Current through P.L. 176-2022
Section 34-11-2-4 - Injury or forfeiture of penalty actions(a) An action for:(1) injury to person or character;(2) injury to personal property; or(3) a forfeiture of penalty given by statute;
must be commenced within two (2) years after the cause of action accrues.(b) An action for injury to a person that results from the sexual abuse of a child must be commenced within the later of: (1) seven (7) years after the cause of action accrues; or(2) four (4) years after the person ceases to be a dependent of the person alleged to have performed the sexual abuse.
Pre-1998 Recodification Citation: 34-1-2-2(1).Amended by P.L. 44-2013, SEC. 1, eff. 7/1/2013.As added by P.L. 1-1998, SEC.6.