Case Type Number:
Statute (Common Name):
Administrative Wage Garnishment (AWG)
Brief Description of Case Type:
The Debt Collection Improvement Act (DCIA) is a debt collection process that allows a federal agency to order a non-federal employer to withhold up to 15 percent of an employee's disposable income to pay a non-tax delinquent debt owed to the agency.
Relief Available in Actions Filed by Agency:
Verified by Agency: