Wisconsin

Wisconsin

Public Breastfeeding Law

“944.20  Lewd and lascivious behavior.
(1) Whoever does any of the following is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor:
(a) Commits an indecent act of sexual gratification with another with knowledge that they are in the presence of others; or
(b) Publicly and indecently exposes genitals or pubic area.
(2) Subsection (1) does not apply to a mother's breast-feeding of her child. ”
2009 Wis. Laws, Act 148 “AN ACT to create 253.16 of the statutes; relating to: permitting a mother to breast−feed in any public or private
location where she and her child are otherwise authorized to be.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in
senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
SECTION 1. 253.16 of the statutes is created to read:
253.16 Right to breast−feed. A mother may breast−
feed her child in any public or private location where the
mother and child are otherwise authorized to be. In such
a location, no person may prohibit a mother from breast−
feeding her child, direct a mother to move to a different
location to breast−feed her child, direct a mother to cover
her child or breast while breast−feeding, or otherwise
restrict a mother from breast−feeding her child as provided
in this section.
SECTION 2.0Initial applicability.
(1) RIGHT TO BREAST−FEED. This act first applies to
acts occurring on the effective date of this subsection.
” (2009 AB 57)

Work Place Pumping Law

None at a state level.

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