WAC 170-296A-7150: Breast Milk

Link to law: http://apps.leg.wa.gov/wac/default.aspx?cite=170-296A-7150
Published: 2015

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WACs > Title 170 > Chapter 170-296A > Section 170-296A-7150



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WAC 170-296A-7150

Breast milk.

When breast milk is provided for a child, the licensee must:
(1) For breast milk to be used on the day received, refrigerate and label the breast milk container;
(2) If the breast milk is to be frozen, label the container with the child's name and date the milk was brought to the child care. The licensee must:
(a) Store frozen breast milk at ten degrees Fahrenheit or less;
(b) Keep frozen breast milk not more than two weeks;
(c) Use frozen breast milk within twenty-four hours after thawing;
(d) Thaw breast milk in the refrigerator, under warm running water, or in a container with warm water that is not more than one hundred twenty degrees Fahrenheit; and
(e) Never thaw or heat breast milk in a microwave oven or on the stove.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 43.215.060, 43.215.070, and chapter 43.215 RCW. WSR 11-23-068, § 170-296A-7150, filed 11/14/11, effective 3/31/12.]