California Lactation Accommodation Laws for Worksite and Schools
California Labor Code Section 1030-1033
Department of Industrial Relations: Rest Periods/Lactation Accommodation
Department of Industrial Relations: Lactation Accommodation
To file a complaint when an employer violates labor code section 1030, follow the directions here:
Bureau of Field Enforcement Claim .
To contact the
Labor Commissioner's Office , check frequently asked questions before contacting the office closest to your workplace by phone or in person.
Worksite Lactation Accommodation: California vs. Federal Lactation Law (PDF)
California Work & Family Law : Tools and resources to learn about your federal and state work-family laws and about how to access your rights when you need them.
Guide to the Rights of Breastfeeding Employees in California
Lactation Accommodations in California Schools A factsheet from the ACLU about parenting students' rights to lactation accommodation in California schools.
Federal Worksite Lactation Accommodation Law
From the U.S. Department of Labor:
Guide to the "Break Time for Nursing Mothers" Law
Where should you go for help?: A list of organizations to contact according to the type of support needed.
Legal Aid at Work:
Other Helpful Websites
California Breastfeeding Coalition: Workplace Lactation Accommodation
Making It Work Toolkit (PDF) : Helpful tips for breastfeeding when you go back to work.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration: Breast Pump General Information
Work and Pump : Mother-to-mother advice for moms working outside the home and breastfeeding. Message boards, news updates, and info for employers.