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Definition of a minor and a responsible adult

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Definition of a 'minor' - Section 17 of the Law Reform Act 1995 (PDF, 347KB) states that the age of majority is 18 years. Therefore, any person under the age of 18 years old in Queensland is considered a minor.

 

Definition of a 'responsible adult' - A 'responsible adult' is:

A responsible adult is the person who makes adult decisions on behalf of the minor. For example:

 

'Follow the Law' video

https://youtu.be/0yx_nvzLPWY

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 | by Galaxy Training Australia

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