817. Deceased person's estate administered otherwise than in bankruptcy.

Where the estate of a deceased person is insolvent1 and is being administered otherwise than in bankruptcy, the same provisions as may be in force for the time being under the law of bankruptcy with respect to the assets of individuals made bankrupt apply to the administration of the estate with respect to the respective rights of secured and unsecured creditors2, to debts and liabilities provable3, to the valuation of future and contingent liabilities