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Bankruptcy and Diligence etc. (Scotland) Act 2007

New section 56G – Bankruptcy restrictions undertaking

17.Section 56G provides for bankruptcy restrictions undertakings (BRUs). A BRU is an agreement between the debtor and the AiB whereby the debtor is bound by specified restrictions without the need for an application to the sheriff. BRUs can last for the same length of time as BROs and have the same force and effect.

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