§ 52-350a Definitions
§ 52-350b Applicability
§ 52-350c Rules of court. Forms
§ 52-350d Jurisdiction of Superior Court
§ 52-350e Service of process
§ 52-350f Enforcement of money judgment. Costs, fees and interest
§ 52-351 New judgment to include unsatisfied costs of execution
§ 52-351a Notice of enforcement action to be given judgment debtor
§ 52-351b Discovery by judgment creditor
§ 52-352 Property exempt from attachment and execution
§ 52-352a Definitions for exempt property provisions
§ 52-352b Exempt property
§ 52-352c Additional exempt property
§ 52-352d Exempt property of farm partnership
§ 52-353 Levy on and sale of personal property exempt to a certain amount
§ 52-355a Judgment lien on personal property
§ 52-356 Levy on personal estate
§ 52-356a Execution against certain nonexempt personal property. Fees
§ 52-356b Court order for transfer of specified property or evidence
§ 52-356c Determination of interests in disputed property
§ 52-356d Installment payment order
§ 52-361a Execution on wages after judgment
§ 52-361b Notification of judgment debtor’s rights. Claim for exemption or modification
§ 52-362 Income withholding and unemployment compensation for support
§ 52-362a Welfare support executions
§ 52-362b Priority of voluntary wage deduction authorization for support over wage executions
§ 52-362c Voluntary wage deduction authorization for support
§ 52-362d Lien against property of obligor for unpaid child support. Securing, releasing or foreclosing lien. Notice of lien and opportunity for hearing. Information re unpaid support reported to participating consumer reporting agency. Offset for child support arr
§ 52-362e Withholding federal income tax refunds in amount equal to support arrearage. Procedures. Eligibility. Regulations
§ 52-362f Enforcement of child support orders by income withholding
§ 52-362g Notice by IV-D agency for collection of current or past due child support payments
§ 52-362h Defense re withholding support arrearage from federal and state income tax refunds
§ 52-362i Court may require cash deposit of support to be held by Office of Child Support Services or Support Enforcement Services
§ 52-362j “Past-due support”, “overdue support”, defined
§ 52-363 Levy on machinery, implements and crops. Removal
§ 52-364 Levy against partnership
§ 52-365 Demand on execution against voluntary association
§ 52-367a Execution against debts due from financial institution. Judgment debtor other than natural person
§ 52-367b Execution against debts due from financial institution. Natural person as judgment debtor
§ 52-367c Execution against lottery and pari-mutuel winnings
§ 52-380a Judgment lien on real property
§ 52-380b Judgment lien on property of telephone or electric distribution company or association
§ 52-380c Judgment liens expired by limitation of time
§ 52-380d Release of judgment lien on real or personal property. Form
§ 52-380e Discharge of judgment lien on substitution of bond or lien on other property
§ 52-380f Discharge of judgment lien from property not needed to secure judgment
§ 52-380g Release of judgment lien on satisfaction of judgment
§ 52-380h Form of judgment lien foreclosure certificates
§ 52-380i Foreclosure of lien when plaintiff holds mortgage
§ 52-381 Liability of garnishee; scire facias
§ 52-382 Levy on nonresident garnishee
§ 52-383 Levy when garnishee has left the state
§ 52-384 Scire facias against garnishee who has left state
§ 52-385 Scire facias founded on justice judgment
§ 52-386 Stay of execution when debt is not payable
§ 52-387 Scire facias; defense by assignee or claimant
§ 52-388 Commission to take disclosure of garnishee
§ 52-389 Attachment lien on debt due from solvent estate
§ 52-390 Execution; demand for legacy or distributive share
§ 52-391 Execution; demand for debt due from insolvent estate
§ 52-392 Execution; payment by executor, administrator or trustee
§ 52-393 Scire facias against executor, administrator or trustee
§ 52-397 Examination of judgment debtor
§ 52-398 Scope of inquiry; debtor not excused from answering
§ 52-399 Commitment of debtor for contempt
§ 52-400 Costs of examination
§ 52-400a Protective order by court. Execution against specified property
§ 52-400b Penalty for failure to comply with certain court orders
§ 52-400c Attorney’s fees
§ 52-400d Appeal of certain court decisions
§ 52-400e Failure to pay judgment as basis for revocation, suspension or refusal to grant or renew license of licensed business
§ 52-400f Priority of claims for deposits for consumer goods and services

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 906

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Deposit account: includes a share account of a savings and loan association. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • farm: includes farm buildings, and accessory buildings thereto, nurseries, orchards, ranges, greenhouses, hoophouses and other temporary structures or other structures used primarily for the raising and, as an incident to ordinary farming operations, the sale of agricultural or horticultural commodities. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • farming: shall include cultivation of the soil, dairying, forestry, raising or harvesting any agricultural or horticultural commodity, including the raising, shearing, feeding, caring for, training and management of livestock, including horses, bees, poultry, fur-bearing animals and wildlife, and the raising or harvesting of oysters, clams, mussels, other molluscan shellfish or fish. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Interrogatories: Written questions asked by one party of an opposing party, who must answer them in writing under oath; a discovery device in a lawsuit.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • oath: shall include affirmations in cases where by law an affirmation may be used for an oath, and, in like cases, the word "swear" shall include the word "affirm". See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Subpoena duces tecum: A command to a witness to produce documents.
  • succeeding: when used by way of reference to any section or sections, mean the section or sections next preceding, next following or next succeeding, unless some other section is expressly designated in such reference. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.