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AGE OF MAJORITY ACT - SECT 4

Age of majority 18 years

    (1)     Subject to this Act, a person attains full age for all purposes of the law of the Territory when he attains the age of 18 years.

    (2)     A person who has attained the age of 18 years is not subject to any want of legal capacity by reason only of his age.

    (3)     Where, on the date of commencement, a person had attained the age of 18 years but had not attained the age of 21 years, the provisions of this Act apply to, and in relation to, that person as if he had attained the age of 18 years on that date.



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