BECAUSE ALL BABIES DESERVES THE BEST WE CAN GIVE
Governor Sandoval signed Assembly Bill 113 into law June 1, 2017. The bill requires certain employers to make accommodations for nursing mothers in the workplace. If you’d like to learn more about what this new law means for our State and nursing mothers in the workplace read the full text of the bill here.
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In 2011, the Surgeon General issued a Call to Action2 which lists a hospital’s responsibility to assist women in their goal to successfully breastfeed, as it is in the hospital that women begin to fulfill their decision. The overall objective is to meet the Health People 2020 Breastfeeding Goals. This is the 2012 assessment report for Nevada Hospitals
Breast milk is the perfect food for your baby! It provides health and financial benefits for mothers and babies.
On March 30, 2010, a new law under the Health Care Reform Bill mandates an employer to provide a space, not a bathroom, in which female employees can express milk for their children as needed.