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Proceeds of Crime Act 2002

Section 268: Recording of recovery order (Scotland)

354.Where a recovery order relates to heritable property in Scotland, section 268 places the clerk of the court under a duty to immediately send a copy of the order to the registrar of inhibitions and adjudications for recording in the register. This gives a clear public notice that the recoverable property now vests in the trustee for civil recovery and prohibits any other person having a claim on the property.

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