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H.R. 3110: PUMP for Nursing Mothers Act

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To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to expand access to breastfeeding accommodations in the workplace, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Carolyn Maloney

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 26, 2021
Length: 10 pages
May 11, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Passed House (Senate next) on Oct 22, 2021

This bill passed in the House on October 22, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.


8 Cosponsors (4 Democrats, 4 Republicans)

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Joseph Biden [D]: H.R. 3110 – PUMP for Nursing Mothers Act (Sep 27, 2021)

What legislators are saying

House Passes Maloneys PUMP For Nursing Mothers Act
    — Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12] (Sponsor) on Oct 22, 2021

Adams, Maloney, Congressional Maternity Care Caucus, & Black Maternal Health Caucus Celebrate House Passage ofPUMP For Nursing Mothers Act
    — Rep. Alma Adams [D-NC12] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 25, 2021

Amodei statement on the pump for nursing mothers act
    — Rep. Mark Amodei [R-NV2] on Oct 22, 2021

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute estimates new spending due to H.R. 3110 will be negligible.


May 11, 2021

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May 26, 2021
Ordered Reported

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Jul 22, 2021
Reported by House Committee on Education and Labor

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Sep 20, 2021
Text Published

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Oct 22, 2021
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 3110 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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