Laws change often, so it's important to educate yourself about the latest regulations in your state. Many states are much more relaxed when it comes to a minor getting her ears pierced, as opposed to getting her tongue split.
Unfortunately, not all tattoo artists or body follow the law.
Availability Available under RCW 26.50 (civil protection orders), RCW 26.09 (dissolution and legal separation), RCW 26.10 (third-party custody), and RCW 26.26 (paternity).
Definition “Domestic violence” means physical harm, bodily injury, assault, the infliction of fear of imminent physical harm, sexual assault, or stalking.
Graduated Drivers License Programs: Young drivers account for a disproportionate number of motor vehicle crashes.
In order to control this problem, each state has now adapted one or more element of a graduated drivers license (GDL) system, which requires a more rigorous learning period before granting young people between the ages of 15 and 18 a drivers license with full privileges.
(B) An adult who engages in an act of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor at least two years younger than the adult is liable for a civil penalty not to exceed five thousand dollars (,000).
Amounts deposited in the Underage Pregnancy Prevention Fund may be used only for the purpose of preventing underage pregnancy upon appropriation by the Legislature. In prosecutions under Section 261, 262, 286, 288a, or 289, in which consent is at issue, "consent" shall be defined to mean positive cooperation in act or attitude pursuant to an exercise of free will.
The person must act freely and voluntarily and have knowledge of the nature of the act or transaction involved.
Depending on where you live, your teen may be able to get a tattoo or a body piercing without your consent.
Each state establishes it's own rules about body art.
(2) The district attorney may bring actions to recover civil penalties pursuant to this subdivision.