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Nation 26 Sep 2015 | 12:00 AM

MPs split over lowering voting age to 18

PETALING JAYA: Lawmakers are divided over suggestions to lower the voting age of Malaysians.

Nation 27 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

MCA Youth supports lowering voting age to 18

PETALING JAYA: The suggestion to lower the voting age from 21 to 18 should be seen as reasonable as an individual at the age of 18 is considered an adult in Malaysian law, says MCA Youth chief Datuk Chong Sin Woon.

Nation 08 Jul 2019 | 10:23 AM

Bill to amend Federal Constitution to lower voting age may be tweaked

KUALA LUMPUR: The government is expected to tweak the Bill to amend the Federal Constitution to lower the voting age to 18.

Nation 01 Aug 2018 | 12:00 AM

EC: Constitution must be amended to lower voting age

PUTRAJAYA: Lowering the voting age from 21 to 18 cannot be done immediately as the Federal Constitu­tion needs to be amended first, says the Election Commission (EC).

Metro News 29 Jun 2019 | 12:52 AM

Time to lower the voting age

THE imminent tabling of a proposal to lower Malaysia's voting age from 21 to 18 is welcome news.

Letters 10 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

Good grounds to lower voting age

A letter from MOHAMED MOKHTAR AHMAD BAJUNID.

A Humble Submission 25 Jun 2018 | 1:05 AM

Lowering the voting age to 18

It's time for the Government to take steps to amend Article 119(1) of the Federal Constitution to lower the voting age.

Nation 26 Sep 2015 | 12:00 AM

Federal Constitution has to be amended before changing voting age from 21 to 18

SEREMBAN: Only the ruling party can decide if the voting age should be lowered from the present 21 years, Election Commission chairman Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Mohd Yusof said.

Nation 03 Jul 2019 | 8:16 AM

Opposition to support 18 voting age Bill, only if there's automatic registration

KUALA LUMPUR: Opposition MPs will not support Pakatan Harapan’s Bill to amend the Federal Constitution to lower voting age to 18, if they do not allow for automatic registration of voters, says Opposition chief Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob.

Nation 03 Jul 2019 | 12:00 AM

Opposition: Pair lower voting age with automatic registration

PETALING JAYA: Umno has no issues with the government’s proposal to lower the voting age because the party had lowered its eligible age of membership to 16, said Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob.