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INFORMATION ABOUT THE ONGOING NOVEL CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK
Information from TN Dept of Health about the Ongoing Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

Breastfeeding Laws

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.

 

Download the Tennessee Breastfeeding Law Card in English or Spanish below:

Breastfeeding Law in Tennessee

La Ley de Lactancia Materna en Tennessee

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