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AGO Opinions with Topic: JUDGMENTS
AGO 1979 No. 5 >  March 21, 1979
COURTS - JUDGMENTS - GARNISHMENT - EXECUTION - DIVORCE AND DISSOLUTION - STATUS OF ORDERS FOR THE PAYMENT OF MAINTENANCE OR CHILD SUPPORT
COURTS ‑- JUDGMENTS ‑- GARNISHMENT ‑- EXECUTION ‑- DIVORCE AND DISSOLUTION ‑- STATUS OF ORDERS FOR THE PAYMENT OF MAINTENANCE OR CHILD SUPPORT (1) Where a court, in conjunction with marriage dissolution proceedings, either by way of a temporary order or as a part of the final decree of dissolution itself, awards future payments of maintenance or child support, that order constitutes a judgment to be entered in the county clerk's execution docket pursuant to RCW 4.64.080. (2) Such an order or decree also constitutes a "judgment" which would support a petition for a writ of garnishment pursuant to RCW 7.33.010(1)(c).
AGO 1966 No. 124 >  December 27, 1966
JUDGMENTS - EXECUTION - GARNISHMENTS - EXECUTION AND GARNISHMENT UPON REGISTRATION OF A FOREIGN JUDGMENT
JUDGMENTS ‑- EXECUTION ‑- GARNISHMENTS ‑- EXECUTION AND GARNISHMENT UPON REGISTRATION OF A FOREIGN JUDGMENT The registrant of a foreign judgment, under chapter 6.36 RCW, may not cause execution, or garnishment under RCW 7.32.010 (3), to issue upon the judgment so registered prior to the time that said judgment is reduced to a judgment of this state.
AGLO 1982 No. 19 >  July 30, 1982
OFFICES AND OFFICERS - COUNTY - CLERK - FEES - JUDGMENTS
IMPOSITION OF ADDITIONAL FILING FEE UPON COMMENCEMENT OF SUPPLEMENTAL PROCEEDINGS A county clerk is not authorized to impose an additional filing fee, pursuant to RCW 36.18.020 when a judgment creditor, after filing the abstract of judgment (and paying the fee which is then required) commences supplemental proceedings.
AGLO 1981 No. 8 >  April 15, 1981
COURTS - JUSTICE - JUDGMENTS
EXAMINATION OF JUDGMENT DEBTORS A district justice court has the authority, under RCW 6.32.010 and 6.32.015, to order examination of judgment debtors personally or by written interrogatories.
AGLO 1979 No. 34 >  October 10, 1979
OFFICES AND OFFICERS - COUNTY - CLERK - JUDGMENTS - TIMELINESS OF APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF EXECUTION
OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- COUNTY ‑- CLERK ‑- JUDGMENTS ‑- TIMELINESS OF APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF EXECUTION RCW 4.56.210, as amended by § 1, chapter 236, Laws of 1979, 1st Ex. Sess., does not authorize a superior court clerk to issue a writ of execution on a civil judgment more than six years, but less than ten years, after the rendition thereof; instead, that issue remains governed by the provisions of RCW 6.04.010.
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