Breastfeeding Room Description Albert J. Ellis Airport in Jacksonville, North Carolina has a nursing room for mothers located in the terminal building on the non-secured side.
Airport director Chris White told MPH, the room has comfortable seating, a changing table, and outlet to plug in an electric pump for moms using them.
Their new, 67,000-square-feet, two-story, four-gate terminal, will be completed in fall of 2015 and will also feature a new family restroom with adjacent nursing mothers lounge according to the director.
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.