Legislative Updates

The only institution with a statewide membership involved in creditor-debtor practice, the Creditor-Debtor Section routinely provides consultation for comment on proposed legislation, court rules, and administration of the courts. Members have been active in drafting and proposing legislation in areas such as garnishment, exemptions, and receiverships.


Aug. 11, 2016

Below are further revisions to the proposed Receivership Act Amendments first posted on May 10, 2014.  Please provide any comments by Sept. 9, 2016, to Debtor-Creditor Section Executive Committee member Christy Tobin-Presser of Bush Kornfeld, LLP, 601 Union St., suite 5000, Seattle.

Updated Washington Receivership Amendments as of Aug. 10, 2016




May 12, 2014