Proyecto Modelo de Legislación para Registros Civiles en América Latina. Organización de los Estados Americanos, 2008

The fundamental objective of this model law is to generate a civil registration and identification system that allows for the universalization of civil identity through the inclusion of human rights’ standards, criteria elaborated by PUICA on the correct functioning of civil registration, the multicultural reality of our people, systems for the recovery of lost or damaged registry information, administrative problem solving systems related to registration, the protection of information, systems for the coordination among government entities, and the independence of the registration system.