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of 18 May. August 2006,
laying down technical conditions and procedure for the acquisition and other
processing of biometric data contained in the data medium travel
Change: 75/2009 Sb.
Change: 83/2007 Sb.
Change: 206/2014 Sb.
Ministry of the Interior shall establish in accordance with § 61 para. 3 of Act No. 325/1999 Coll.
on asylum and on the amendment of Act No. 283/1991 Coll., on the police of the Czech Republic, in the
as amended, (asylum Act), as amended by Act No. 136/2006
Coll. pursuant to section 182 paragraph. 1 (b). (d)) of the Act No. 326/1999 Coll., on stay of
aliens in the territory of the Czech Republic and amending certain laws, as amended by
Act No. 137/2006 Coll., and in agreement with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
under section 20 (2). 9 of Act No. 326/1999 Coll. on travel documents and
Amendment of the Act No. 283/1991 Coll., on the police of the Czech Republic, as amended by
amended (the law on travel documents), as amended by Act No.
This Decree ^ 1) modifies the following a directly applicable regulation
Of the European communities ^ 2) technical conditions and procedure for the acquisition and
further processing of biometric data ^ 3) contained in the data medium
travel document with machine-readable data carrier and data with
biometric data emitted by a citizen of the United States ^ 4),
the foreigner's passport is machine-readable data and with data carrier with
biometric data emitted by the foreigners residing in the territory of the United
States ^ 5) and the travel document is machine-readable data azylanta
and with the data carrier with the biometric data emitted by aliens, which was
on the territory of the United Kingdom granted asylum ^ 6) (hereinafter referred to as "travel document")
including how to capture biometrics for people with unusual
anatomical or physiological conditions for facial image
or the acquisition of fingerprints on the right and left hand.
The biometric data of the applicant for the issue of a travel document (hereinafter referred to as
"the applicant") the authority competent to issue a travel document or
Embassy, with the exception of consular post maintained by the Honorary
the consular officer ^ 7), (hereinafter ' the competent authority ') when processing
applications for the issue of a travel document (hereinafter referred to as "the application") shooting form
the applicant's fingerprints and digital technologies.
(1) the applicant is scanned in the front view to the top in the Middle
the vertical plane of the face was an extension of the vertical plane
digital camera lens and the horizontal plane of the face
formed by extending the horizontal plane was eyes lens
digital camera and that his perspective was heading into the lens
digital camera. Facial image must comply with the technical
parameters based on the directly applicable European Community regulation ^ 8).
(2) facial image captures a neutral expression and the closed mouth, eyes
must be open and must not be overlapped by the hair.
(3) facial image into processes even if the storage media does not match the
because of the unusual anatomical or physiological assumptions
the applicant in full the requirements referred to in paragraph 1 or 2.
(1) from each hand shoots the imprint of a single finger. First, it scans a fingerprint
the index finger of the right hand. If it is not achieved the required quality of the impression
the index finger, gradually picks up the thumbprint, the third finger or ring finger
your right hand until the imprint does not comply with the required quality. In the case that
None of the fingerprints of the right hand does not reach the desired quality is selected
fingerprint, that has the best point rating specified for the imprint
finger with lower quality. Similarly for the left hand. Fingerprints
must meet the technical specifications referred to in regulation directly applicable
Of the European communities ^ 8), and must match the fingerprints taken
for the purposes of identifying immediately after the acquisition of fingerprints by the phrase
the first through fifth.
(2) if the applicant has an anatomical or physiological assumptions that
will not allow you to take a fingerprint of any finger of one hand, a fingerprint
only one finger to the second hand.
(3) If the applicant cannot, for the reasons referred to in paragraph 2 shall take no
fingerprint, no fingerprints.
(4) in the data medium is processed as an indication, the imprint of which finger was
taken, including information about the quality of the fingerprint.
(1) the biometric data taken under section 2 to 3a, where applicable, that
data carrier does not include fingerprints, will be used to create a data
the file that is attached to an electronically processed requests to
for the production of the travel document; the data file before you connect to
the application closes the protection code. The facial image is also applicable
for printing photos on a printed copy of the electronically processed
(2) the applicant shall confirm by their signature of the correctness and completeness of electronic
processed requests on the printed copy. The competent authority shall endorse the
electronically processed the request and the attached data file security
the code and the advanced electronic signature ^ 9) identifying a qualifying
official processing the request.
(3) protection and safety codes referred to in paragraphs 1 and 2 shall be allocated
automatically by the system for the electronic processing of the request. Running for
electronic processing of the application means the input processing part
the information system, which is under a special legal
prescription ^ 10) processed data for the issue of a travel document or data
about its holder contained in the application.
(1) the biometric data and their further processing must always guarantee the
the individuality of the captured data and their originality.
(2) a system for the electronic processing of the application may not communicate with the
any information systems, where appropriate, with other electronic media,
with the exception of the information system of population register and information
systems in which they are under special legislation ^ 10)
processed data for the issue of a travel document or data on its
holder contained in the application.
The competent authority procedures for verification of the accuracy of biometric data in the
the data medium with biometric data so that it is excluded any other,
even piecemeal operations with these data, in particular their
collect, store, the carriers of information, disclosure, modification of
or alteration, use, transmission, dissemination, disclosure,
storing, exchanging or combining.
This Decree shall enter into force on 1 January 2000. September 2006.
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1) is released for the implementation of and within the limits of the laws that have already been adapted to the
directly applicable legislation of the European communities.
2) of Council Regulation (EC) No 2252/2004 on standards for security features and
the biometric features in passports and travel documents issued by
by the Member States.
3) § 5 para. 2 of the Act No. 326/1999 Coll. on travel documents and amending
Act No. 283/1991 Coll., on the police of the Czech Republic, as amended
legislation (the law on travel documents), as amended by Act No. 136/2006
§ 111 paragraph. 3 of the Act No. 326/1999 SB. on residence of aliens in the territory of the United
Republic and amending certain laws, as amended by Act No. 135/2006 Coll.
§ 61 para. 2 Act No. 325/1999 Coll., on asylum and on the amendment of Act No.
283/1991 Coll., on the police of the Czech Republic, as subsequently amended,
(asylum Act), as amended by Act No. 2/2002 Coll. and Act No. 135/2006 Coll.
4) § 5 para. 1 and 2 of the Act No. 326/1999 Coll., as amended by law No 559/2004
Coll. and Act No. 135/2006 Coll.
5) § 113 paragraph. 1 and 2 of the Act No. 326/1999 Coll., as amended by Act No.
222/2003 Coll., Act No. 428/2005 Coll. and Act No. 135/2006 Coll.
6) § 61 para. 1 and 2 of Act No. 325/1999 Coll., as amended by Act No. 2/2002
Coll., Act No. 218/2002 Coll. and Act No. 135/2006 Coll.
7) section 20 (2). 2 and 3 of the Act No. 326/1999 Coll., as amended by Act No. 136/2006
§ 164 of paragraph 1. 2 (a). (d)) of the Act No. 326/1999 Coll., as amended by Act No.
222/2003 Coll., Act No. 428/2005 Coll. and Act No. 135/2006 Coll.
§ 61 para. 1 Act No. 325/1999 Coll., as amended by Act No. 135/2006 Coll.
8) Article. 2 (a). (c)) and article. 5 (3). 2 Council Regulation (EC) No 2252/2004 on
the texts of European Parliament and Council Regulation (EC) no 444/2009.
9) Act No 227/2000 Coll. on electronic signature and amending certain
other laws (the law on electronic signature), as amended
10) section 20 (2). 2 of the Act No. 326/1999 Coll., as amended by Act No. 136/2006
section 158 paragraph 2. 7 of the Act No. 326/1999 Coll., as amended by Act No. 135/2006 Coll.
§ 71 para. 6 of Act No. 325/1999 Coll., as amended by Act No. 135/2006 Coll.
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