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Shared Parental Leave Plans announced.

The Children and Families Bill 2012-13 was introduced in the House of Commons on 4 February 2013. The Bill will introduce a new system of shared parental leave. Under this system, an eligible mother will continue to receive 52 weeks’ … Continue reading

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Parents to share maternity leave under the new proposals announced by the Government.

New fathers will be able to share maternity leave and pay with mothers under controversial plans to be announced later this month by David Cameron and Nick Clegg. Under the plans, fathers will be able to take time off work … Continue reading

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Increase in Unpaid Parental Leave Delayed Until 2013

The Government has confirmed that it will not be implementing its proposed increase to unpaid parental leave this March as expected. Parents of children up to the age of five are currently entitled to a minimum unpaid parental leave provision … Continue reading

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