(a) The qualifying conditions

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(a) The qualifying conditions

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(5)     Conditions of entitlement to SSP

(a)     The qualifying conditions

There are three qualifying conditions if SSP is to be paid in respect of a particular day of sickness absence:


    (i)     the day in question must form part of a 'period of incapacity for work' (SSCBA 1992 s 152(1));


    (ii)     it must fall within a 'period of entitlement' (SSCBA 1992 s 153(1)); and


    (iii)     the day must be a 'qualifying day' (SSCBA 1992 s 154(1)) although, as explained at para [131], SSP is not generally payable for

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