Kansas Statutes Annotated
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Statute Number:60-742
Chapter Title:PROCEDURE, CIVIL
Article Title:ATTACHMENT AND GARNISHMENT
Tax Type:All
Brief Description:Garnishee's failure or refusal to pay or deliver property;
motion; hearing; contempt; fine or order against garnishee.
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60-742. Garnishee's failure or refusal to pay or deliver property; motion; hearing; contempt; fine or order against garnishee. If after the time the garnishee is to make payment of funds or property held under a garnishment, the garnishee fails or refuses to pay or deliver property to the judgment creditor, the judgment creditor may file a motion and shall send a copy of the motion to the garnishee and the judgment debtor in the manner allowed under K.S.A. 60-205, and amendments thereto. At the hearing on the motion, the court may find the garnishee in contempt and punish the garnishee by a fine or may enter judgment against the garnishee for such amount as the court deems reasonable and proper, including the expenses and attorney fees of the judgment creditor.
History: L. 2002, ch. 198, 15; July 1.


Date Composed: 04/04/2011 Date Modified: 04/04/2011

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