Colorado Bankruptcy Laws

Arizona Bankruptcy Exemption

Homestead:

Up to $ 150,000 for the principal place of residence (mobile home, real home or home in a condominium or cooperative) and the land upon which it is situated up to the extent of Sale proceeds of the exemption can be applied after 18 months of the sale or rebuilding of another homestead, whichever is earlier.


Private Assets:

Household goods and daily life furniture and appliances aggregate valuation can go up to $ 4000.


Personal Jewelry:

Personal jewelry of debtor and the dependants can be under exempted property up to $ 1,000.


Motor Vehicle:

One Motor Vehicle worth $ 5000 which may extend up to $ 10,000 if the owner is physically disabled.


Apparels:

Clothing materials and apparels up to the extent of $ 500.


Musical Instruments:

Musical instruments of Debtor and his/her family up to the extent of $ 250.


Pets:

Domestic pets, horses, milking cattle, and poultries up to the extent of $ 500.


Wedding Rings:

Wedding rings up to $ 1000.


Books:

Books and library materials are exempted up to $ 250.


Professional Tools and Books:

Essential books and instruments used by either the debtor or the spouse of the debtor up to the extent of $ 2,500 which doesn't include motor vehicle.


Agricultural Resources:

Machineries and grains required for farming and animal husbandry are exempt up to the extent of $ 2,500.


Bank Account:

One single bank account worth $ 150.


Insurance:

Insurance proceeds to the beneficiaries up to the extent of $ 20,000.


Appliances & Other Necessities:

One type writer, 1 bicycle, 1 sewing machine, cemetery essentials, one weapon like pistol, shotgun or rifle up to the extent of $ 500 in cumulatively.


Total or Absolute Exemptions for:

  • Proceeds of annuity contracts by debtor for two years or more.
  • Health accident and disability insurance benefits.
  • Unemployment compensation benefits, fishermen's relief and pension benefits.
  • Police pension benefit.
  • Teacher's benefit.
  • State employees' retirement.
  • Firemen's relief and pension benefits.
  • Earnings of minor child.
  • Funds granted by or payable to the debtor as alimony or child support.
  • Proceeds for annuity contracts owned by debtors for two years or more.
  • Damages for wrongful levy or execution.

Arizona Bankruptcy District Court

Arizona Bankruptcy District Court (United States Ninth Circuit)
Phoenix Division
Court Address: 230 N. First Ave, Suite 101 Phoenix, AZ 85003


Court Phone: 602-682-4000 or 800-556-9230


Court Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Monday - Friday)


Judges:
Hon. Sarah S. Curley (Chief Judge)
230 N. 1st Ave., Ste. 101 Phoenix, AZ 85067-4151
(602) 682-4146

Hon. George B. Nielsen, Jr. (Chief Judge)
230 N. 1st Ave., Ste. 101 Phoenix, AZ 85067-4151
(602) 682-4164


Tucson Division
Court Address: 38 South Scott Avenue Tucson, AZ 85701


Court Phone: 520-202-7500 or 800-556-9224


Court Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.(Monday-Friday)


Judges:
Hon. James M. Marlar
385 S. Scott Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 202-7984

Hon. Randolph J. Haines
385 S. Scott Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
(602) 682-4244


Clerks:
Nancy Dickerson (Deputy in Charge)
385 S. Scott Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 202-7530


Yuma Division
Court Address: 325 W. 19th Street Suite D Yuma, AZ 85364


Court Phone: 928-783-2288 Or 800-556-9227


Court Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.(Monday-Friday)


Clerks:
Jennifer Manning (Deputy in Charge)
325 19th St., Suite D Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 783-2288 x245

Hon. Charles G. Case, II
230 N. 1st Ave., Ste. 101 Phoenix, AZ 85067-4151
(602) 682-4224

Hon. Eileen W. Hollowell
230 N. 1st Ave., Ste. 101 Phoenix, AZ 85067-4151
(602) 682-4268

Hon. Redfield T. Baum
230 N. 1st Ave., Ste. 101 Phoenix, AZ 85067-4151
(602) 682-4184

Hon. James M. Marlar
385 S. Scott Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 202-7984

Hon. Randolph J. Haines
385 S. Scott Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
(602) 682-4244

Nancy Dickerson (Deputy in Charge)
385 S. Scott Ave. Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 202-7530

Terrence Miller (Bankruptcy Clerk)
230 N. 1st Ave., Suite 101 Phoenix, AZ 85067-4151
(602) 682-4020
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