To apply for an exemption, please complete the form below.Youth Law Exemption Request Form The Division accepts complaints for alleged violations of Colorado youth law.
10 to 25 years in prison with a mandatory minimum of five years if the victim is between age 10 and 16 and 10 years if the victim is under age 10.
The combined sentence and special parole must equal at least 10 years(1) Fixed term of 10 years with up to 10 years added or four subtracted for aggravating and mitigating circumstances or (2) if the offender actor is at least age 21, a fixed term of 30 years, with up to 20 years added or 10 subtracted.
Depending on the age difference of the people involved, having sex with someone who is underage can lead to criminal charges.
Even if no force is involved, statutory rape is prosecuted as sexual assault, which can result in felony charges and require registration as a sex offender.
The state board of education may administer the general educational development examination to any minor seventeen years of age or older who wishes to be considered an adult for the purpose of this article if such person is qualified to take the examination under the standards established by the state board of education. The FLSA is a federal law and its regulations do not permit the employment of minors in a variety of circumstances.