Article 26. The legal capacity of minors aged fourteen to eighteen years.

1. Minors at the age of from fourteen to eighteen years make transactions, except for those mentioned in paragraph 2 of this article, with the written consent of their legal representatives - parents, adoptive parents or caregiver. A transaction made by such a minor is also valid upon its subsequent written approval by its parents, adoptive parents or guardian. 2. Minors aged from fourteen to eighteen years shall have the right to independently, without the consent of the parents, adoptive parents and guardian: 1) to manage their earnings, scholarships and other incomes; 2) to exercise the rights of the author of a work of science, literature or art, invention or other result of his intellectual activity protected by law; 3) in accordance with the law, make contributions to credit institutions and dispose of them; 4) to make small household transactions and other transactions provided for by paragraph 2 of Article 28 of this Code. Upon reaching the age of sixteen, minors are also entitled to be members of cooperatives in accordance with the laws on cooperatives. 3. Minors aged from fourteen to eighteen years shall independently bear property responsibility for the transactions made by them in accordance with paragraphs 1 and 2 of this article. For the harm they cause, such minors are liable in accordance with this Code. 4. If there are sufficient grounds, the court may, at the request of the parents, adoptive parents or guardian, or the guardianship and trusteeship body, restrict or deprive a minor aged from fourteen to eighteen years capacity in full in accordance with paragraph 2 of Article 21 or Article 27 of this Code.

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Links to other articles of chapter 3. Citizens (individuals):
Article 17. Legal capacity of a citizen.
Article 18. The content of the legal capacity of citizens.
Article 19. Name of the citizen.
Article 20. Place of residence of a citizen.
Article 21. Capacity of a citizen.
Article 22. Inadmissibility of deprivation and restriction of the legal capacity and capacity of a citizen.
Article 23. Entrepreneurial activity of a citizen.
Article 24. Property responsibility of a citizen.
Article 25. Insolvency (bankruptcy) of an individual entrepreneur.
Article 27. Emancipation.
Article 28. The capacity of minors.
Article 29. Recognition of a citizen as incapable.
Article 30. Restricting the capacity of a citizen.
Article 31. Guardianship and trusteeship.
Article 32. Guardianship.
Article 33. Custody.
Article 34. Guardianship and Trusteeship.
Article 35. Trustees and trustees.
Article 36. Execution by guardians and trustees of their duties.
Article 37. Disposal of property of the ward.
Article 38. Trust management of the property of the ward.
Article 39. Release and removal of guardians and trustees from the performance of their duties.
Article 40. Termination of custody and guardianship.
Article 41. Patronage of capable citizens.
Article 42. Recognition of a citizen as missing.
Article 43. Consequences of recognizing a citizen as missing.
Article 44. Cancellation of the decision on recognition of a citizen as missing.
Article 45. Declaring a citizen dead.
Article 46. Consequences of the appearance of a citizen declared dead.
Article 47. Registration of acts of civil status.