Indiana Code - Criminal Law and Procedure - Title 35, Section 35-46-1-7
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Nonsupport of a parent
Sec. 7. (a) A person who knowingly or intentionally fails to
provide support to his parent, when the parent is unable to support
himself, commits nonsupport of a parent, a Class A misdemeanor.
(b) It is a defense that the accused person had not been supported
by the parent during the time he was a dependent child under
eighteen (18) years of age, unless the parent was unable to provide
(c) It is a defense that the accused person was unable to provide
As added by Acts 1976, P.L.148, SEC.6. Amended by Acts 1977,
P.L.340, SEC.90; Acts 1978, P.L.144, SEC.11.
Last modified: May 25, 2006