Maternity Protection Act 1994

Interpretation of Part II.


7.(1) In this Part “the minimum period of maternity leave” has the meaning assigned by section 8.

(2) References in this Part to an employee are references to a female employee only.

(3) References in this Part to a pregnant employee include, as respects any time before the expiry of her maternity leave, an employee who was pregnant immediately before that leave began.