|Location||Statute of Limitations||Collection Agency Bond and License||General Garnishment Exemption|
|Open Account Years||Contract in Writing Years||Domestic Judgements Years||Foreign Judgements Years||Bond||License||Fee||**|
|MAINE||6||6||20||20||$20,000-$50,000||Yes*||$400 (2 yrs.)||Greater of 75% disposable earnings for wk., or disposable earnings over 40 x fed. min. hourly wage. Wages due for wife’s or child’s personal service. In trustee process, 100%.|
STATES HAVING COMMUNITY PROPERTY LAWS
Arizona California Idaho Louisiana Wisconsin
Nevada New Mexico Texas Washington
** Federal law exempts from garnishment 75% of Open Contracts Domestic Foreign disposable earnings per work wk. or an amount equal Accounts in Writing Judgments Judgments to 30 x fed. min. hourly wage, whichever is greater.