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Original inhabitants of the region include the Crow, Arapaho, Lakota, and Shoshone.Southwestern Wyoming was claimed by the Spanish Empire and then Mexican territory until it was ceded to the United States in 1848 at the end of the Mexican–American War.The state's highest recorded temperature is 114 °F (46 °C) at Basin on July 12, 1900 and the lowest recorded temperature is −66 °F (−54 °C) at Riverside on February 9, 1933.The number of thunderstorm days vary across the state with the southeastern plains of the state having the most days of thunderstorm activity.The main drivers of Wyoming's economy are mineral extraction—mostly coal, oil, natural gas, and trona—and tourism.Agricultural commodities include livestock (beef), hay, sugar beets, grain (wheat and barley), and wool.Wyoming is a dry state with much of the land receiving less than 10 inches (250 mm) of rainfall per year.Precipitation depends on elevation with lower areas in the Big Horn Basin averaging 5–8 inches (130–200 mm) (making the area nearly a true desert).
(a) Upon becoming eighteen (18) years of age, an individual reaches the age of majority and as an adult acquires all rights and responsibilities granted or imposed by statute or common law, except as otherwise provided by law.With increasing elevation, however, this average drops rapidly with locations above 9,000 feet (2,700 m) averaging around 70 °F (21 °C).Summer nights throughout the state are characterized by a rapid cooldown with even the hottest locations averaging in the 50–60 °F (10–16 °C) range at night.(b) A minor may consent to health care treatment to the same extent as if he were an adult when: (i) The minor is or was legally married; (ii) The minor is in the active military service of the United States; (iii) The parents or guardian of the minor cannot with reasonable diligence be located and the minor’s need for health care treatment is sufficiently urgent to require immediate attention; (iv) The minor is living apart from his parents or guardian and is managing his own affairs regardless of his source of income; (v) The minor is emancipated under W. 14-1-201 through 14-1-206; (c) The consent given pursuant to subsection (b) of this section is not subject to disaffirmance because of minority.(d) Any competent adult may enter into a binding contract and shall be legally responsible therefor. §14-1-202: Application for emancipation decree; effect of decree. 14-1-101(b), the decree shall only: §14-1-203: Application for emancipation decree; hearing; notice; rights and liabilities of emancipated minor; conditions for issuance of decree; filing of decree; copy to applicant.