Terms Used In Kansas Statutes 75-6203

  • 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
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201

(a) The collection remedy under this act is in addition to and not in substitution for any other remedy available by law.

(b) Each state agency, foreign state agency and municipality, whenever possible, shall obtain the full name, social security number, address and any other information required by the director of accounts and reports from any person for whom the state agency, foreign state agency or municipality provides any service or with whom the state agency, foreign state agency or municipality transacts any business and who may become a debtor under this act.

(c) Except for debts for which a voluntary agreement for payment has been entered into and is being complied with or debts for which garnishment or other judicial proceedings are pending and except as otherwise directed by the secretary of administration, the director may require any state agency to certify all debts owed to the state agency or to certify all such debts in specified categories of debts, for setoff under K.S.A. 75-6204, and amendments thereto. Any state agency required to certify debts under this subsection shall give the director all information relating to such debts as may be requested by the director.

(d) The secretary of administration as provided in K.S.A. 75-3706 and amendments thereto may adopt rules and regulations necessary to carry out the provisions of this act.

(e) The secretary of revenue may adopt rules and regulations defining the term “contribution of income” for the purposes of this act.