233 deputies outof 308 registered voted for passing the law "On Single StateDemographic Registry and Documents Proving the Citizenship ofUkraine, Identifying a Person or his/her SpecialStatus".
According to thelaw, the passport of the Ukrainian citizen is a documentidentifying a person and proving his/her citizenship of Ukraine inthe territory of Ukraine.
Every citizen ofUkraine regardless of age shall receive a passport of the citizenof Ukraine.
The passport ofthe Ukrainian citizen is issued to all persons starting from birthand regardless of age for every ten years.
The passport ofthe Ukrainian citizen will be made in the form of the cardcontaining non-contact electronic media.
Issuing of thepassport of the Ukrainian citizen is conducted by the main disposerof the registry.
The passport ofthe Ukrainian citizen is issued no later than 30 days after fillingout the application for its issuance or no later than 10 workingdays after filling out the application for expressissuance.
The passport ofthe Ukrainian citizen shall contain the following information: nameof the country; name of the document; full name of the person;gender; citizenship; date of birth; unique record number in theregistry; number of the document; expiration date of the document;date of issue of the document; authorized subject that issued thedocument; place of birth; digitized image of the face; digitizedsignature.
The passport ofthe Ukrainian citizen for trips to other countries will be made inthe form of a book the right fly-leaf of which shall containnon-contact electronic media and consist of paper cover, 32 pages,and a data page.