Indiana Code Title 34. Civil Law and Procedure § 34-18-8-4

Sec. 4 . Notwithstanding section 1 of this chapter, and except as provided in sections 5 and 6 of this chapter, an action against a health care provider may not be commenced in a court in Indiana before:

(1) the claimant's proposed complaint has been presented to a medical review panel established under IC 34-18-10 (or IC 27-12-10 before its repeal);  and

(2) an opinion is given by the panel.


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