Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2017 - NOTIFICATION 7th July, 2017

THE UNIQUE IDENTIFICATION AUTHORITY OF INDIA - NOTIFICATION

Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2017 - (No. 2 of 2017)

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New Delhi, the 7th July, 2017: No. 13012/79/2017/Legal-UIDAI (No. 2 of 2017).—In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) and sub-clause (n) of sub-section (2) of Section 54 of the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies,

Benefits and Services) Act, 2016, the Unique Identification Authority of India hereby makes the following regulations to further amend the Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update) Regulations, 2016 (No. 2 of 2016), namely:-

1. Short title and commencement.-
i. These regulations may be called the Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2017 (No. 2 of 2017).
ii. These shall come into force from the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.
2. Amendment to Regulation 12 of the Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update) Regulations, 2016.-
i. In Regulation 12 of the Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update) Regulations, 2016, after the words “who are yet to be enrolled”, the words “or update their Aadhaar details” shall be inserted;
ii. Insertion of new Regulation 12A after Regulation 12 of the Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update) Regulations, 2016.-
“12A. Agencies requiring Aadhaar as condition for fulfilment of any obligation, etc. -
The Authority may require any Central or State department or agency which requires an individual to undergo authentication or furnish proof of possession of Aadhaar number as a condition for receipt of any subsidy, benefit, service or fulfilment of any obligation pursuant to any other Act or Rule or Regulation or order made thereunder, to ensure enrolment of such individual who is yet to be enrolled or update their Aadhaar details, by setting up enrolment centres at their premises."

3. Amendment to Regulation 21 of the Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update) Regulations, 2016.-

For the words “Public Sector banks” appearing in the Regulation 21 (1) of the Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update)

Regulations, 2016, the words “Scheduled banks” shall be substituted.

source: http://egazette.nic.in/WriteReadData/2017/177186.pdf

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