According to the bill, which equates the force of an electronic document and the original, the information in electronic form, certified by an electronic digital signature, is recognized as an electronic document that is used on an equal footing with a paper document, the national portal Adyrna reports citing Kolesa.
According to the Civil Code, individuals and legal entities can submit an electronic document to government agencies through the digital document service.
"Once the law comes into force, it will be enough to provide an electronic copy of the certificate to confirm the identity of a citizen of Kazakhstan. Now they are available not only in eGov, but also in the mobile application of second-tier banks. The electronic version is available, "the statement reads.
Thus, if the bill is signed by the President, the country will not have to carry driver's licenses and technical passports.
National portal "Adyrna"