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Debt Arrangement and Attachment (Scotland) Act 2002

Section 38 – Assistance to debtor

82.Section 38 allows the sheriff clerk to provide debtors with assistance in explaining the procedure involved or completing any forms which may be necessary in connection with any of the procedures in the Act.

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