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English definition of “statutory paternity pay”

statutory paternity pay

noun [U]
 
 
( abbreviation SPP) LAW, HR, WORKPLACE
money that must by law be paid to the father of a new baby while he is away from his job: Most employees will be entitled to statutory paternity pay of £100 a week. →  Compare statutory maternity pay
(Definition of statutory paternity pay from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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