Only a couple of states have laws that specify the age when a child can be left
home alone, including Maryland (age 8) and Illinois (age 14). However, most ...
Oct 29, 2014 ... When is a child old enough to stay at home alone? ... The Age Kids Have to Be
Before You Can Legally Leave Them Home Alone ... years old should be judged
on a case- by-case basis but should not be left alone overnight.
... stay at home alone. How old should a child be to be able to stay at home alone
? ... At what age can a child be legally left at home alone? (See the chart below) ...
Aug 13, 2008 ... Exactly at what age a child is ready to stay home alone is a quandary ... New
York, like most states, has no law stipulating an age of aloneness ...
A state by state list of when it's legal to leave children home alone. ... age at
which children may be left at home alone, categorized by state within the U.S.
They are also wondering if their child is old enough to be left at home alone. ...
state law regarding the age when children may stay home alone or baby-sit.
Home Alone Age: 12 (Guideline) From Delaware's DSCYF: “While there is no law
in Delaware regulating an appropriate age for a child to be left home alone, ...
FACTORS TO CONSIDER BEFORE LEAVING A CHILD HOME ALONE ... there is
no clear legal definition as to what constitutes an unsupervised child. ...
Chronological age: Young children from 0-6 years should not be left alone for
Strange as it may seem, there's no set age for leaving children home alone. The
law simply says that you shouldn't leave a child alone if they'll be at risk.
And handled well, staying home alone can be a positive experience for kids, too,
... Every child is different, but at that age, most kids don't have the maturity and ...