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(4) The definition of 'wages or salary'

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(4) The definition of 'wages or salary'

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(4)     The definition of 'wages or salary'

As noted above, the statement has to set out the gross and net amounts of 'wages or salary'. The phrase 'wages or salary' is not defined. There is a definition of wages in ERA 1996 s 27 (see para [338] ff) but this is expressed to apply solely to the provisions on unauthorised deductions from wages contained in Part II of the Act; it does not apply in this context. Nonetheless, should case law interpreting the s 27 definition be read across into s 8? It is submitted that

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