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Decree No. 59/2022/ND-CP dated September 5th, 2022 of the Government on electronic identification and authentication
Posted: 6/9/2022 9:04:21 AM | Latest updated: 13/9/2022 2:00:05 PM (GMT+7) | LuatVietnam: 5531 | Vietlaw: 578

This Decree provides for electronic identities, electronic identification, electronic authentication; electronic authentication services; rights and obligations of users of electronic authentication services; responsibilities of concerned agencies, individuals and non-person entities.

Accordingly, “Electronic identity” (hereinafter referred to as eID) refers to the body of information about an individual or non-person entity existing in an electronic identification and authentication system that makes it possible to uniquely identify that individual or non-person entity in cyberspace.

“eID account" refers to a collection of username, password or other authentication methods and is created by the electronic identification and authentication regulator.

This Decree takes effect from October 20th, 2022.

This Decree amends, supplements clause 1 Article 7 of Decree No. 45/2020/ND-CPstatus2 dated April 8th, 2020.


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