State Fair of Texas (Texas State Fair), largest state fair in the U.S. supports breastfeeding and breast pumping mothers at the 24 day event. "Baby Care Centers are available for the convenience of guests. Over the past four years, three brand new Baby Care Centers have been installed. Electrical outlets are available in all the Baby Care Centers."
One next to the Children's Aquarium,
One in the new Guest Relations Building on the Midway
One near the Swine Barn and Backyard Steak-Out & Pizzeria.
Changing stations are located in all of the women’s restrooms and in the men’s restrooms located in Cattle Barn #1, both sides of the Coliseum, Embarcadero, the Midway, the Perot Museum, east of the Aquarium, 1st & MLK, and MLK & Coliseum. An area is also available in the Oak Farms Children’s Activity Center.
DATES: September 29th – October 22rd Starts the last Friday of September and lasts 24 days.
Section 7 of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (29 U.S.C. 207) is amended by adding at the end the following:
1:(r)An employer shall provide—
(A) a reasonable break time for an employee to express breast milk for her nursing child for 1 year after the child’s birth each time such employee has need to express the milk; and
(B) a place, other than a bathroom, that is shielded from view and free from intrusion from coworkers and the public, which may be used by an employee to express breast milk.
2: An employer shall not be required to compensate an employee receiving reasonable break time under paragraph (1) for any work time spent for such purpose.
3: An employer that employs less than 50 employees shall not be subject to the requirements of this subsection, if such requirements would impose an undue hardship by causing the employer significant difficulty or expense when considered in relation to the size, financial resources, nature, or structure of the employer’s business.