The Police Federation is disappointed at the decision to lower starting salaries, but acknowledges that the Home Secretary has honoured the process.
It says it will continue to engage on the issue.
Greater Manchester Police Federation tweeted:
Racting to the PAT ruling by the Home Sec, chairman Ian Hanson said: "The decision to ratify a £19K starting salary is very disappointing."
More top news
Dame Helen Mirren was forced to improvise during an awards acceptance speech as mic slips to down to half her height.
The Duchess will carry out her first engagement as Honorary Air Commandant of the Air Cadets after assuming the role in December.
Stars will entertain an audience of more than 100 million as they take to the Super Bowl half-time stage.