Is Wage Garnishment Recognized In Kentucky?

Wage garnishment is recognized in Kentucky as provided for in K.R.S. 425.501. An order of garnishment, once served, shall have priority and create a lien upon the date of service. Garnishments are continuous and it is not necessary to issue subsequent orders for each pay period.

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