President of Ukraine signed the Law Poroshenko №1601-VII “On Amending the Law of Ukraine” On Unified State Register of demographic and documents certifying the citizenship of Ukraine, identity or her special status “”, which allowed introduction to biometric passports fingerprint hands.
The press office of the President.
Under the law, prints fingers defined as the main biometrics person and vnosytymutsya on contactless electronic storage of documents for traveling abroad, which will identify a person crossing the border.
“The law creates a legal basis for vidtsyfrovuvannya prints fingers and making them into contactless electronic storage Ukraine passport for travel abroad, the diplomatic passport of Ukraine, Ukraine service passport, seaman, crew member certificate, identity card for stateless travel abroad and refugee travel document, “- said in a statement.
The document will ensure implementation of the recommendations of European experts on liberalization of the EU visa regime for Ukraine, said the press service of the President.