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

Answer 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 »

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

A child being abused can be any age from newborn and up until you become an adult not living in someone else's home.

If you divorce the spouse is his child still legally YOUR step child although YOU never legally adopted the child?

No, if the spuse you divorced adopted the children or they are his/her own, he/she gets possession of them by law, unless he/she is unable to care for them.

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

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 »

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 »