Policy Number: 406.7

Policy: Breastfeeding

Date Adopted: 07/08

Revision Date:

References: MCA 39-2-215, 39-2-216, 39-2-217

Approved By: Robert A. Duringer, Vice President for Administration & Finance


In accordance with §§ 39-2-215 to 217, Montana Code Annotated, The University of Montana supports and encourages the practice of breastfeeding, accommodates breastfeeding needs of employees, and provides adequate facilities for breastfeeding or the expression of milk for the employee’s child.

It is an unlawful discriminatory practice to refuse to hire or employ, or to discharge or discriminate against an employee who breastfeeds or expresses milk in the workplace.

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