(e) Where a child resides with persons other than his parent or parents, a copy of the petition shall be served upon the person acting as guardian of the child in the same manner as service would be made on a parent. 103, 1; Code 1882, 1787a; Civil Code1895, 2495; Civil Code 1910, 3014; Code 1933, 79-501; Ga.
(f) The minor or a parent or guardian of the minor may appeal the court’s grant or denial of a petition for rescission of an emancipation order. The rights of a minor to receive any transfer of property or money pursuant to “The Georgia Transfers to Minors Act” under Article 5 of Chapter 5 of Title 44; under the Uniform Transfers to Minors Act, the Uniform Gift to Minors Act, or other substantially similar act of another state; or pursuant to a trust agreement shall not be affected by a declaration of an emancipation under this article.(2) “Minor” means a person who is at least 16 but less than 18 years of age.(3) “Parents” has the same meaning as set forth in Code Section 15-11-2. (a) Emancipation may occur by operation of law or pursuant to a petition filed by a minor with the juvenile court as provided in this article.(b) A minor shall be considered emancipated for the purposes of, but not limited to: (1) The right to enter into enforceable contracts, including apartment leases; (2) The right to sue or be sued in his or her own name; (3) The right to retain his or her own earnings; (4) The right to establish a separate domicile; (5) The right to act autonomously, and with the rights and responsibilities of an adult, in all business relationships, including, but not limited to, property transactions and obtaining accounts for utilities, except for those estate or property matters that the court determines may require a conservator or guardian ad litem; (6) The right to earn a living, subject only to the health and safety regulations designed to protect those under the age of 18 regardless of their legal status; (7) The right to authorize his or her own preventive health care, medical care, dental care, and mental health care, without parental knowledge or liability; (8) The right to apply for a driver’s license or other state licenses for which he or she might be eligible; (9) The right to register for school; (10) The right to apply for medical assistance programs and for other welfare assistance, if needed; (11) The right, if a parent, to make decisions and give authority in caring for his or her own minor child; and (12) The right to make a will.(c) The parents or guardian of a minor emancipated by court order are not liable for any debts incurred by the minor during the period of emancipation. (a) The duty to provide support for a minor child shall continue until an emancipation order is granted.
(Seal of court) ________________________________ Clerk (Code 1933, 79-504, enacted by Ga.