ACA 8:

Lowering the Voting Age to 17

Author:

Evan Low

Amends the California Constitution to lower the voting age from 18- to 17-years old, giving youth a voice in the democratic process and to instill a lifelong habit of voting. ACA 8 is CLCV's only sponsored bill.

Bill info from the legislature
Issues: Voter Access

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CLCV Supported

Top Priority Bill

Top Priority Bill

Status:

Passed Assembly 57-16

VOTE EVENT: Assembly Elections & Redistricting Committee, June 19, 2019Status: Passed

vote key

PRO-ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION:ANTI-ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION:DID NOT VOTEDid not vote on good bill. Counted negatively.DID NOT VOTEDid not vote on a bad bill. Counted positively.EXCUSEDAbsent due to illness or family leave; not counted positively or negatively.

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