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Debtors (Scotland) Act 1838

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Warrant to be subjoined to Sheriff Court Extracts

And I the said Sheriff grant Warrant to Messengers at Arms and Officers of Court to charge the said A. personally, or at his Dwelling Place [state what the Party is decerned to do ; if to pay Money, specify the Sum, Interest, and Expences ; or if to fulfil an Obligation, state the Nature of it, as in the Decree or other Document], and that to the said B. [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 Document or any Part be payable at a future Time add here,

the Terms of Payment being first come and bygone ;] and also grant Warrant in Satisfaction of the said Sum, Interest, and Expences to arrest the said A.'s readiest Goods, Debts, and Sums of Money; and if the said A. fail to obey the said Charge, then to apprize, poind, and distrain all 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, &c. [Extractor s Signature.] No. 7

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