It is not illegal for a 15 year-old to date an 18 year old, but it is illegal for them to have sexual contact of any kind, and that includes kissing.
Can an 18 year-old be with a 15 year-old in Florida?
In Florida, it is illegal for an adult (someone 18 or older) to have sex with a minor (someone younger than 18), even if the sex is consensual. Those who break the law have committed statutory rape.
Can an 18 year-old date a 16 year-old Florida?
In Florida, the age of consent is 18 years old. This allows a minor who is age 16 or 17 to legally consent to sexual activity with someone between the ages of 16 and 23. In these cases, an adult can legally have sex with a minor.
Can a 16 year-old date a 19 year-old in Florida?
It is legal for a 16 year-old to have consensual sex with a 19 year-old in the physical boundaries of the State of Florida. Her parents cannot press charges for you doing so under these circumstances.
Is 17 a minor in Florida?
The Florida Age of Consent is 18 years old. Individuals aged 17 or younger in Florida are not legally able to consent to sexual activity, and such activity may result in prosecution for statutory rape.
Is it illegal to kiss someone under the age of 16?
Under this very broad definition kissing in the way you describe, could be deemed to be sexual. Even if someone wanted and was willing to be touched, if they were under the age of 16 then the other person could be committing an offence (yes, even if they are also under the age of 16).