They Can’t Garnish Your CARES Act Money in Maryland

MARYLAND GOVERNOR BANS GARNISHMENT OF CARES ACT MONEY

On April 29, 2020 Governor Larry Hogan signed an Executive Order, effective immediately, prohibiting garnishment of CARES Act money.  It states that CARES Act Recover Rebates “shall not be subject to Garnishment.”  The only exception is for child support.  The Order, titled “PROHIBITING GARNISHMENT OF CARES ACT RECOVERY REBATES” is here.

If your CARES Act money was garnished, contact us for case review.