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Can a Seventeen-Year-Old Leave Home?

This legal research guide provides information about Texas law regarding juveniles and the age of majority.

Practice Aids


Practice Aids at the Texas State Law Library

Below are some of the library resources aimed at practitioners that can provide further guidance on this topic.

E-books can be viewed by those who have signed up for a free library account with the State Law Library. Only Texas residents are eligible to sign up. Signing up is free.

If you are not able to visit the State Law Library in Austin, the print books listed here might be available at a law library near you or a public library near you.