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Federal Non-Bankruptcy Pension & Retirement Exemptions (available in every state)
Federal Bankruptcy Code § 522(d) Pension & Retirement Exemptions
The Federal Bankruptcy Exemptions under 11 U.S.C are available to you if
- you haven't lived in any state longer than 180 days for a while, or
- if your state allows the Federal exemptions as a choice.
Does South Dakota allow debtor the option of using the Federal Bankruptcy exemptions instead of state law exemptions?
No. S.D. Codified Laws §§ 43-31-30, 43-45-13.
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