527. Proceedings against a bankrupt mortgagor.

527.     Proceedings against a bankrupt mortgagor.

At any time when proceedings on a bankruptcy application are ongoing or proceedings on a bankruptcy are pending or an individual mortgagor has been made bankrupt, the court may stay any action, execution or legal process against the property or person of the debtor or, as the case may be, of the bankrupt1. Any court in which proceedings are pending against any individual may, on proof that a bankruptcy application has been made or a bankruptcy petition has been presented in respect of that individual or that he is an undischarged