How do I file a garnishment?

Garnishment proceedings may be filed immediately if the judgment issued is a default judgment. Otherwise, a period of ten (10) days must lapse before a garnishment can be filed. The correct forms for filing a garnishment can be obtained from this website or from the Magistrate Court Clerk's Office.

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1. Are there different types of garnishment?
2. How do I file a garnishment?
3. How do I prove service?
4. How long does a garnishment last?
5. How long does the garnishee have to file an answer with the court?
6. What amount can I file a garnishment for?
7. What are the service (notice) requirements?
8. What forms do I need?
9. What happens if the garnishee fails to file an answer?
10. What is a traverse?
11. What properties are subject to a garnishment?