Banks v (1) Tesco Stores Ltd and (2) Secretary of State for Social Security [1997] IT/18985/95

Reports relating to this case:

  • Maternity pay challenge rejected

    Date:
    1 September 1997

    The rules on statutory maternity pay (SMP) which deny payment to women whose earnings are below the lower earnings limit do not breach EC law, holds an Ashford industrial tribunal (Chair: D E de Saxe) in Banks v (1) Tesco Stores Ltd and (2) Secretary of State for Social Security.