31 CFR 212.8 - Other rights and authorities.

§ 212.8 Other rights and authorities.

(a)Exempt status. Nothing in this part shall be construed to limit an individual's right under Federal law to assert against a creditor a further exemption from garnishment for funds in excess of the protected amount, or to alter the exempt status of funds that may be protected from garnishment under Federal law.

(b)Account agreements. Nothing in this part shall be construed to invalidate any term or condition of an account agreement between a financial institution and an account holder that is not inconsistent with this part.

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Title 31 published on 18-Mar-2017 03:27

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 31 CFR Part 212 after this date.

  • 2013-05-29; vol. 78 # 103 - Wednesday, May 29, 2013
    1. 78 FR 32099 - Garnishment of Accounts Containing Federal Benefit Payments
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY, SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS, RAILROAD RETIREMENT BOARD, OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, Fiscal Service
      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective June 28, 2013.
      5 CFR Parts 831, 841