Ind. Code § 34-11-2-4

Current through P.L. 255-2023
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.

IC 34-11-2-4

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.