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Federal/State:Michigan
Bill:MI HB 4733 - Breastfeeding in public
Summary:Among other protections, would allow breastfeeding in public places.
Sponsor(s):Representative Rashida Tlaib (D)
Status:
As of 5/17/2013: Printed bill filed on June 16, 2013
As of 5/16/2013: Introduced, referred to Committee on Judiciary

Federal/State:Michigan
Bill:MI SB 464 - Right to breastfeed in public
Summary:Among other protections, would allow breastfeeding in public places.
Sponsor(s):Senator Rebekah Warren (D)
Status:
As of 9/11/2013: Introduced, referred to Committee on Government Operation

Federal/State:Michigan
Bill:MI HB 5077 - Protecting the right to breastfeed
Summary:Would prohibit discriminatory practices, policies, and customs in the exercise of the right to breastfeed; would provide for enforcement of the right to breastfeed.
Sponsor(s):Representative Rashida Tlaib (D)
Status:
As of 10/11/2013: Introduced, first reading, referred to Committee on Health Policy

Federal/State:Michigan
Bill:MI SB 674 - Breastfeeding Antidiscrimination Act
Summary:Would protect a woman's right to breastfeed in public, workplaces, etc., among other protections.
Sponsor(s):Senator Rebekah Warren (D)
Status:
As of 12/16/2013: Passed by Senate, forwarded to the House, first reading, referred to Committee on Judiciary
As of 12/11/2013: Passed by Committee, Committee recommended immediate effect, referred to Committee of the Whole
As of 12/11/2013: Fiscal note produced
As of 11/15/2013: Reassigned to Committee on Judiciary
As of 11/13/2013: Introduced, referred to Committee on Government Operation