Florida Legal Ages Laws
|Age of Majority||18 (§743.07)|
|Eligibility for Emancipation||If legal marriage occurs (§743.01); upon petition if 16 or older (§743.015)|
|Contracts by Minors||May contract for higher education financing if 16 or over (§743.05); may contract generally if married (§743.01)|
|Minors' Ability to Sue||By next friend or court appointed guardian (RCP §1.210(b))|
|Minors' Consent to Medical Treatment||If emergency (§743.064)|
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