At what age can you choose who you want to live with?

At what age can you choose who you want to live with?

While no law permits the child to choose their custody status, most California courts believe 14 years of age is old enough to express themselves and the reasons why they prefer one parent over the other.

How old do you have to be to live on your own in Oklahoma?

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Virtually all states set the age of majority at 18, which means people 18 and older are legally considered adults and are subject to all associated rights and responsibilities. But state laws also determine limits and rules for certain legal processes involving minors (those under 18 in Oklahoma and elsewhere).

How old does a child have to be to decide who they want to live with in Washington state?

18In both Washington and Oregon, a child can only choose which parent they'd like to live with when they turn 18 or are otherwise emancipated. Minor children are not considered capable of making such decisions for themselves and are not permitted to “choose” living with one parent over another.