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Bill:CA SB 402 - Concerning breastfeeding and hospitals
Summary:Would require all general acute care hospitals and special hospitals that have a perinatal unit to adopt the "Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding" as adopted by Baby Friendly USA, per the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative, or an equivalent process recognized by the department.
Sponsor(s):Senator Kevin de Leon (D)
As of 10/14/2013: Signed by Governor Jerry Brown, Chapter 666, Statutes of 2013
As of 9/9/2013: Enrolled and presented to the Governor
As of 9/5/2013: Ready for signatures
As of 9/5/2013: Bill enrolled
As of 9/3/2013: Assembly amendments concurred in, ordered to engrossing and enrolling
As of 8/29/2013: Read third time, passed, ordered to Senate, concurrence in Assembly amendments pending
As of 8/7/2013: Read second time, ordered to third reading
As of 7/5/2013: Passed by Committee
As of 7/1/2013: Passed by Committee on Health, re-referred to Committee on Appropriations
As of 6/20/2013: Re-referred to Committee on Health
As of 6/20/2013: Bill amended in Committee, read second time and amended
As of 6/17/2013: Referred to Committee on Health
As of 6/3/2013: First reading, held at desk
As of 5/31/2013: Read third time, passed by Senate, transmitted to Assembly
As of 5/30/2013: Read second time and amended, ordered to third reading
As of 5/29/2013: Amended bill passed by Committee
As of 5/29/2013: Bill amended by Committee
As of 5/20/2013: Set for hearing on May 23, 2013
As of 4/23/2013: April 15, 2013: Placed on Appropriations suspense file, ie waiting until budget decisions made
As of 4/8/2013: Public hearing scheduled for April 15, 2013
As of 4/8/2013: Passed by Committee, re-referred to Committee on Appropriations
As of 3/18/2013: Public hearing scheduled for April 3, 2013
As of 3/4/2013: Referred to Committee on Health
As of 2/25/2013: May be acted upon on or after March 23, 2013
As of 2/22/2013: Introduced, first reading, referred to Committee on Rules for assignment