Ukraine equated a digital passport to a paper one


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On March 30, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the law “On Amendments to the Law of Ukraine” On unified state register of demographics and documents confirming the citizenship of Ukraine, proving persons’ identity or their special status “

This is reported by UATV with reference to the Ministry of Digital Transformation.

302 People’s Deputy voted for.

The bill equates a digital biometric passport and an ID card in the Diia mobile application to ordinary passports legally.

The ministry adds that from August 23, 2021, Ukrainians will only have to have a digital passport in their smartphone for any life situation.

“Digital passports will be in use on the territory of Ukraine for identification and confirmation of citizenship, except for cases of crossing the state border, entering the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine and leaving it,” the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine.

Earlier, Ukraine prepared recommendations for protecting children in the digital environment

date 30.03.2021
categories Society, Technologies

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