agent of the child

Definition of "agent of the child"
  1. An individual, typically a parent, authorized by law to make decisions for a minor
How to use "agent of the child" in a sentence
  1. After the parental rights were terminated, the court appointed a guardian as the agent of the child.
  2. The mother, as the agent of the child, signed the enrollment forms for the preschool.
  3. As the agent of the child, the father decided which medical treatment would be best for his son.

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