453. Bankrupt's duty to give notice to trustee of increase in income.

453.     Bankrupt's duty to give notice to trustee of increase in income.

Where, at any time after the commencement of the bankruptcy1, there is an increase in the bankrupt's income, the bankrupt must give the trustee notice of the increase2. Such notice must be given within 21 days of the bankrupt's becoming aware of the relevant facts3.

If the bankrupt without reasonable excuse fails to comply with the above obligation, he is guilty of a contempt of court and liable to be punished accordingly, in addition to any other punishment to which he