At the moment, they can take part in all Scottish elections, and over a-hundred-thousand’re believed to have voted in the 2014 independence referendum.
Danielle Rowley MP led a Westminster Hall debate on the issue last week and claims most MP’s would back her call.
The Midlothian representative said: “When I first entered this place following the election in June, it was not my first time in the Chamber.
“In fact, I first sat on the green Benches in October 2009.
“I came here as part of a Youth Parliament delegation, debating the issues of the day and calling on Members to lower the voting age to 16.
“I have not stopped campaigning on the issue since.
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