- Justifies the use of deadly force in self defense in cases of unlawful entry [sec. 2(1)].
- Forbids the use of deadly force if the intruder has a legal right to be in the area, if the intruder is the home owner's child or grandchild, if the home owner is committing illegal activities, or if the intruder is a police officer [sec. 2(2)].
- Provides immunity from civil action if deadly force is legally justified [sec. 3].
- Applies to homes and occupied vehicles [sec. 2(1-A)].