Pathfinders prepared by the Connecticut Judicial Branch law librarians:
for Legal Aid:
Reports - Office of Legislative Research:
Sites with Information on the Rights of Minors:
Office of Legislative
Connecticut General Statutes
Sec. 1-1d. "Minor", "infant", "infancy", "age of majority", defined.
17a-688. (Formerly Sec. 19a-126h)
(d) Minors, consent to treatment and liability for
19a-14c. Provision of outpatient
mental health treatment to minors without parental consent.
19a-216. (Formerly Sec. 19-89a).
Examination and treatment of minor for venereal disease. Confidentiality.
Liability for costs.
19a-285. (Formerly Sec.
19-142a). Consent by minor to medical, dental, health or hospital services for
General consent required for HIV-related
testing. Counseling requirements. Exceptions.
19a-592. Testing and treatment
of minor for HIV or AIDS. Confidentiality. Liability for costs.
Chapter 368y -
counseling for minors required. Medical emergency exception.
- Employment Regulations:
See Sections 31-12-31-25.
Chapter 815j -
Dissolution of Marriage, Legal Separation
Capacity of minor to prosecute or defend.
Sec. 46b-54. Counsel for minor children. Duties.
Sec. 46b-56. Access to records of minor child by
noncustodial parent. Orders re therapy, counseling and drug or
Chapter 815t - Juvenile
Chapter 925 - Statutory Rights of Actions and Defenses
Connecticut Practice Book