Part 5. Enlistment In Armed Forces of California Family Law Code >> Division 11. >> Part 5.
(a) Upon application by a minor, the court may summarily
grant consent for enlistment by the minor in the armed forces of the
United States if the court determines all of the following:
(1) The minor is 16 years of age or older and resides in this
(2) The consent of a parent or guardian is necessary to permit the
enlistment, and the minor has no parent or guardian available to
give the consent.
(b) No fee may be charged for proceedings under this section.