What age can a a child legally be home alone in California?

Answer Depends on your location. Usually it's 13. Phone your police department and ask.There are very few laws related to this. The key questions are: Is the child safe? Does the child feel safe? Does the... Read More »

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At what age can a child legally be home alone in Wisconsin?

Probably at 13, but is there really an age limit to be home alone in Wisconsin?Only two states have legislated a specific age to leave a child home alone, Illinois and Maryland.Generally speaking, ... Read More »

What age can a child be legally left home alone in Australia?

There is no law in Australia stating specifically that a child cannot be left home alone. However, there are a number of welfare laws which raise issues that should be adressed before you consider ... Read More »

What is California law on the age a child can be left home alone?

California law makes supervision of children a parental duty. Children must be supervised at all times and may not be left alone at any age. Penal Code Section 11165 defines child as "a person unde... Read More »

What is the legal age for a child to stay home alone in California?

There is no law in California that specifies the age. Legal Age The age at which a child can be left at home alone is only legislated in two states and California is not one of them. The legal che... Read More »