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Full Text of SB0344  99th General Assembly



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1    AN ACT concerning health.
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
4    Section 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the
5Lactation Accommodation in Airports Act.
6    Section 5. Private place for nursing mothers.
7    (a) On or before January 1, 2017, the airport manager of an
8airport operated by a city, county, city and county, or airport
9district that conducts commercial operations and that has more
10than 1,000,000 enplanements a year shall provide a room or
11other location at each airport terminal behind the airport
12security screening area for members of the public to express
13breast milk in private that:
14        (1) includes, at a minimum, a chair and an electrical
15    outlet; and
16        (2) is located outside of the confines of a public
17    restroom.
18    (b) An airport that conducts commercial operations with
19fewer than 1,000,000 enplanements a year shall comply with
20subsections (a) and (c) of this Section upon new terminal
21construction or the replacement, expansion, or renovation of an
22existing terminal.
23    (c) Upon construction of a new terminal or the replacement,



SB0344 Enrolled- 2 -LRB099 03284 RLC 23292 b

1expansion, or renovation of an existing terminal, an airport
2shall provide a sink in any room or other location designated
3to comply with this Section.
4    (d) As used in this Section, "renovation of an existing
5terminal" means the repurposing of more than 25% of the space
6in the terminal.
7    Section 90. The State Mandates Act is amended by adding
8Section 8.39 as follows:
9    (30 ILCS 805/8.39 new)
10    Sec. 8.39. Exempt mandate. Notwithstanding Sections 6 and 8
11of this Act, no reimbursement by the State is required for the
12implementation of any mandate created by this amendatory Act of
13the 99th General Assembly.