answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

A Teenager CAN move out at the age of 16, if it has been okayed by a judge through emancipation.

i live in cananda my daughter has moved out 2 years ago and lives with her boyfriends parents and boy friend . iv given written permisssion because she doesnt want to live here.me her mother .shes informed me that i have noterise it and i dont want to,iv already gave permission .can you give me advise on it di i have to legally do that, angela

The legal age of majority in most of the states is 18. Alabama and Nebraska it is 19, Mississippi and Pennsylvania it is 21. Some states do allow minors who are at least 16 years of age to petition the court for early emancipation status.

Contrary to some people's notions, the emancipation process is not simple nor inexpensive. Specified state guidelines must be followed, in almost every state permission of the minor's parents or legal guardian is necessary.

A minor who leaves home w/o parental permission being given to another qualified adult caretaker, will be classified as a runaway or absentee minor, and be will subject to being taken into custody by authorities.

As to the issue of having written parental permission notarized, it is necessary for that to take place if the document is to be seen as "genuine", by a court. The parental consent document must also contain specifics pertaining to the care of the minor child and address such issues as financial support.

Yes, just make sure you dont get caught and make sure whoever you're living with will properly protect you and support you. Good Luck

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2015-07-15 21:04:40
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Can a teenager move out at age 16?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

Can a teenager move out of their parents' house at the age of 16?

No.


In Connecticut at what age can a teenager move out of their parent's house?

At age 16


Can a teenager move out of his or her parent's home at the age of 16 in North Carolina?

Only with parental consent.


Can a teenager move out at age 15 in Maine?

In Maine a teenager can be emancipated at age 16 and they must have a reason and be able to support themselves. A teenager can move out at a younger age if the are being sexually, mentally, or physically abused. In this situation a family member or grandparent would need to step in with the police


What is the youngest age you can move out of your house with parental consent?

I live in England and the age restricton for a teenager to move out without parental consent is 16. However this could vary wherever you are from.


Age a teenager can quit school?

16


How can a teenager move out at the age of 16 in North Carolina?

The age of majority in NC is 18, but you can petition for emancipation at 16. You must show that emancipation is in your best interests and that you are capable of supporting yourself.


Can a teenager move out of their parents house at the age of 16 in Louisiana?

Yes, if you have parental permission. Otherwise, until you reach the age of majority for Louisiana, you can be reported as a runaway.


Average age teenager working at McDonald's California?

Average age is 16.


What is the legal age for a teenager to leave home in Michigan?

16


In what state can you work as a teenager?

in every state, at age 16.


At what age can a teenager move out in Tennessee?

The state's legal age of majority is eighteen (18).

People also asked