Current Legislation

2016-2017 California Legislative Bills

SB 63 (Jackson) – New Parent Leave Act

The New Parent Leave Act would provide up to 12 weeks of job-protected maternity leave and paternity leave for more California employees.

Fact Sheet

The bill passed out of Senate Labor & Industrial Relations and Senate Judicial Committees. The bill is currently in Senate Appropriations waiting a for hearing date.

ACTION: The California Work & Family Coalition is organizing Senate District visits. they are seeking breastfeeding advocates to participate in the district visit. This is a great opportunity to educate your State Senator how parental leave is a crucial breastfeeding support. Email with subject line Senate District Visit to participate.



2017 Federal Legislative Proposals


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