Texas Law: Mothers Allowed to Breastfeed

For the record, breast feeing (in Texas) is upheld by state and federal law. It’s 2014, and breastfeeding is what makes us mammals who we are. (The word “mammal” has to do with our having mammary glands.) Yet, a lot of people aren’t okay with it. If you breastfeed, it’s your right. 

http://breastmilkcounts.com

Texas Health and Safety Code

 Sec. 165.002. Right to Breast-feed: A mother is entitled to breast-feed her baby in any location in which the mother is authorized to be. – See more at: http://breastfeedinglaws.uslegal.com/state-laws/texas-breast-feeding-laws/#sthash.NyJMtpHA.dpuf

This site, the Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite Program, helps foster mother-friendly worksites:

http://texasmotherfriendly.org/the-law

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