[349A Arbitration agreements to which bankrupt is party]
[349A Arbitration agreements to which bankrupt is party]

[(1)     This section applies where a bankrupt had become party to a contract containing an arbitration agreement before the commencement of his bankruptcy.

(2)     If the trustee in bankruptcy adopts the contract, the arbitration agreement is enforceable by or against the trustee in relation to matters arising from or connected with the contract.

(3)     If the trustee in bankruptcy does not adopt the contract and a matter to which the arbitration agreement applies requires to be determined in connection with or for the purposes of the bankruptcy proceedings—

(a)     the trustee with the consent of the creditors' committee, or

(b)     any other party to the agreement,