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Garnishment Notice - Illinois
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE THIRD JUDICIAL CIRCUIT CLERK MADISON COUNTY, ILLINOIS PlaintiffJudgment Creditor vs. DefendantJudgment Debtor Address of Judgment Debtor: (insert last known address) } ) ) ) ) ) ) ) No. Name and Address of Attorney for Judgment Creditor or of Judgment Creditor if not represented by an attorney: Amount of Judgment: $ Name of Garnishee Return Date: GARNISHMENT NOTICE NOTICE: The court has issued a garnishment summons against the garnishee named above for money or property (other than wages) belonging to the judgment debtor or in which judgment debtor has an interest. The garnishment summons was issued on the basis of a judgment against the judgment debtor in favor of the judgment creditor in the amount stated above. The amount of money or property (other than wages) that may be garnished is limited by federal and Illinois law. The judgment debtor has the right to assert statutory exemptions against certain money or property of the judgment debtor which may be used to satisfy the judgment in the amount stated above. Under Illinois or federal law, the exemptions of personal property owned by the debtor include the debtor's equity interest, not to exceed $2,000 in value, in any personal property as chosen by the debtor, Social Security and SSI benefits; public assistance benefits; unemployment compensation benefits; worker's compensation benefits; veterans' benefits; circuit breaker property tax relief benefits; the debtor's equity interest, not to exceed $1,200 in value, in any one motor vehicle, and the debtor's equity interest, not to exceed $750 in value, in any implements, professional books or tools of the trade of the debtor. The judgment debtor may have other possible exemptions from garnishment under the law. The judgment debtor has the right to request a hearing before the court to dispute the garnishment or to declare exempt from garnishment certain money or property or both. To obtain a hearing in counties with a population of less than 1,000,000 the judgment debtor must notify the Clerk of the Court in writing at (Address) on or before the return date specified above. The Clerk of the Court will provide a hearing date and the necessary forms that must be prepared by the judgment debtor or the attorney for the judgment debtor and sent to the judgment creditor and the garnishee regarding the time and location of the hearing. This notice may be sent by regular first class mail. 2002 © American LegalNet, Inc.