Mississippi Legal Ages Laws
|Age of Majority||21 (§1-3-27)|
|Eligibility for Emancipation||By petition, no minimum age specified (§93-19-3)|
|Contracts by Minors||18 for personal property; ratification must be signed in writing (§15-3-11)|
|Minors' Ability to Sue||18 to settle personal injury claims; married minor may file in marital matters; court appoints guardian ad litem (§11-21-3)|
|Minors' Consent to Medical Treatment||Not specified|
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