Washington Voting Age of 19, HJR 6 (1970)

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 17:21, 19 June 2012 by JWilliams (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Ballot measures
in Washington State
Seal of Washington.jpg
Constitutional amendments
Initiatives to the People
Initiatives to the Legislature
Statutes referred by Legislature
Veto referendums
Political topics on the ballot
LawsHistoryConstitution
A Washington Voting Age of 19, Proposed Amendment HJR 6 was on the November 3, 1970 ballot in the State of Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment where it was defeated.

Election results

HJR 6
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No570,43854.67%
Yes 473,029 45.33%

Text of measure

The ballot question was, "Shall Article VI, Section 1 of the state Constitution be amended to reduce from 21 years to 19 years the age at which an otherwise qualified person shall be entitled to vote and to remove currently inoperative language pertaining to the voting qualifications of certain citizens?"

See also

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Suggest a link

External links


References


BallotMeasureFinal badge.png
This state ballot measure article is a stub. You can help people learn by expanding it.