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Act of Sederunt (Sheriff Court Bankruptcy Rules) 2008

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15.—(1) Where the sheriff is satisfied that–

(a)a debtor in proceedings under section 12 of the Act of 1985 is not represented by an advocate or a solicitor; and

(b)another person is able properly to represent the debtor and is authorised by the debtor to do so,

that person may represent the debtor in those proceedings.

(2) Any party may be represented by a person authorised under any enactment to conduct proceedings in the sheriff court, in accordance with the terms of that enactment.

(3) The persons referred to in paragraphs (1) and (2) may, in representing a party, do everything for the preparation and conduct of the proceedings as may be done by an individual conducting his own action.

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