Land or personal property used as residence up to the aggregate amount of $ 5,000
The greater among the two 75 %
of the disposable earnings or 30 times
the federal minimum hourly wage.
Personal assets or property of any nature can be exempted up to the aggregate amount of $ 1,000
Household Furniture, Jewelry, Apparel
Furniture, jewelry and ornaments along with clothing up to the aggregate amount of $ 3,000
Farming and Husbandry
Tools and implements of agricultural farming and farm animals up to the extent of $ 3,000
One motor Vehicle and Accessories including one extra tire of total worth $ 2,500
for mechanic or skilled artisan engaged in mend, replacement or servicing of indispensable and important tools.
Crucial Professional Tools
Tools and implements necessary in continuing trade or profession up to $ 300
Personal injury payment up to the extent of $ 7,500
Total or Absolute Exemptions for
- Duly Prescribed Health Aids.
- Specific Partnership Property.
- Proceeds from Life Insurance Policies.
- Fraternal Benefit Society Benefit.
- Benefits Arising out of Annuity Contracts.
- Workmen's & Unemployment Compensation Benefits.
- Police and Firemen's Pension Benefits.
- State Employees and Teacher's Retirement Benefits.
- Public Assistance Benefits.
- Crime Victims Reparation Awards.
- No-fault Insurance Benefits.
- Polices of Group Life Insurance and Health Insurances.
Court's Address PO Box 1111, Lexington, KY 40588-1111
Court's Phone Number 859-233-2608
Court's Web Address www.kyeb.uscourts.gov
Court's Hours 830am - 400pm (Monday – Friday)
Court Locations Ashland, Corbin, Covington, Frankfurt, Lexington, Pikeville
Jurisdictional Counties Anderson, Bath, Bell, Boone, Bourbon, Boyd, Boyle, Bracken, Breathitt, Campbell, Carroll, Carter, Clark, Clay, Elliot, Estill, Fayette, Fleming, Floyd, Franklin, Gallatin, Garrard, Grant, Greenup, Harlan, Harrison, Henry, Jackson, Jessamine, Johnson, Kenton, Knott, Knox, Laurel, Lawrence, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Lewis, Lincoln, McCreary, Madison, Magoffin, Martin, Mason, Menifee, Mercer, Montgomery, Morgan, Nicholas, Owen, Owsley, Pendleton, Perry, Pike, Powell, Pulaski, Robertson, Rockcastle, Rowan, Scott, Shelby, Trimble, Wayne, Whitley, Wolfe, Woodford
JudgesHon. Joe Lee (U.S. Bankruptcy Court)P.O. Box 111 Lexington, KY 40588(859) 233-2814Hon. Joseph M. Scott, Jr. (U.S. Bankruptcy Court)P.O. Box 111 Lexington, KY 40588(859) 233-2814
Hon. William S. Howard (U.S. Bankruptcy Court)P.O. Box 111 Lexington, KY 40588(859) 233-2466
Clerks Jerry D. Truitt (Bankruptcy Clerk, U.S. Bankruptcy Court)P.O. Box 1111
Lexington, KY 40588(859) 233-2608