Breast-milk bill backers irked

March 31, 2010. Posted in: Blog Posts

Does anyone have more info on this Iowa bill? I believe the correct link to the part in question (House Amendment 8615) is: http://coolice.legis.state.ia.us/Cool-ICE/default.asp?Category=BillInfo&Service=Billbook&ga=83&hbill=H8615

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Breast-feeding advocates are bewildered that proposed changes to a bill intended to make the practice easier for women in Iowa would require advanced notification and notarized agreements. A proposed amendment to the bill in the House has some wondering whether the measure w…
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Breast milk bill dies Budget wraps up Legislature’s work ”

…A few key proposals died in the final hours Tuesday, including efforts to make government more accountable to the public and to allow mothers accommodations for expressing breast milk…”