Lactation Accommodation Laws

Both Federal and California laws protect your right to accommodations in the workplace for breastfeeding.

 

This does not constitute legal advise. Consult your own attorney

This does not constitute legal advise. Consult your own attorney

Federal Law

On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, which passed into law a provision of Representative Maloney and Senator Merkley’s bill, The Breastfeeding Promotion Act.

California Law

Labor Code:   AB 1025 was introduced by Dario Frommer (D-Glendale). The Lactation Law came into effect January 2002.

  • California Department of Public Health

    New In-Hospital Breastfeeding Data.

    Read more here!

  • Healthcare

    The Regional Hospital Breastfeeding Consortium (RHBC) meetings to provide ongoing support and guidance for staff from participating hospitals. Learn more

  • LA Convention Center-Breastfeeding Friendly!

    Learn more here.

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