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Debtors (Scotland) Act 1838

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Warrant to be subjoined to Extracts in the Court of Session, &c

And the said Lords grant Warrant to Messengers at Arms in Her Majesty's Name and Authority to charge the said A. personally, or at his Dwelling Place, if within Scotland, and if furth thereof by delivering a Copy of Charge at the Record Office of the Keeper of the Records of the Court of Session, [state what the Party is decerned to do ; if to pay Money, specify the Sum, Interest, and Expences ; or if to fulfil an Obligation, specify it as in the Decree or other Document,] and that to the said B. [specify the Name of the Person in whose Favour the Decree is pronounced] within [insert the appropriate Days] next after he is charged to that Effect, under the Pain of Poinding and Imprisonment, [if the Sum or any Part thereof be payable at a future Time, add here,

the Terms of Payment being always first come and bygone ;] and also grant Warrant to arrest the said A.'s readiest Goods, Gear, Debts, and Sums of Money in Payment and Satisfaction of the said Sum, Interest, and Expences; and if the said A. fail to obey the said Charge, then to poind the said A's. readiest Goods, Gear, and other Effects, and, if needful for effecting the said Poinding, grant Warrant to open all shut and lockfast Places in form as effeirs. Extracted [specify Place and Date]. [Extractor's Signature.] No. 2.

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