For the purposes of this part, an “indigent person” is one who does not possess sufficient means to pay reasonable compensation for the services of a competent attorney:
Terms Used In Tennessee Code 8-14-201. Indigent person -- Defined
- Person: includes a corporation, firm, company or association. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
(1) In any criminal prosecution or juvenile delinquency proceeding involving a possible deprivation of liberty; or
(2) In any habeas corpus or other post-conviction proceeding.
[Acts 1989, ch. 588, § 1; 1991, ch. 345, § 1.]