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Debt Arrangement and Attachment (Scotland) Act 2002

Section 28 – Alteration of arrangements for removal or auction

63.Section 28(1) prohibits the date of auction or removal from being varied, unless due to circumstances beyond the creditor’s or officer’s control. Any new date must be intimated to the debtor and to any other person in possession of the attached articles. Section 28(3) requires the new date to be at least seven days after intimation.

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