After 17 years all passports will disappear
In 2030 in Russia there will be only one identity card - an electronic card
Vladivostok. August 30. VOSTOK-MEDIA - The Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev presented samples of electronic cards that will replace paper passport in 2030. The presentation was held in the printing head of the Federal Migration Service Goznaka Constantine Romodanovskiy."in 2030 e-card will be the sole identification document of a citizen of the Russian Federation", - quotes RIA "Novosti" Romodanovskii. According to him, next year test regions for the treatment of new id cards will be determined, and January 1, 2016 will begin mass production of electronic cards. 2025 will have parallel circulation of two documents - electronic and paper.