Search Legislation

Bankruptcy and Debt Advice (Scotland) Act 2014


Schedule 1 (‘minimal asset’ debtors with few assets)

102.Schedule 1 is introduced by section 5(2) and introduces a new Schedule A1 (‘Debtors to whom section 5(2ZA) applies: application of Act’) to the 1985 Act to provide for its application to ‘minimal asset’ debtors. It includes provision for how that ‘minimal asset’ status modifies sequestration for the operation of the MAP, AiB’s duty to consider whether that status ceases to apply, the debtor’s right of appeal against such a decision and the modification of certain provisions of the 1985 Act where that status has ceased to apply.

Back to top


Print Options


Explanatory Notes

Text created by the Scottish Government to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Acts of the Scottish Parliament except those which result from Budget Bills.


More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources