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¿Massachussets tiene más de 40 leyes específicas para la lactancia materna, el cabello y la educación en el hogar? Esto es lo que creemos que deberías saber...

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Bonnie Watson Coleman (D)

Bonnie Watson Coleman (D)

Seeks to prohibit discrimination based on hair texture or style.

Adam Gomez (D)

Adam Gomez (D)

Wants to prohibit school districts from discriminating against braids, twists and locs.

Eddie Johnson (D)

Eddie Johnson (D)

Seeks to integrate telehealth in maternity care.

Danielle Gregoire (D)

Danielle Gregoire (D)

Outlines eligibility for donor milk. For example infants under 6 months with low body weight.

Antonio Cabral (D)

Antonio Cabral (D)

Hopes to make full day kindergarten mandatory.

Massachusetts Law

Massachusetts Law

An overview of school attendance and exceptions.

Massachusetts Law

Massachusetts Law

Sets 6 as the mandatory minimum school age.

James Eldridge (D)

James Eldridge (D)

Proposes free public higher education to all (including homeschoolers).

Massachusetts Law

Massachusetts Law

An employer can not discriminate against a lactating mother.

Corey Booker (D)

Corey Booker (D)

Seeks to prohibit discrimination based on hair texture or style.

Adam Hinds (D)

Adam Hinds (D)

Hopes to only allow licensed individuals to use the label "lactation consultant."

Bonnie Watson Coleman (D)

Bonnie Watson Coleman (D)

Wants to treat diapers as a qualified medical expense for tax deductions.

Christine Barber (D)

Christine Barber (D)

Wants to create a board of allied health professionals including a licensed lactation provider.

Antonio Cabral (D)

Antonio Cabral (D)

Wants to increase mandatory school-age from age 16 to 18.

Massachusetts Law

Massachusetts Law

Defines "child requiring assistance."Homeschoolers are not considered a "child requiring assistance."

Bradley Jones (R)

Bradley Jones (R)

Wants to allow homeschoolers to take the MCAS.

Massachusetts Law

Massachusetts Law

Mothers can nurse in public without retribution, except for a place of worship.