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Chapter 6.27 RCW


Legislative intent.
Grounds for issuance of writTime of issuance of prejudgment writs.
Application of chapter to district courts.
State and municipal corporations subject to garnishmentService of writ.
Garnishment of money held by officerOf judgment debtorOf personal representative.
Application for writAffidavitFee.
Issuance of writFormDatingAttestation.
Writ directed to financial institutionForm and service.
Amount garnishee required to hold.
Garnishee's processing fees.
Form of writ of garnishment.
Form of writ for continuing lien on earnings.
Service of writ generallyFormsRequirements for person serving writReturn.
Effect of service of writ.
Mailing of writ and judgment or affidavit to judgment debtorMailing of notice and claim form if judgment debtor is an individualServiceReturn.
Form of returns under RCW 6.27.130.
Exemption of earningsAmount.
Claiming exemptionsFormHearingAttorney's feesCostsRelease of funds or property.
Garnished employee not to be dischargedException.
Bond to discharge writ.
Answer of garnisheeContentsForms.
Default judgmentReduction upon motion of garnisheeAttorney's fees.
Answer of garnishee may be controverted by plaintiff or defendant.
ControversionCosts and attorney's fees.
Discharge of garnishee.
Judgment against garnisheeProcedure if debt not mature.
Execution on judgment against garnishee.
Form for judgment against garnishee.
Decree directing garnishee to deliver up effectsDisposition.
Procedure upon failure of garnishee to deliver.
Similarity of namesProcedure.
Garnishee protected against claim of defendant.
Dismissal of writ after one yearNoticeException.
Dismissal of garnishmentDuty of plaintiffProcedurePenaltyCosts.
Continuing lien on earningsAuthorized.
Continuing lien on earningsForms for answer to writ.
Continuing lien on earningsWhen lien becomes effectiveTerminationSecond answer.
Continuing lien on earningsPrioritiesExceptions.
Notice to federal government as garnishee defendantDeposit, payment, and endorsement of funds received by the clerkFees as recoverable cost.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.
Rules of court: CR 64.