Minister of Finance, Dr. Nigel Clarke says six billion of the sixty billion dollars ‘Serve Jamaica’ social and economic recovery programme will fund the purchase of COVID19 vaccines.
The National Identification and Registration Act, 2020 clearly states that participation in the scheme is voluntary for qualified persons. Only citizens and individuals temporarily residing in Jamaica are eligible to apply for the identification number (Section 4, Subsection 1, NIR Act, 2020).
January 5, 2020 Written by Tasha Ann Miller 🔴LIVE: Joint Select Committee is discussing the National Identification & Registration Act, 2020 A full report will be provided later as this is a key legislation in 2021 regarding identification registration and data security. In the upcoming report, I will explore how meaningfully clear the ‘voluntary’ aspect […]