In many Western countries the age of majority was 21 until about 30-40 years ago. In many countries it was felt that 21 was somewhat high and it was widely reduced, usually to 18. However, any age of majority is arbitrary. Moreover, as long as one is financially dependent on one's parents the age of majority is for many purposes rather meaningless. Obviously, others may have different views. Joncey
No, a 17 year old is still a teenager, however, if the child is emancipated they will be considered an adult with adult responsibilities
yes the age of majority is 18, you are an adult and have the responsibilities
In the US it is 18. It is then that you become able to own property, sign contracts, and have all of the responsibilities of an adult (except with regards to alcohol, until you turn 21).
That is the accepted age at where boys are considered mature enough to take on the religious responsibilities of an adult.
Jewish adult responsibilities
Because 13 is when a boy is considered old enough to take on the religious responsibilities of a Jewish adult.
There are no rights or responsibilities. The minor is now considered an adult capable of making their own decisions.
Absolutely. You are a minor, which means that you are not considered an adult, and you can be denied certain privileges and freedoms extended to adults.
No. The child is considered an adult and no longer needs to be in the custody of an adult.No. The child is considered an adult and no longer needs to be in the custody of an adult.No. The child is considered an adult and no longer needs to be in the custody of an adult.No. The child is considered an adult and no longer needs to be in the custody of an adult.
If your older than 18 tell them your becoming an adult and you would like to be treated like an adult and have the freedoms of an adult
A female is considered to reach the same level of mature intelligence at the age of twelve.A male is considered to be sufficiently mature to understand his responsibilities as an adult, and the consequences of his actions, at the age of thirteen.These are the ages of bar- and bat-mitzvah.
you are considered an adult at 18 in buddhism
You are considered a minor, but you could become an imansipated minor which would give you all the rights and responsibilities of being an adult.
Nowhere. You are considered a young adult everywhere at the age of 14. You are considered an adult at 18 everywhere. And a grown adult at 21.
what age are you considered a adult in brazil
you are considered a adult when you are 18
They are considered adult at about three years old.
A bar mitzvah takes on the religious responsibilities of a Jewish adult.
Obviously having a child as a minor forces you to take on many adult responsibilities, however the mere act of having a child does not necessarily make you an adult. Unless you decide to become legally emancipated from your parents (in which case you will be considered an adult) you will not be an adult until you turn 18, which doesnt sound that far away for you.
17 is the legal age to be considered an adult.
you are considered an adult at the age of !8 and older
There does not seem to be an official age limit for knighting, but it does seem that you must be an adult to accept the responsibilities of a knighted person. In general, a person is in their 30s before they are considered for knighthood.
This is when the boy takes on the religious responsibilities of an adult.
your parent or your grandparents has parental rights and responsibilities as a adult.
You are considered an adult in the state of Texas at age 17.