Garnishment of Federal Benefit PaymentsTuesday, September 24th, 2019
10:00 am - 11:30 am CT
Length: 1 hr 30 min Sponsored by Credit Union Webinars
On May 29, 2013, the U.S. Department of Treasury, along with several federal agencies, including the Social Security Administration, the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Railroad Retirement Board, and the Office of Personnel Management, published the Final Rule on the Garnishment of Accounts Containing Federal Benefit Payments.
The final rule not only supersedes state laws pertaining to how credit unions process garnishments, but will also apply to state tax levies and warrants.
Who Should Attend?Compliance officers, legal counsel and credit union personnel who process garnishments will benefit from attending this webinar.
Terri D. Thomas is Senior VP and Legal Department Director for the Kansas Bankers Association. Prior to this, she was with "Bankers Choice," a financial consulting firm. Before this, Terri was employed in the financial industry for over twenty-three years in various capacities.
Most notably, she served for fourteen years as in-house legal counsel and trust officer for Bank of America and its Kansas predecessors. Receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree from Kansas State University in 1985, Terri continued her education at Washburn University School of Law and obtained her Juris Doctor in 1988.
Presently, she serves as an adjunct instructor at Washburn University School of Law and the University of Kansas School of Law and is a frequent seminar presenter for financial associations.