(a) whether Government have received any request from Law Commission for linking of Aadhaar with registration of marriages to prevent fraudulent marriages and denial of subsistence to deserted women;
MINISTER OF STATE FOR LAW AND JUSTICE
AND CORPORATE AFFAIRS
(SHRI P.P. CHAUDHARY)
(a) to (b) The 21st Law Commission of India in its 270th Report titled “Compulsory Registration of Marriages” hasobserved that it would be desirable to have a centralized national portal for maintenance of records of marriage registration and if registration of marriage is linked to the unique identification number (UID), it would be possible to achieve universal tracing of records.
(c) The Government is yet to take a decision in the matter.
Focus Areas: Emerging Uses
Geography: All India
Date: February 9, 2018
Source: Ministry of Law and Justice