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parental con·sent

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  1. Parental consent

    Parental consent laws in some countries require that one or more parents consent to or be notified before their minor child can legally engage in certain activities. Parental consent may refer to: ⁕A parent's right to give consent, or be informed, before their minor child undergoes medical treatment. See informed consent for such legislation in general or minors and abortion for legislation relating specifically to abortion. ⁕A parent's right to give consent before their minor child undergoes body modification such as piercing or tattooing. ⁕A parent's right to consent to their minor child marrying before he or she reaches marriageable age. ⁕A parent's right to consent to their minor child engaging in a sexual act before he or she reaches the age of majority. ⁕A parent's right to be involved in their minor child's education, including the right to approve or disapprove of certain curricula, or to consent to extracurricular activity and field trips.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Parental Consent

    Informed consent given by a parent on behalf of a minor or otherwise incompetent child.

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How to say parental consent in sign language?

  1. parentalconsent


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of parental consent in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of parental consent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  • موافقة الوالدينArabic
  • Zustimmung der ElternGerman
  • consentimiento paternoSpanish
  • माता पिता की सहमतिHindi
  • consentimento parentalPortuguese
  • батьківська згодаUkrainian

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