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What is the legal age to move out of a parent's house without consent in Texas?


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2010-02-02 23:28:07
2010-02-02 23:28:07

At 18 you may move out legally, without being called a runaway. And while you can work at the age of 16, it is at 18 that you can enter into contracts - such as a lease for an apartment.

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a 16 year old can move out of parents house without consent. Yes, with a parents consent only!

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