SENATE BILL 5000
State of Washington 52nd Legislature 1991 Regular Session
By Senators Bauer, McCaslin, Sutherland, Snyder, Nelson, Rasmussen, Conner and Thorsness.
Read first time January 14, 1991. Referred to Committee on Law & Justice.
AN ACT Relating to exempting property from execution; and adding a new section to chapter 6.15 RCW.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON:
NEW SECTION. Sec. 1. A new section is added to chapter 6.15 RCW to read as follows:
Property in this state of a judgment debtor where the judgment is in favor of any other state for failure to pay that state's income tax on benefits received from a pension or other retirement plan shall be exempt from execution, attachment, garnishment, or seizure by or under any legal process whatever, and when a debtor dies, or absconds, and leaves his or her family any money exempted by this section, the same shall be exempt to the family.