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Bankruptcy and Diligence etc. (Scotland) Act 2007

New section 70D – Debtor’s duty to provide information

666.This section provides that a debtor, who is subject to an arrestment against the debtor’s earnings, must notify the creditor and, in the case of a conjoined arrestment order, the sheriff clerk of any change of his or her employer.

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