Michigan Compiled Laws, Chapter 722. Children § 722.1

Sec. 1.  As used in this act:

(a) “Minor” means a person under the age of 18 years.

(b) “Parents” means natural parents, if married prior or subsequent to the minor's birth;  adopting parents, if the minor has been legally adopted;  or the mother, if the minor is illegitimate.

(c) “Emancipation” means termination of the rights of the parents to the custody, control, services and earnings of a minor.

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