General Assembly Proposed Senate Joint
Resolution No. 13
January Session, 2021 LCO No. 2819
Referred to Committee on GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION
AND ELECTIONS
Introduced by:
SEN. LESSER, 9th Dist.
RESOLUTION PROPOSING A STATE CONSTITUTIONAL
AMENDMENT TO ALLOW SIXTEEN-YEAR-OLDS TO PREREGISTER
TO VOTE, REGIONAL VOTING CENTERS AND EARLY VOTING.
Resolved by this Assembly:
1 That the Constitution of the state be amended to allow (1) individuals
2 who have attained the age of sixteen years to apply for admission as an
3 elector such that they will be admitted as electors upon attaining the age
4 of eighteen years, (2) the establishment of regional voting centers at
5 which multiple municipalities may receive the votes of the electors
6 within such municipalities, and (3) electors to cast ballots at an election
7 prior to the day of such election.
Statement of Purpose:
To amend the Constitution of the state to allow sixteen-year-olds to
preregister to vote, regional voting centers and early voting.
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