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Debtors (Scotland) Act 1838

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XXVOfficer to report Poinding within Eight Days.

And be it enacted, That the Officer shall, within Eight Days after the Day on which the Poinding was executed (unless Cause shall be shown why the same could not be done within the Period of Eight Days), report the Execution thereof to the Sheriff, in which Execution he shall specify the Diligence under which the Poinding is executed, the Amount of the Debt, the Names and Designations of the Debtor and of the Creditor at whose Instance the Effects were poinded, the Effects poinded, the Value thereof, the Names and Designations of the Valuators, the Person in whose Hands they were left, and the Delivery of the Schedule as aforesaid ; which Execution shall be subscribed by him and by the Two Valuators, who shall also be Witnesses to the Poinding, without the Necessity of other Witnesses.

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