Christchurch International Airport in New Zealand provide 13 parent rooms throughout the terminal to help breastfeeding and breast pumping mums feed their infants. Each mothers room is equipped with changing facilities and other provisions so mums can tend to their babies needs.
In the main Check-in area, there are two parent rooms (to the left and right of the main doors) each equipped with a change table and shower.
In the upstairs Food Court, you’ll find a parent room with change table, feeding chair, microwave and shower.
The parent room located in Domestic Departures contains a change table, feeding chair, microwave and shower.
At Gates 3-14, you’ll find a parent room equipped with a change table.
In International Arrivals bag claim there are two parent rooms. The room closer to the baggage claim contains a change table, shower and feeding chair. The other room contains a change table and feeding chair.
International Departures contains a parent room with a change table.
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.