The Act reorganizes and modernizes Georgia’s garnishment code by requiring notice of garnishment exemptions to debtors, providing a process for the resolution of exemption claims, limiting the garnishment period for financial accounts to twenty four hours, requiring service of garnishment summons to be performed upon a registered agent of a corporation, and mandating the use of the forms provided in the Act.
BeMent, Amy; Hawkins, Kianna; and Wedegis, Elizabeth
"SB 255 - Garnishment Proceedings,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 33
, Article 4.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol33/iss1/4