Punitive Damages Reform: HB 1741 (1995): Ind. Code Ann. § 34-51-3-4.
Limits the award of punitive damages to the greater of
Limits the award of punitive damages to the greater of three times the award of compensatory damages or $50,000. Requires 75% of punitive damage awards to be paid to the state fund.
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