Work & Family Policy Database
Time and Place to Pump
Subject: Nursing Mothers' Rights at Work
Statute/Code Cite: Me. Rev. Stat. Ann. tit. 26, Secs. 603(1)(A), 604
Summary: Private employers of any size must provide all female employees adequate break time and a place other than a bathroom to express breast milk at work, for up to three years after childbirth.
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