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in texas may I claim under a Chapter 7 filing an exemption

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in texas may I claim under a Chapter 7 filing an exemption of the cash I have in our checking account that is used to pay monthly bills ?
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Unfortunately the State of Texas does not provide an exemption for cash on hand. This is true regardless of whether the monies to be used to pay monthly bills.

Here are the exemptions for Texas:
http://www.bankruptcyinformation.com/tx_exemp.htm

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