44. Effect of application for interim order.

44.     Effect of application for interim order.

At any time when an application for an interim order1 is pending, no landlord or other person to whom rent is payable may exercise any right of forfeiture by peaceable re-entry in relation to premises let to the debtor2 in respect of a failure by the debtor to comply with any term or condition of his tenancy of such premises, except with the leave of the court3, and the court may forbid the levying of any distress on the debtor's property or its subsequent sale, or both, and