Introduced by Sen. Rebekah Warren (D) on November 12, 2013 To establish in law that a woman has a right to breastfeed a baby in a “place of public accommodation” or public facility. A woman would be entitled to “the full and equal enjoyment of the goods, services, facilities, privileges, advantages, or accommodations” in these places, and if denied them could sue for actual damages or up to $200 in “presumed” damages. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Government Operations Committee on November 12, 2013
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on November 14, 2013
Reported in the Senate on December 11, 2013 With the recommendation that the bill pass.