Homestead consisting of mobile home or dwelling in which debtor resides and land on which it is located, a written declaration of homestead must be recorded with county clerk. This includes noticeable proceeds for 18 months after sale.
Household furnishing goods, appliances, jewelry, wearing apparel, books, firearms, sporting goods, animals, feed, crops and musical instruments exempted up to the extent of $ 600 per item and $ 4,500 aggregate value.
One motor vehicle up to the worth of $ 2,500.
Household goods and furniture, any personal property held primarily for the debtor himself/herself or any dependent up to the extent of $ 2,000.
Implements, professional books, tools of trade of debtor or dependent are exempted up to the extent of $ 3000.
Unmatured life insurance contracts up to the extent of $ 4,000.
Aggregate net earnings of debtor 75 % or 30 times the federal minimum hourly wage per week, whichever is greater.
Salaries in cooperative associations up to the extent of $ 500 par value.
Disability insurance proceeds up to $ 350 per month.
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