March 19, 2003





ENGROSSED

HOUSE BILL No. 1510

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DIGEST OF HB 1510 (Updated March 18, 2003 11:06 AM - DI 106)



Citations Affected: IC 16-35.

Synopsis: Breastfeeding in public. Provides that a woman may breastfeed her child anywhere the woman has the right to be.

Effective: July 1, 2003.





Welch, Becker , Orentlicher , Duncan
(SENATE SPONSORS _ SIMPSON, DILLON)




    January 16, 2003, read first time and referred to Committee on Human Affairs.
    February 10, 2003, amended, reported _ Do Pass.
    February 13, 2003, read second time, ordered engrossed. Engrossed.
    February 17, 2003, read third time, passed. Yeas 87, nays 9.

SENATE ACTION

    February 24, 2003, read first time and referred to Committee on Criminal, Civil and Public Policy.
    March 18, 2003, amended, reported favorably _ Do Pass.






March 19, 2003

First Regular Session 113th General Assembly (2003)


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ENGROSSED

HOUSE BILL No. 1510



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning criminal law and procedure.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 16-35-6; (03)EH1510.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 16-35-6 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW CHAPTER TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]:
     Chapter 6. Breastfeeding
    Sec. 1. Notwithstanding any other law, a woman may breastfeed her child anywhere the woman has a right to be.