There is no curfew for a person who is 17 or older in the state of Illinois as of 2014. The Illinois Child Curfew Act applies to people who are less than 17 years of age.Know More
The curfew act states that any person under the age of 17 cannot be at any public assembly, building, place, street or highway between 12:01 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday or between 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. the following day from Sunday to Thursday inclusive. Curfew hours start earlier for minors ages 12 to 16 and even earlier for minors under the age of 12.
A violation of the Child Curfew Act is a petty offense and it is punishable by fines. Minors and their parents or guardians can be charged with violating curfew laws.Learn more about Law
According to LegalMatch, the legal age of consent in the state of Illinois is 17. However, it is illegal for adults over 18 who are in a position of authority over minors, such as teachers or coaches, to engage in sexual contact with anyone under 18.Full Answer >
Although Ohio does not have statewide curfew laws, different jurisdictions, such as the city of Columbus, enforce citywide curfew laws for minors, according to a report by NBC4I. Curfew laws may vary by city.Full Answer >
California curfew laws are regulations that forbid minors or those under the age of 18, from being outdoors in public places at certain specified times of the day. These laws vary by jurisdiction. For example, the cities of San Diego and Los Angeles require minors to be home between the hours of 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. Minors can be out during these hours if accompanied by a parent or guardian.Full Answer >
California has no state law regarding curfew, according to an article in The New York Times. However, different municipalities have city-wide curfew laws, such as the law outlined by the Los Angeles Police Department.Full Answer >