Hawaii Breastfeeding Leave

2011 Hawaii Code DIVISION 1. GOVERNMENT
TITLE 21. LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

378. Employment Practices §378-10 Breastfeeding.

Universal Citation: HI Rev Stat § 378-10 (2011 through Reg Sess)
[§378-10] Breastfeeding. No employer shall prohibit an employee from expressing breastmilk during any meal period or other break period required by law to be provided by the employer or required by collective bargaining agreement. [L 1999, c 172, §2]

L 1999, c 172, §5 provides:

"SECTION 5. Nothing in this Act [amending §378-2 and enacting §378-10] prohibits employers from establishing internal rules and guidelines for employees who may wish to breastfeed or express breastmilk in the workplace."

Cross References

Breastfeeding in public accommodations, see §§489-21 to 23.

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