06RS SB106


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SB 106/LM (BR 1566) - T. Buford

     AN ACT relating to breastfeeding.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 211 to permit a mother to breastfeed her baby or express breastmilk in any location, public or private; require that breastfeeding may not be considered an act of public indecency, indecent exposure, sexual conduct, lewd touching, or obscenity; prohibit a municipality from enacting an ordinance that prohibits or restricts breastfeeding in a public or private location; exclude breastfeeding from the definition of indecent exposure, sexual conduct, lewd touching, obscenity, and similar terms; prohibit interference with a mother breastfeeding her child in any public or private location.


     HFA (1, S. Lee) - Amend KRS 29A.080 to discharge a breastfeeding mother from jury service.

     HFA (2, S. Westrom) - Amend KRS 29A.100 to excuse breastfeeding mother from jury service.

     Jan 20-introduced in Senate
     Jan 24-to Judiciary (S)
     Feb 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 10-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 16-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 22, 2006
     Feb 22-3rd reading, passed 38-0
     Feb 23-received in House
     Feb 28-to Health and Welfare (H)
     Mar 6-posted in committee
     Mar 9-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar; floor amendments (1) and (2) filed
     Mar 10-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 14-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 15, 2006
     Mar 15-3rd reading; floor amendment (2) ruled not germane ; passed 98-1
     Mar 16-received in Senate; enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
     Mar 17-enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House; delivered to Governor
     Mar 28-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 80)

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