MONTANA to WYOMING
1
APPLICABLE STATE
2
STATE EXEMPTIONS
3
EXTRATERRITORIALITY
4
FEDERAL EXEMPTIONS
Which state's
law is applicable on
date of filing the petition?
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What residency status
must debtor have on
date of filing to qualify for the
applicable state's exemptions?
Does state homestead
exemption apply to
property located
outside the state?
What residency status
must debtor have on
date of filing to qualify
for the
federal exemptions?
No State
No state exemptions involved
No state exemptions involved
Federal Exemptions Apply by Default
Montana
Must Be Montana Resident
Will be Used Only by Residents
Must Not Be Montana Resident
Nebraska
Must Be Nebraska Resident
Yes
Must Not Be Nebraska Resident
Nevada
No Residency Requirement
Yes
Must Not Be Nevada Resident
New Hampshire
No Residency Requirement
Yes
No Residency Requirement
New Jersey
No Residency Requirement
Unknown
No Residency Requirement
New Mexico
Must Be New Mexico Resident
Will be Used Only by Residents
No Residency Requirement
New York
Must Be New York Domiciliary
Will be Used Only by Domiciliaries
No Residency Requirement
North Carolina
Must Be North Carolina Resident
No
Must Not Be North Carolina Resident
North Dakota
Must Be ND Resident for Some Exemptions
Unknown
Must Not Be North Dakota Resident
Ohio
Must Be Ohio Domiciliary
Will be Used Only by Domiciliaries
Must Not Be Ohio Domiciliary
Oklahoma
Must Be Oklahoma Resident
Will be Used Only by Residents
Must Not Be Oklahoma Resident
Oregon
No  Residency Requirement
Yes
No Residency Requirement
Pennsylvania
No Residency Requirement
Unknown
No Residency Requirement
Puerto Rico
No Residency Requirement
Unknown
No Residency Requirement
Rhode Island
No Residency Requirement
Yes
No Residency Requirement
South Carolina
Must Be South Carolina Domiciliary
Will be Used Only by Domiciliaries
Must Not Be South Carolina Domiciliary
South Dakota
Must Be South Dakota Resident
Will be Used Only by Residents
Must Not Be South Dakota Resident
Tennessee
Must Be Tennessee Resident
Will be Used Only by Residents
Must Not Be Tennessee Resident
Texas
No Residency Requirement
No
No Residency Requirement
Utah
No Residency Requirement
No
Must Not Be Utah Resident
Vermont
No Residency Requirement
Probably
No Residency Requirement
Virgin Islands
No Residency Requirement
Unknown
No Residency Requirement
Virginia
Must Be Virginia Resident
Yes
Must Not Be Virginia Resident
Washington
No Residency Requirement
No
No Residency Requirement
West Virginia
No Residency Requirement
Unknown
Must Not Be West Virginia Domiciliary
Wisconsin
Must Be Wisconsin Resident
Will be Used Only by Residents
No Residency Requirement
Wyoming
Must Be Wyoming Resident
Will be Used Only by Residents
Must Not Be Recent Wyoming Domiciliary
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