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Public Act 099-0228




Public Act 099-0228
SB0344 EnrolledLRB099 03284 RLC 23292 b

    AN ACT concerning health.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the
Lactation Accommodation in Airports Act.
    Section 5. Private place for nursing mothers.
    (a) On or before January 1, 2017, the airport manager of an
airport operated by a city, county, city and county, or airport
district that conducts commercial operations and that has more
than 1,000,000 enplanements a year shall provide a room or
other location at each airport terminal behind the airport
security screening area for members of the public to express
breast milk in private that:
        (1) includes, at a minimum, a chair and an electrical
    outlet; and
        (2) is located outside of the confines of a public
    (b) An airport that conducts commercial operations with
fewer than 1,000,000 enplanements a year shall comply with
subsections (a) and (c) of this Section upon new terminal
construction or the replacement, expansion, or renovation of an
existing terminal.
    (c) Upon construction of a new terminal or the replacement,
expansion, or renovation of an existing terminal, an airport
shall provide a sink in any room or other location designated
to comply with this Section.
    (d) As used in this Section, "renovation of an existing
terminal" means the repurposing of more than 25% of the space
in the terminal.
    Section 90. The State Mandates Act is amended by adding
Section 8.39 as follows:
    (30 ILCS 805/8.39 new)
    Sec. 8.39. Exempt mandate. Notwithstanding Sections 6 and 8
of this Act, no reimbursement by the State is required for the
implementation of any mandate created by this amendatory Act of
the 99th General Assembly.

Effective Date: 1/1/2016