garnishee

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Synonyms for garnishee

a wage earner who is served with a garnishment

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take a debtor's wages on legal orders, such as for child support

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He said the Defense Department has canceled more than 20% of its travel cards, has begun garnisheeing paychecks of employees with long-overdue bills and is using data mining technology to search for questionable purchases.
This power includes garnisheeing your wages, preventing you from renewing your driver's licence, and diverting your income tax return refund.
In fact, child support officials in numerous states are telling the media - without a trace of irony or shame - that the best way they've found to collect child support money in the recession is garnisheeing half of obligors' unemployment checks.
Mason his wish, signing an order garnisheeing the wages of Shaun M.
Harry Pierre, a spokesman for the attorney general's office, said the state maintains its "sovereign immunity" over the trustee process - that is, the garnisheeing of wages - in order to prevent the state from being liable for the debt.