The government is discussing with the Election Commission about the constitutional amendment needed, says the minister.
However, there is consensus on lowering voting age to 18.
This includes automatic voter registration and lowering minimum age to run for office, says youth and sports minister.
PAS MUKTAMAR | PAS Youth chief Muhammad Khalil urges the party to reach out to teens, who could be voters come GE15.
Voting age can only be lowered once the law is amended and it will 'take a long time', says EC.
The new youth and sports minister hopes this can be done before GE15.
MP SPEAKS | A Constitutional Amendment Bill 2018 can be just one stand-alone provision to lower the voting age from 21 to 18.
Lim Kit Siang's political secretary says no reason to deny youths involvement in the political process.
It will show that the people are well-educated and can make up their own minds, he says.