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Emancipation and Ages for Moving Out

How old do you have to be to legally leave home in Texas?


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2005-10-25 20:15:08
2005-10-25 20:15:08

You would need to check with you local DMV to see if there are regulations. Here in NC if you have a NC drivers license you can go anywhere. But each states have their different rules about it. You may be able to leave as long as someone over a certain age is with you.


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She or he can leave home at the age of 17 yours old in texas. parents can not stop you. it is legal for them to leave.

A person can legally leave home at 16 years old with the parent assent or by himself at the age of 18 years old.

Legally, no. You can't legally move out until you are 18 years old.

No, a 17 year old teenager can not legally leave home in the state of Kansas. When the teen turns 18, they may leave the parents home.

no, you have to be 18 legally to leave home home or be forced out of your own home

16 to leave, 19 to not be considered a minor.

They can get their parents' permission to leave home. Or be removed by child protective serves.

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.

no legally you have to be 18 to runaway from home and not get in trouble

Assuming you mean leave home as in moving out, 18. You can move out younger if you are legally emancipated or with parental permission.

yes you can leave home BUT only with parent consent or LEGAL emaciation.

In Louisiana, the age where you can legally leave your child home alone is 12 years old.

Only with parental permission. If no permission you can leave at 18.

You can indeed ask you 18 year old child to leave your home. These individuals are legally adults that can take care of themselves.

right ,it's no safe to leave the child in home that they felt unsafe ,if you leave their in home, they will fell fear ,it will leave shadow on their heart and mind . == == No. You not feeling safe is obviously not enough to have you legally removed from your home. No. You not feeling safe is obviously not enough to have you legally removed from your home.

In San Antonio, Texas, you cannot legally leave home without the permission of a parent or guardian. If you want to leave home, you must become an emancipated minor. You would have to petition the court to do so and you would need to prove that you can take care of your self on your own. You will also need a legitimate reason for wanting to become emancipated.

Not legally. They have to have parental permission or be emancipated.

Only with parental consent.

To be able to move out ("leave home") from your parent's home in Oklahoma (without them being able to call the police or stop you legally) you must be eighteen.

Only with parental permission or a court order can a 16 year old move out of the parent or guardian's home legally.

No, if you leave home at age 17, the Police will not look for you because you are so close to being 18.

Can a 16 year old legally leave home without parents consent?

If your parents consent, you can move out. Otherwise you must be emancipated or reach the age of majority to legally leave home.

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