17 year old currently lives with mother who will move out of the country in a manner of weeks. Her parents are divorced and her father also lives in another country. The 17 year old wants to move in with friends and finish school in Texas.
Get your mother's permission in writing. You'd better have an attorney draw this up
30-2604. Delegation of powers by parent or guardian.
A parent or a guardian of a minor or incapacitated person, by a properly executed power of attorney, may delegate to another person, for a period not exceeding six months, any of his or her powers regarding care, custody, or property of the minor child or ward, except his or her power to consent to marriage or adoption of a minor ward. A parent or guardian of a minor who is at least eighteen years of age and who is not a ward of the state, by a properly executed power of attorney, may delegate to such minor, for a period not exceeding one year, the parent's or guardian's power to consent to such minor's own health care and medical treatment.
Post this as a Nebraska question. Nebraska law governs.
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I don't know. Nebraska law would determine that question. When will the 17 year old turn 18? What does Mom think about this?
I am not intending this to be legal advice, because I don't know the particulars of your situation. Call me if you would like to discuss this or other isues.
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