Q: Is there a legal age limit for children to stay home alone in california?
A: No, there is not. The child should be old enough to be responsible, and the parents should be aware that leaving a child who is too young to take care of themselves could be a criminal act of negligence.
In general, teens are old enough to be home alone.
Additionally the question is for how long are they alone ? is a few hours? or a few days? those factors will also weigh in on whether or not the child is old enough to left alone.
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