Breastfeeding In Public

Right to Breastfeed in Public

Civil Code Section 43.3

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a mother may breastfeed her child in any location, public or private, except the private home or residence of another, where the mother and the child are otherwise authorized to be present.

CalWORKS: Welfare-to-Work Requirements

Welfare and Institutions Code Section 11218

11218. Pursuant to Section 43.3 of the Civil Code, an applicant or recipient of aid under this chapter is entitled to breastfeed her child in any public area, or area where the mother and the child are authorized to be present, in a county welfare department or other county office.

 

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