Turning 18 in Maryland

Logo: The Parents' Place of Maryland
Source: The Parents' Place of Maryland
Publication Date: May 2024

Your child is considered an adult when they turn 18. So what does this mean? Use this fact sheet to learn about the laws that surround your child when they turn 18; read examples of new rights and responsibilities that are possible after your child turns 18; get ready for what you must do next; and learn about alternatives to guardianship.

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