The goal is to prevent teens from engaging in bullying, vandalism, underage drinking and other dangerous activities, and breaking the law could lead to a misdemeanor charge, fines or even jail time.
Such rules exist in Virginia, Illinois, Mississippi, South Carolina and Maryland, according to The Associated Press.
However, kids in Atlanta and throughout the state can roam the streets freely. There are no laws in place that make it illegal for them to trick-or-treat.
But should there be an age-limit in place? Cast your vote in the poll below.
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