If you are eligible to use California exemptions in bankruptcy, you can choose between two lists of exemptions -- California’s Exemption System 1 and System 2. (Learn more about which state’s exemptions you must use.) But there are significant differences between the two lists of California exemptions.
In California, you can choose between two sets of state exemptions in bankruptcy (commonly referred to as California Exemption System 1 and System 2). (Learn more about California’s two bankruptcy exemption systems.) Each system lets you protect a certain amount of property and assets in Chapter 7