Minnesota Age Requirements for Voting and Holding Office, Amendment 1 (1970)

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The Minnesota Age Requirements for Voting and Holding Office Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 3, 1970 ballot in Minnesota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure reduced the voting age requirement from 21 to 19 years, as well as provided an age requirement of 21 years to hold public office.[1]

Election results

Minnesota Amendment 1 (1970)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 700,449 54.58%
No582,89045.42%

Election results via: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library

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The text of the measure can be read here.

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