement Program. See Indiana Code 20-36-3-2
  • advancement: refers to an advance payment to a school corporation under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-49-2-1
  • advancement account: refers to the school technology advancement account established by section 3 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-49-6-2
  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • advisory board: refers to the advisory board for the governor's scholars academy established by section 5 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-36-4-2
  • advisory committee: refers to the advisory committee appointed by the director of the center under section 10 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-35-12-2
  • Affected class: means :

    Indiana Code 4-15-12-1

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Affirmative action policy: means the state's affirmative action policy established in section 2 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 4-15-12-1
  • agency: refers to every officer, board, commission, department, division, bureau, committee, employee, and other instrumentality of the state, including: state hospitals, state penal institutions, and other state institution enterprises and activities wherever located, except, unless specifically included, the following:

    Indiana Code 4-13-2-1

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Americans with Disabilities Act: refers to the federal Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.1-1
  • amplification device: means :

    Indiana Code 20-35-12-3

  • 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.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • 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.
  • applicable nonpublic school: has the meaning set forth in IC 20-20-1-0. See Indiana Code 20-42.5-2-0.5
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • apprenticeship program: means an apprenticeship program registered under the federal National Apprenticeship Act (29 U. See Indiana Code 20-43-8-0.3
  • 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
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • ASL: refers to American Sign Language. See Indiana Code 20-35-12-4
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • association: means an organization that conducts, organizes, sanctions, or sponsors interscholastic athletic events as the organization's primary purpose. See Indiana Code 20-34-8-1
  • athletic activity: includes the following:

    Indiana Code 20-34-8-2

  • 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
  • Autism: means a neurological condition as described in the most recent edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders of the American Psychiatric Association. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • base tax levy: means the total dollar amount of the property tax levied by a school corporation for the school corporation's general fund for taxes collectible in 1973, assuming one hundred percent (100%) tax collection, as adjusted under IC 6-1. See Indiana Code 20-46-1-1
  • Baseline: Projection of the receipts, outlays, and other budget amounts that would ensue in the future without any change in existing policy. Baseline projections are used to gauge the extent to which proposed legislation, if enacted into law, would alter current spending and revenue levels.
  • 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.
  • bid: includes a quotation. See Indiana Code 4-13-18-2
  • blind student: has the meaning established under rules adopted under IC 4-22-2 by the state board for an individual:

    Indiana Code 20-35-9-1

  • board of county commissioners: refers to the board of county commissioners of a qualified county. See Indiana Code 20-45-8-4
  • bone marrow: means the soft material that fills human bone cavities. See Indiana Code 4-15-16-3
  • braille: means a tactually perceived system of reading and writing known as Standard English braille. See Indiana Code 20-35-9-2
  • bureau: refers to the department of correction ombudsman bureau established by section 3 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.2-1
  • Cambridge International course: refers to a course from the Cambridge Assessment International Education program. See Indiana Code 20-36-6-1
  • Cambridge International examination: refers to a Cambridge International examination sponsored by the Cambridge Assessment International Education program. See Indiana Code 20-36-6-2
  • capital actually invested: includes the following amounts expended by a lessor corporation:

    Indiana Code 20-47-2-2

  • case conference committee: means the group of individuals described in IC 20-18-2-9 who develop the individualized education program for each student with a disability (as defined in IC 20-35-1-8). See Indiana Code 20-35-9-3
  • center: refers to the center for deaf and hard of hearing education established under section 3 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-35-11-2
  • center: refers to the center for deaf and hard of hearing education established by IC 20-35-11-3. See Indiana Code 20-35-12-5
  • certified disaster service volunteer: means an individual who has:

    Indiana Code 4-15-14-1

  • charter school: refers to a school established under IC 20-24. See Indiana Code 20-49-9-3
  • child: means a person who:

    Indiana Code 4-13-19-1

  • Clerk: means the clerk of the court or a person authorized to perform the clerk's duties. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • commission: refers to the probate code study commission established by section 2 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 2-5-16.1-1
  • commissioner: refers to the commissioner of the Indiana department of administration. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.1-2
  • commissioner: refers to the commissioner of the department. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.7-1
  • commissioner: refers to the commissioner of the department. See Indiana Code 4-13-12.1-1
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conference committee: A temporary, ad hoc panel composed of conferees from both chamber of a legislature which is formed for the purpose of reconciling differences in legislation that has passed both chambers. Conference committees are usually convened to resolve bicameral differences on major and controversial legislation.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • contractor: means a person awarded a price contract. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.6-1
  • contractor: refers to a person who:

    Indiana Code 4-13-18-3

  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • council: refers to the youth advisory council established by section 2 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 2-5-29-1
  • county auditor: refers to the county auditor of a qualified county. See Indiana Code 20-45-7-6
  • county auditor: means the county auditor of a qualified county. See Indiana Code 20-45-8-5
  • county council: refers to the county council of a qualified county. See Indiana Code 20-45-7-7
  • county treasurer: refers to the county treasurer of a qualified county. See Indiana Code 20-45-7-8
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • debt service: includes bonds and coupons, civil bond obligations, lease rental contracts, and interest cost on emergency and temporary loans. See Indiana Code 20-40-9-1
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • department: refers to the Indiana department of administration created under IC 4-13-1-2. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.1-3
  • department: refers to the Indiana department of administration created by IC 4-13-1-2. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.3-1
  • department: refers to the Indiana department of administration created by IC 4-13-1-2. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.4-1
  • department: refers to the Indiana department of administration established by IC 4-13-1-2. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.6-2
  • department: refers to the Indiana department of administration created by IC 4-13-1-2. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.7-2
  • department: refers to the Indiana department of administration created by IC 4-13-1-2. See Indiana Code 4-13-12.1-2
  • department: refers to the Indiana department of administration established by IC 4-13-1-2. See Indiana Code 4-13-17-1
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • dependent: means :

    Indiana Code 21-14-9-0.3

  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • disaster: means an event that is designated under the American National Red Cross Regulations and Procedures to be at least as serious as a level III disaster and is proclaimed by the governor as a disaster warranting the leave allowed under this chapter. See Indiana Code 4-15-14-2
  • disaster: refers to loss by:

    Indiana Code 20-49-4-4

  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • downtown: refers to :

    Indiana Code 4-13-1.1-4

  • education fund transfer target percentage: refers to the threshold maximum education fund transfer percentage set forth in section 6 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-40-2-0.3
  • education loan: has the meaning set forth in IC 21-16-1-5. See Indiana Code 21-12-15-2
  • educational technology program: means the:

    Indiana Code 20-49-4-5

  • Electronic funds transfer: The transfer of money between accounts by consumer electronic systems-such as automated teller machines (ATMs) and electronic payment of bills-rather than by check or cash. (Wire transfers, checks, drafts, and paper instruments do not fall into this category.) Source: OCC
  • employee: means a person who is employed full time by a state agency. See Indiana Code 4-15-14-3
  • employee: means a person who is employed full time by a state agency. See Indiana Code 4-15-16-4
  • English: means :

    Indiana Code 20-35-12-7

  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Escheat: Reversion of real or personal property to the state when 1) a person dies without leaving a will and has no heirs, or 2) when the property (such as a bank account) has been inactive for a certain period of time. Source: OCC
  • 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.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • excessive education fund transfer list: refers to the list required by section 6 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-40-2-0.5
  • exterior improvements: includes access roads, landscaping, lighting, parking facilities, and walkways. See Indiana Code 4-13-12.1-3
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • federal government: refers to the United States, or an agency, a board, a bureau, a commission, a department, a division, an instrumentality, an office, or an officer of the United States. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.7-3
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • 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.
  • foster care: has the meaning set forth in IC 31-9-2-46. See Indiana Code 20-50-3-1.1
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • fund: refers to a school corporation's education fund established under section 2 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-40-2-1
  • fund: refers to an operating referendum tax levy fund established under section 3 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-40-3-1
  • fund: refers to a debt service fund established under section 4 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-40-9-2
  • fund: refers to a levy excess fund established under section 2 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-40-10-1
  • fund: refers to a self-insurance fund established under section 4 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-40-12-1
  • fund: refers to a school safety referendum tax levy fund established under section 4 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-40-20-1
  • fund: refers to a school safety referendum debt service fund established under section 2 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-40-21-1
  • fund: refers to a common school fund administered by a county. See Indiana Code 20-42-1-2
  • fund: refers to a congressional township school fund administered by a county. See Indiana Code 20-42-2-2
  • fund: refers to a seminary township school fund established under section 5 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-42-3-3
  • fund: refers to a levy excess fund established under IC 20-40-10-2. See Indiana Code 20-44-3-1
  • fund: refers to the county school distribution fund:

    Indiana Code 20-45-7-12

  • fund: means the county school distribution fund:

    Indiana Code 20-45-8-6

  • fund: refers to the operating referendum tax levy fund. See Indiana Code 20-46-1-3
  • fund: refers to the debt service fund. See Indiana Code 20-46-7-1
  • fund: refers to a school safety referendum tax levy fund established by the governing body of a school corporation under IC 20-40-20-4. See Indiana Code 20-46-9-1
  • fund: refers to the common school fund in the custody of the treasurer of state. See Indiana Code 20-49-3-3
  • fund: refers to the common school fund in the custody of the treasurer of state. See Indiana Code 20-49-4-6
  • fund: refers to the common school fund in the custody of the treasurer of state. See Indiana Code 20-49-5-2
  • fund: refers to the Indiana University permanent endowment fund in the custody of the treasurer of state. See Indiana Code 21-7-14-2
  • fund: refers to the endowment fund for Purdue University described in section 2 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 21-7-15-1
  • fund: refers to the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics teacher recruitment fund established by section 3 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 21-13-11-2
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • governmental body: has the meaning set forth in IC 5-22-2-13. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.7-4
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • 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.
  • health care services: has the meaning set forth in IC 27-8-11-1. See Indiana Code 20-40-12-2
  • Highway: includes county bridges and state and county roads, unless otherwise expressly provided. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • homeless children and youths: has the meaning set forth in 42 U. See Indiana Code 20-50-1-1
  • in writing: include printing, lithographing, or other mode of representing words and letters. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • individualized education program: has the meaning set forth in IC 20-18-2-9. See Indiana Code 20-35-9-4
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Internet purchasing site: means an open and interactive electronic environment that is:

    Indiana Code 4-13-17-2

  • Joint meeting: An occasion, often ceremonial, when the House and Senate each adopt a unanimous consent agreement
  • 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
  • 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.
  • language developmental milestones: means milestones of development aligned with applicable state standards. See Indiana Code 20-35-12-8
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
  • lessor corporation: means a corporation described in section 6 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-47-2-3
  • levy: refers to a property tax levy imposed under IC 20-46-1 for the fund. See Indiana Code 20-40-3-2
  • levy: refers to a debt service levy under IC 20-46-7 for the fund. See Indiana Code 20-40-9-3
  • levy: refers to a school safety referendum tax levy imposed under IC 20-46-9 for the fund. See Indiana Code 20-40-20-2
  • levy: refers to the property tax levy imposed under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-46-1-4
  • levy: refers to a levy imposed under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-46-7-2
  • levy: refers to the property tax levy imposed under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-46-9-2
  • levy excess: means that part of the property tax levy actually collected by a school corporation for taxes first due and payable during a particular calendar year that exceeds the school corporation's total levy, as approved by the department of local government finance under IC 6-1. See Indiana Code 20-44-3-2
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • licensed physician: means an individual:

    Indiana Code 21-13-9-1

  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Lineal descendant: Direct descendant of the same ancestors.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • major equipment item: refers to any item that a school corporation considers:

    Indiana Code 4-13-1.6-3

  • McKinney-Vento Act: refers to the McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Assistance Improvements Act (42 U. See Indiana Code 20-50-1-1
  • minor: means a person less than eighteen (18) years of age. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Minorities: means persons identified as Blacks, Native Americans, Asian Americans, and Hispanics. See Indiana Code 4-15-12-1
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagor: The person who pledges property to a creditor as collateral for a loan and who receives the money.
  • National Bank: A bank that is subject to the supervision of the Comptroller of the Currency. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is a bureau of the U.S. Treasury Department. A national bank can be recognized because it must have "national" or "national association" in its name. Source: OCC
  • 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.
  • Office: means the Indiana affirmative action office created by this chapter. See Indiana Code 4-15-12-1
  • office: refers to the office of the state superintendent of public instruction. See Indiana Code 2-5-29-1.6
  • office of the secretary: refers to the office of the secretary of family and social services established by IC 12-8-1. See Indiana Code 20-35-12-9
  • officer or employee of the state: means the following:

    Indiana Code 4-15-11-1

  • ombudsman: means an employee of the bureau or an individual approved by the bureau to investigate and resolve complaints that the department of correction endangered the health and safety of any person, or that the department of correction violated specific laws, rules, or written policies. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.2-2
  • ombudsman: means :

    Indiana Code 4-13-19-2

  • organ: means a lung, a kidney, or another organ that requires the continuous circulation of blood to remain useful for purposes of transplantation. See Indiana Code 4-15-16-5
  • original school corporation: means the school corporation in which the school of origin of a student in foster care is located. See Indiana Code 20-50-3-2
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • paying qualified school corporation: means any qualified school corporation in which the tax collected on the assessed valuation of the qualified school corporation exceeds the amount of the entitlement payable to the qualified school corporation under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-45-8-8
  • personal liability: means liability incurred by a teacher in the performance of the teacher's duties. See Indiana Code 4-13-20-1
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Personal property: includes goods, chattels, evidences of debt, and things in action. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Persons with disabilities: means all persons who by reason of physical or mental disability are unable to achieve full vocational participation. See Indiana Code 4-15-12-1
  • plan: refers to a student and parent support services plan described in section 6(2) of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-34-9-2
  • Population: has the meaning set forth in IC 1-1-3. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • price contract: refers to a contract entered into by the department under section 11 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.6-4
  • primary care: means the practice of medicine in any of the following areas:

    Indiana Code 21-13-9-2

  • primary care physician: means a physician who practices in any of the following areas:

    Indiana Code 21-13-6-1

  • prior law: refers to the statutes concerning higher education that are repealed or amended in the recodification act of the 2007 regular session of the general assembly as the statutes existed before the effective date of the applicable or corresponding provision of the recodification act of the 2007 regular session of the general assembly. See Indiana Code 21-7-12-1
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • program: refers to the student and parent support services grant program established by section 5 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-34-9-3
  • program: refers to the advanced placement program established by section 4 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-36-3-3
  • program: means the next generation Hoosier educators scholarship program established by section 2 of this chapter. See Indiana Code 21-12-16-1
  • Property: includes personal and real property. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • public school endowment corporation: means a corporation that is:

    Indiana Code 20-47-1-2

  • public works contract: refers to :

    Indiana Code 4-13-18-4

  • publicly supported school: means the following:

    Indiana Code 21-12-10-1

  • purchasing agency: has the meaning set forth in IC 5-22-2-25. See Indiana Code 4-13-17-3
  • qualified county: means Lake County. See Indiana Code 20-45-7-13
  • qualified county: refers to Dearborn County. See Indiana Code 20-45-8-9
  • qualified course: means a course prescribed by a state educational institution to obtain an undergraduate degree or graduate degree. See Indiana Code 21-14-12.2-1
  • qualified school corporation: means any school corporation that has under its jurisdiction any territory located in the qualified county. See Indiana Code 20-45-7-14
  • qualified school corporation: means a school corporation that has under its jurisdiction any territory that is located in the qualified county. See Indiana Code 20-45-8-10
  • qualified veteran: means an individual who:

    Indiana Code 21-14-12.2-2

  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • real property: include lands, tenements, and hereditaments. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • receiving qualified school corporation: means any qualified school corporation receiving an entitlement under this chapter that exceeds the amount of the tax collected on the assessed valuation of the qualified school corporation. See Indiana Code 20-45-8-11
  • Red Cross: means the American National Red Cross created under 36 U. See Indiana Code 4-15-14-4
  • referendum: refers to a referendum under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-46-1-5
  • referendum: refers to a referendum under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-46-9-3
  • 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.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • resolution to extend a referendum levy: refers to a resolution adopted under sections 8 and 8. See Indiana Code 20-46-1-5.5
  • resolution to extend a referendum levy: refers to a resolution adopted under sections 6 and 7 of this chapter to place a referendum on the ballot requesting authority to continue imposing a tax rate, which is the same as or lower than the tax rate previously approved by the voters of the school corporation. See Indiana Code 20-46-9-4
  • scholarship: refers to the William A. See Indiana Code 21-13-2-0.5
  • school: refers to a public school and a state accredited nonpublic school. See Indiana Code 20-34-8-3
  • school: refers to a charter school or an innovation network school described in section 1(a)(2) of this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-49-9-4
  • school building: means a building used as a part of or in connection with the operation of a school and includes the:

    Indiana Code 20-47-2-4

  • school building construction program: means the purchase, lease, or financing of land, the construction and equipping of school buildings, and the remodeling, repairing, or improving of school buildings by a school corporation:

    Indiana Code 20-49-4-7

  • school corporation: has the meaning set forth in IC 20-18-2-16. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.6-5
  • school of origin: means the school:

    Indiana Code 20-50-3-3

  • school resource officer: has the meaning set forth in IC 20-26-18. See Indiana Code 20-40-20-3
  • self-insurance program: means a program of self-insurance established or maintained by a governing body to provide coverage for health care services to a school corporation's employees and the employees' dependents. See Indiana Code 20-40-12-3
  • seminary land: means land dedicated to the inhabitants of a township by the Northwest Territory Ordinance of 1787 for educational purposes. See Indiana Code 20-42-3-4
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • services: means any and all articles and things, and all services other than personal, used by, or furnished to, any agency, including printing, binding, publication of books and records, repairs and improvements, utility services, and any and all other services required for the maintenance, operation, or upkeep of buildings and offices. See Indiana Code 4-13-2-1
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Sheriff: means the sheriff of the county or another person authorized to perform sheriff's duties. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • society: refers to the Indiana historical society established under IC 23-6-3. See Indiana Code 4-13-12.1-4
  • specialized disaster relief: means one (1) or more of the following Red Cross service categories in which a certified disaster service volunteer is trained:

    Indiana Code 4-15-14-5

  • state: means any of the following:

    Indiana Code 4-15-17-3

  • State agency: means any department, agency, commission, division, authority, board, bureau, or office of the state under the executive authority of the governor, except any state educational institution. See Indiana Code 4-15-12-1
  • state agency: has the meaning set forth in IC 4-15-2. See Indiana Code 4-15-13-1
  • state agency: means an authority, a board, a branch, a bureau, a commission, a committee, a council, a department, a division, an office, an officer, a service, or an instrumentality of the executive, judicial, or legislative branch of state government. See Indiana Code 4-15-14-6
  • state agency: means an authority, a board, a branch, a commission, a committee, a department, a division, or another instrumentality of state government. See Indiana Code 4-15-16-6
  • state agency: means an authority, board, branch, commission, committee, department, division, or other instrumentality of the executive, including the administrative, department of state government. See Indiana Code 4-13-1-1
  • state agency: means :

    Indiana Code 4-13-1.1-5

  • state agency: has the meaning set forth in IC 4-13-1-1. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.3-2
  • state agency: means any of the following:

    Indiana Code 4-13-1.4-2

  • state agency: has the meaning specified in IC 4-13-1-1. See Indiana Code 4-13-4.1-1
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • supplies: has the meaning set forth in IC 5-22-2-38. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.4-3
  • supplies: has the meaning set forth in IC 5-22-2-38. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.7-5
  • tax: refers to the county supplemental school financing property tax to be levied by the county council under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-45-7-15
  • tax: means the county supplemental school financing property tax to be levied by the board of county commissioners of a qualifying county under this chapter. See Indiana Code 20-45-8-12
  • teacher: means a professional person whose:

    Indiana Code 4-13-20-2

  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • transfer: includes the sale, conditional sale, lease with option to purchase, lease, contract for use, grant, or gift. See Indiana Code 4-13-1.7-6
  • transitional school corporation: means the school corporation in which a student in foster care temporarily stays. See Indiana Code 20-50-3-4
  • treasurer: includes an assistant treasurer or a deputy treasurer. See Indiana Code 20-41-1-1
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Underutilization: means having fewer members of an affected class in a particular job category and classification than would be reasonably expected by their availability in the labor market for that job category and classification. See Indiana Code 4-15-12-1
  • 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
  • User fees: Fees charged to users of goods or services provided by the government. In levying or authorizing these fees, the legislature determines whether the revenue should go into the treasury or should be available to the agency providing the goods or services.
  • Verified: when applied to pleadings, means supported by oath or affirmation in writing. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • vertical team: refers to a group of teachers from different grade levels in a given discipline who work cooperatively to develop and implement a vertically aligned program aimed at helping students from diverse backgrounds acquire the academic skills necessary for success in advanced placement courses. See Indiana Code 20-36-3-3.2
  • 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
  • work based learning course: means a program, delivered in an employment relationship, that provides a worker with paid or meaningful work experience and corresponding classroom instruction. See Indiana Code 20-43-8-0.7
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5