Texas, as do many other states, recognizes 18 as the "age of majority," at which point residents are legally considered adults (as opposed to "minors"). But Texas .
At the age of 18 a child becomes an adult. However, prior to the age of 18, a child can be be emancipated, or declared an adult in the the state of Texas.
If you have any questions about the legal the legal Age of Consent in Texas, please Thus, if an adult has sex with a minor below the age of consent, the adult.