PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY CONCERNING FENTANYL AND FENTANYL-LACED SUBSTANCES

Breastfeeding Laws

mother breast feeding baby outdoors
Tennessee has laws in place to support and protect breastfeeding families:
 
TCA 68-58-101: A mother may breastfeed in any public or private place she is authorized to be.
 
 
TCA 68-58-102: Breastfeeding shall not be considered public indecency or nudity, obscene, or sexual conduct.
 
 
TCA -68-58-103: Local governments shall not prohibit breastfeeding in public by local ordinance.
 
 
TCA 50-1-305: Employers must accommodate breastfeeding mothers at work.

 

Click on the image above to download the Tennessee Breastfeeding Palm Card