2022 Indiana Code
Title 34. Civil Law and Procedure
Article 31. Limited Liability
Chapter 11.4. Limited Liability for Operators of Recreational Facilities
34-31-11.4-5. Defense to an Action Against an Operator by a Recreational User

Universal Citation: IN Code § 34-31-11.4-5 (2022)

Sec. 5. (a) Except as provided in subsection (b) and notwithstanding IC 34-51-2-6 concerning comparative fault, the assumption of risk under section 4 of this chapter is a complete defense to an action against an operator by a recreational user for injuries and property damage resulting from the assumed risks.

(b) The following apply if an operator violates any of the operator's duties or responsibilities under section 2 of this chapter:

(1) The complete defense against an action against an operator under subsection (a) does not apply.

(2) The provisions of IC 34-51-2-6 apply, unless IC 34-13-3 applies to the operator.

(c) If IC 34-13-3 applies to an operator, the liability of the operator under section 2 of this chapter is subject to IC 34-13-3 and IC 34-51-2-2.

As added by P.L.95-2015, SEC.5.

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