Q: Can a 19 year old sign legal documents in Puerto Rico?
Hello and thank you for using Justia. As a general rule of law unless that 19 year old has been legally emancipated, he/she cannot sign legal documents by themselves since they are still under age 21 when they become a consenting adult. A person is considered a minor until age 21under the laws of Puerto Rico. However there are exceptions to this rule such as federal college school loans and military to name a few.
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