596. Powers of adjournment etc.

The application of the additional statutory powers of adjournment, stay, suspension or postponement to foreclosure proceedings in respect of instalment mortgages is considered elsewhere in this title1. Where the only claim is for foreclosure, there is a statutory power of adjournment; where the claim is for foreclosure and possession there is power, in appropriate circumstances, to adjourn the foreclosure claim, or adjourn the possession claim, or stay or suspend any order for possession or postpone the date for delivery of possession