IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
November 19, 2015
Mr. Merkley (for himself, Ms. Murkowski, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Markey, Mrs. Gillibrand, Ms. Warren, Mr. Wyden, and Mr. Franken) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 regarding reasonable break time for nursing mothers.
This Act may be cited as the
Supporting Working Moms Act of 2015.
Reasonable break time for nursing mothers
Section 13(a) of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (29 U.S.C. 213(a)) is amended by striking
sections 6 (except section 6(d) in the case of paragraph (1) of this subsection) and 7 and inserting
sections 6 and 7 (except sections 6(d) and 7(r) in the case of paragraph (1) of this subsection).