May 21, 2013
Teen vote law comes into force
The teen vote law, given the nod yesterday by Lower House lawmakers and President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, was made official today and signed into the Official Gazette by way of decree 2106/2012.
The Lower House passed the law on Wednesday, which enables teenagers between the age of 16 and 18 the chance to vote in future national elections.
Cabinet Chief Juan Manuel Abal Medina and Interior and Transport Minister Florencio Randazzo also signed the decree published today.