329 Debts to spouse [or civil partner]
329 Debts to spouse [or civil partner]

(1)     This section applies to bankruptcy debts owed in respect of credit provided by a person who (whether or not the bankrupt's spouse [or civil partner] at the time the credit was provided) was the bankrupt's spouse [or civil partner] at the commencement of the bankruptcy.

(2)     Such debts—

(a)     rank in priority after the . . . interest required to be paid in pursuance of section [328(4)], and

(b)     are payable with interest at the rate specified in section 328(5) in respect of the period during which they have been outstanding since the commencement of the bankruptcy;