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Lactation Accommodation Law
California Department of Public Health WIC Breastfeeding Resources Website.
Breastfeeding Task For of Greater Los Angeles Resources: www.breastfeedingworks.org provides links for:
Making It Work Toolkit
The Making It Work Toolkit is an online resource for breastfeeding mothers returning to work or school. The toolkit is designed to provide assistance to breastfeeding mothers as well as tools and information for businesses and families
Maternal and Child Health Library
U.S. Food and Drug Administration: Breast Pump General Information
Other Helpful Websites
California Labor Code 1030-1033.2002: Chapter 3.8, Section 1030, Part 3 of Division 2 of the Labor Code
Minimum Requirements of the California Lactation Accommodation Law (PDF)
Break Time for Nursing Mothers Provision: Section 7(r) of the Fair Labor Standards Act Effective March 23, 2010, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act amended the FLSA to require employers to provide a nursing mother reasonable break time to express breast milk after the birth of her child. The amendment also requires that employers provide a place for an employee to express breast milk.
U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Fact Sheet #73 "Break Time for Nursing Mothers under the FSLA" and the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about the federal Break Time for Nursing Mothers Law.
Worksite Lactation Accommodation: California vs. Federal Lactation Law (PDF)
The Business Case for Breastfeeding: a well-researched program distributed by the Department of Health and Human Services that outlines manageable, flexible models for implementing or enhancing a worksite breastfeeding support program.
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Healthier Worksite Initiative:
U.S. Office of Personnel Management:
National Business Group on Health:
Sample Local Health Jurisdiction Lactation Accommodation Policies
Breastfeeding Task Force of Greater Los Angeles
American Institute of Architects, that collects and disseminates Best Practices as a service to its members:
Safe Storage and Handling of Breast Milk
Workplace Initiatives to Support Breastfeeding Women: