The state does not have set emancipation statues. Due to the unusual age of majority the law does allow petitions of emancipation rights to be filed by a minor who is at least seventeen years of age. The general requirements are that the minor has completed the school year in which they reached the age of 17, are gainfully employed,live independently from their parents or legal guardian, and can provide supporting evidence to the court of being able to conduct their life without another adult's involvement.
If you drop out of school at age 17 in Pennsylvania, it does not legally emancipate you. You must petition the court and be emancipated by a judge.
By getting emancipated.
No, you need to be 18 or emancipated to legally move out. Or have your parent's permission.
The legal age of majority is 18. If you're 17 you need parental consent or to be legally emancipated.
You can if you have parental permission or if you've been emancipated.
No, you cannot move out without your parents' permission. The age of majority in PA is actually 21 (it's 18 in most other states). You could try to get legally emancipated by a judge. See the factsheet on this linked to the right.
The age of legal majority in LA is 18 - or you can be emancipated by the court at 16.
No she is not.
Generally, no. The age of majority is 18. Until you reach the age of majority, or are otherwise legally emancipated, you need your parents' or guardian's permission to move out.
No, you need parental consent or you must be legally emancipated. The age of majority is 18.
Pregnancy does no emancipate you. it's your age that that does that so if 17 is the legal age in your state , you are emancipated. Otherwise not.
By Pennsylvania law, if you are 17, you can legally have sex with anyone age 14 or older.
Being pregnant does not make you legally emancipated. Turning 18 or getting married removes the disability of minority.
Well you can get emancipated and the government will help you pay for an apartment, bills and other necesities once your 16
No, not unless they are legally emancipated (and emancipation by court order is rarely granted in any state)
There is no state where the age of majority is 17. A 17-year-old (unless they have emancipated) cannot legally enter into a contract.
The age of majority in Pennsylvania is 18. That is the age at which you can legally move out on your own. If you try to move out before that age, or run away, you can be reported as a runaway and forced to return home.
The age of majority in TX is 18. You cannot legally leave home prior to turning 18 unless you have your parents' permission or you have been emancipated.
in Texas you are a legal adult at seventeen you don't have to get emancipated
Yes they are until you are emancipated.
No. The age of consent is 18.
In Missouri, a child can leave home at the age of 17, and parents have no recourse. However, the parents are still legally responsible for the child until the child attains the age of 18.
you can be 10 and be legally emancipated and still have to wait till youre 18 to join... By federal law (10 U.S.C., 505), the minimum age for enlistment in the United States Military is 17 (with parental consent) and 18 (without parental consent).
No, the legal age of majority is 18. You would need to be legally emancipated.
Yes he is but he can not legally vote or drink yet.