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U.S. Constitution - Amendment 26

Amendment 26 - Voting Age Set to 18 Years

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1. The right of citizens of the United States, who are eighteen years of age or older, to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of age.

2. The Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.

Notes for this amendment:
Proposed 3/23/1971
Ratified 7/1/1971
History

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