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What age is a minor in Michigan?

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Any age below 18, however 16 is the legal age of sexual consent.

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Q: What age is a minor in Michigan?
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What age can a minor move out in Michigan?

A minor cannot move out in Michigan. They can only move out when they reach 18.

In Michigan at what age does a minor have a say in living at home or with a relative?

In Michigan, a minor must live with their parents or guardians until they are 18 years of age. A minor can always hire an attorney and try to get emancipated.

What is the legal age of majority for Michigan?

You are a minor until you reach the age of 18.

What is the youngest age a minor can get married in Michigan?

Any age, with parental consent.

When can a minor claim a custodial account in Michigan?

18 is the age of majority in the state of Michigan for Custodial accounts. In order to receive the funds the minor & the custodian must submit a form to the company where the funds are held.

At what age can a minor work and receive pay?

In the State of Michigan a student can work at the age of 15 with a work permit from the school they attend.

What age can a minor child choose to live with the non-custodial parent in Michigan?

Age 18 see links below

If a mother is in jail in CA and minor child is living with Biological father in Michigan at what age can the minor child choose to live with maternal grandmother in Ca?

Age 18. Only Texas has that law.

Are you legally emancipated once you have a child at the age of 16 in the state of Michigan?

No. Becoming a parent does not emancipate a minor.

Can a minor enter a bar in Michigan if accompanied by a parent?

No. If the age for admission is 18 or 21, that is the cut off. A parent does not change that.

Can a minor own property in Michigan?


Can you move out and are you considered an adult when you're 17 and live in Michigan?

The legal age of an adult in Michigan is 17 not 18 as most believe.AnswerIn MI, the age of majority (the age at which you are considered to be an adult) is 18. Anyone under that age, who has not been emancipated, is considered to be a minor and is under the control and authority of their parents. Michigan does allow a person who is at least 16 to petition for emancipation. However, one of the requirements is: "the minor's parent or guardian does not object to the petition; or if a parent or guardian objects to the petition, that the objecting parent or guardian is not providing the minor with support"

Can a 17 year old drop out of school in Michigan without parental consent?

Michigan only requires attendance until age 16. However, as a minor they still require parental permission.

What is the age a minor can engage in substance abuse treatment without consent of a parent in Michigan?

In Michigan, a child the age of at least 14 can engage in substance abuse treatment without the consent of their parents. They can also request that their medical records be kept from their parents.

Can you move out of your house without your parents' consent at the age of seventeen in Michigan?

Legally no, as the age of majority for the state is 18. What can be done in such a situation depends upon the actions of the parents, the circumstances in which the minor left the family home, and where the minor is now residing.

At what age can a minor child in Michigan choose custodial parent when joint physical custody has already been established?

see links below

When can yu move out at the age of 17 in the state of michigan?

In Michigan, a 17 year old is not considered a minor because it states that a minor is someone age 16 or under. I moved out a while ago using this and CPS agreed that they couldn't do anything about it. You're free to move out if you feel like it, just be prepared for it. Get a good job to help you pay for yourself.

How can a minor get married with out parental consent in Michigan?

By growing up and not be a minor anymore. Or get emancipated.

What is the legal age of consent in Michigan?

The legal age of consent in Michigan is 16.

What is the legal age to sign a contract in Michigan?

You have to be the age of majority, which is 18 in Michigan.

Can you move out in the state of Michigan if you are 17?

The age of majority in Michigan is 18, with some exceptions. If a minor under 18 marries or joins the military they are considered emancipated, both events must have the permission of the minor's parents.

What is the legal moving age in Michigan?

At age 21. that would be the most mature age and legal age to move in Michigan.

What is the median age of Michigan?

According to, the median age of people in Michigan is 37.5 years of age (2007).

How old do you have to be to move out without parental permission in Michigan?

The legal age of majority in the state of Michigan is 18. What action the police or other authorities may take depends upon the parents or legal guardian of the minor and the circumstances.

In Michigan is there a statute of limitations on a criminal charge of minor in possession of alcohol?

The Michigan statute of limitations for a criminal charge of a minor in possession of alcohol is limited to the minor becoming 18 years old. Once the minor becomes an adult the charge will no longer be valid.