The Alaska Voting Age, Amendment 1
was on the August 25, 1970 statewide primary ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved.
| Alaska Voting Age, Amendment 1|
| Yes|| 36,590|| 53.96%|
Text of measure
The ballot summary said,
This provision amends Article V of the State Constitution which provides for a voting age of nineteen years. The amendment would permit persons eighteen years of age, or older, to vote in any state or local election.
Changes to the Alaska Constitution
The passing of Alaska Voting Age, Amendment 1 amended Article V, Section 1 of the Alaska Constitution.