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.
Article V of the Alaska Constitution was amended as a result of the successful vote on this ballot measures.