“Disposable earnings” means the part of the earnings of
an individual remaining after the deduction from those earnings of any
amount required by law to be withheld, union dues, nondiscretionary
retirement contributions, and medical, hospitalization, and disability
insurance coverage for the obligor and the obligor’s children.
TFC Chapter 158 § 158.009 Maximum Amount Withheld from Earnings
An order or writ of withholding shall direct that any employer of the obligor withhold from the obligor’s
disposable earnings the amount specified up to a maximum amount of 50% of the obligor’s disposable earnings.