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New Jersey bankruptcy exemptions   NJ Bankruptcy Exemptions

FEDERAL BANKRUPTCY EXEMPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE
All Bankruptcy law references are to New Jersey Annotated Code unless noted.

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EXEMPTION

LAW PROVISION

HOMESTEAD

None

 

INSURANCE

Annuity contract proceeds to $500 per month

Disability or death benefits for military member

Disability, death, medical or hospital benefits for civil defense workers

Fraternal benefit society benefits

Group life or health policy or proceeds

Health or disability benefits

Life insurance proceeds if clause prohibits proceeds from being used to pay beneficiary’s creditors

Life insurance proceeds or avails if you’re not the insured

17B:24-7


38A:4-8


App. A:9-57.6


17:44A-19

17B:24-9

17:18-12, 17B:24-8

17B:24-10


17B:24-6b

MISCELLANEOUS

Property of business partnership

42:1-25

PENSIONS

Alcohol beverage control officers

City boards of health employees

Civil Defense workers

County employees

ERISA-qualified benefits

Firefighters, police officers, traffic officers

Judges

Municipal employees

Prison employees

Public employees

School district employees

State police

Street & water department employees

Teachers

Trust containing personal property created pursuant to federal law unless conveyance into trust done fraudulently or debt is for child support or alimony

43:8A-20

43:18-12

App. A:9-57.6

43:10-57, 43:10-105
43:13-9

43:16-7, 43:16A-17

43:6A-41

43"13-44

43:7-13

43:15A-53

18A:66-116

53:5A-45

43:19-17

18A:66-51

 

25:2-1

PERSONAL PROPERTY

Goods, personal property & stock or interest in corporations to $1000 total

Burial plots

Clothing

Furniture & household goods to $1000

2A:17-19



8A:5-10

2A:17-19

2A:26-4

PUBLIC BENEFITS

Crime victims’ compensation

Old -age, permanent disability assistance

Unemployment compensation

Worker’s compensation

52:4B-30

44:7-35


43:21-53

34:15-29

TOOLS OF TRADE

None

 

WAGES

90% of earned but unpaid wages if income under $7500; if income over $7500; judge decides amount that is exempt

Wages or allowances received by military personnel

2A:17-56




38A:4-8

WILD CARD

None

 



New Jersey bankruptcy courts  New Jersey Bankruptcy Courts
See the list below for Bankruptcy Courts by District. Click on the District link to go directly to that Bankruptcy Court's web site.

BANKRUPTCY COURTS NUMBER OF COPIES
District of New Jersey
Camden Division
Federal Building
15 N. 7th Street
Camden, NJ 08102
Telephone: (609) 757-5023

Newark Division
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
50 Walnut St.
Newark, NJ 07102
Telephone: (973) 645-2630

Trenton Division
United States Courthouse
402 East State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
Telephone: (609) 989-2128

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