Wyoming Bankruptcy Laws

Homestead

The principle place of residence of the exempted up to the extent of $ 10,000.

Professional tools

Equipment, inventory, farm products and professional books used in business of debtor or dependent exempted up to the extent of $ 2,000.

Necessary wearing apparels

Cloths and dresses including wedding rings but no other jewelry exempted up to the extent of $ 1,000.

Household Furniture

Household furniture is exempted up to the extent of $ 2,000.

Automobile

Motor vehicle up to the extent of $ 2,400.

Wages

75% of the net disposable earnings.

Total or Absolute Exemptions for

  • Specific partnership benefits.
  • Liquor license and permits.
  • Fireman's pension benefits.
  • Public assistance benefits.
  • Unemployment compensation benefits.
  • Fraternity benefits society benefits.
  • Worker's compensation benefits.
  • Proceeds of annuity contracts.
  • Group life and disability insurance benefits.
  • Proceeds and avails of disability insurance policies.
  • Contribution to medical savings account.
  • Pension or annuity benefits of retired employees.
  • Retirement or annuity funds of any person.

Wyoming Bankruptcy District Court (United States Tenth Circuit)

Court's Address

2120 Capitol Avenue, #6004 Cheyenne, WY 82001

Court's Phone Number

(307) 433-2200

Court's Web Address

http//www.wyb.uscourts.gov

Court's Hours

Monday-Friday (800AM - 1200PM & 100PM - 500PM)

District of Wyoming - Divisional Office

Court's Address

111 South Wolcott, Casper, WY 82601

Court's Phone Number

(307) 232-2650

Court's Hours

Monday-Friday (800AM-1200PM & 100PM-500PM)

Jurisdictional Counties

All Counties

Court Locations

Casper, Cheyenne

Judges

Hon. Peter J. McNiff (U.S. Bankruptcy Court)2120 Capitol Ave. Cheyenne, WY 82001
(307) 772-2191

Clerks

Donna Logan (Deputy in Charge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court)111 S. Wolcott St. Casper, WY 82601(307) 232-2650 or 307) 772-2191

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