Alaska Legal Ages Laws
|Age of Majority||18 (§25.20.010)|
|Eligibility for Emancipation||16 (§09.55.590)|
|Contracts by Minors||May receive and give full discharge and acquittance for insurance payments up to $3000 if 16 or over (§21.42.290)|
|Minors' Ability to Sue||By representative, guardian ad litem, or next friend (CR 17(c))|
|Minors' Consent to Medical Treatment||If living apart from parents or if parent of child, minor may give own consent (§25.20.025)|
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