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David reynolds
Posted on 28 Dec 2004 4:46 pm

The proposed ID card scheme will not contribute to the "required"* biometric passport it only adds to the cost, massively. The actual requirement is far less costly to implement that what the Government want to spend our money on.
*In fact the far less ambitious plans for the EU biometric passport have already been determined to be unworkable by a technical committee set up to do the feasability study for the Council of Ministers.

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