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History created when bipartisan voting approved constitutional amendment

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KUALA LUMPUR — July 16, 2019: The Dewan Rakyat created history today by passing an amendment to the federal Constitution to lower the voting age from 21 years to 18 with more than a two-thirds majority garnered through bipartisanship, with all 211 MPs present in favour of the Constitution (Amendment) Bill.



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