SMITH-HALVORSON-LIGHTFORD-MADIGAN,L-RONEN, TROTTER, OBAMA,
JACOBS, MOLARO, MUNOZ, DEL VALLE, SILVERSTEIN AND SHAW.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Nursing Mothers in the Workplace Act. Requires an
employer to provide reasonable unpaid break time each day to an
employee who needs to express breast milk for her infant child.
Requires an employer to make reasonable efforts to provide a room or
other location, in close proximity to the work area, other than a
toilet stall, where the employee can express her milk in privacy.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes language holding an employer harmless from any liability
for failure to provide a location in close proximity to the work area,
other than a toilet stall, where an employee can express her milk in
privacy if the employer has made a reasonable effort to provide such a
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0068
Last action date: JUL-12-2001
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 1
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