Breastfeeding in the Workplace

In compliance of Labor Law, Article 7, Section 206-c, as enacted by A.B. 1060, L. 2007, and Section 4207 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Public Law 111-148, The Cape Vincent Community Library will provide “reasonable break time for an employee to express milk for her nursing child for one year after the child’s birth each time such employee has need to express the milk.”  The library will provide ‘a place other than a bathroom that is shielded from view and free from intrusion from coworkers and the public, which may be used by an employee to express breast milk.’ The library will not discriminate against an employee exercising this right.

Adopted: March 14, 2019