Digital Minister Taro Kono at his inaugural press conference in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan, September 14, 2023, 11:19 a.m. Photo by Tatsuro Tamaki Enlarge
Digital Minister Taro Kono at his inaugural press conference in Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo, September 14, 2023 at 11:19 a.m. Photo by Tatsuro Tamaki.
According to the Mainichi Shimbun on September 20, the government’s Personal Information Protection Commission on September 20 issued administrative guidance to the Digital Agency under the My Number Law and the Personal Information Protection Law in response to a series of cases in which savings accounts receiving government benefits and other payments were mistakenly linked to another person’s My Number and registered. Judging that measures to prevent incorrect registration were inadequate, the committee asked the agency to report on the status of its response by October 31. This is the first time that the Digital Agency has received such guidance. This is the first time that the Digital Agency has been instructed by the government agency in charge of the My Number Law.
Introduction of IC card readers that can be used for e-Tax, electronic vehicle identification, and My Number cards.
■ACS’s top 3 recommended card readers in sales
ACR1255U-J1 Bluetooth®NFC Reader/Writer
Mobile Card Reader
ACR1252U NFC Reader/Writer
Contactless Card Reader
ACR39U High Speed Smart Card Reader/Writer
Next generation contact smart card reader (adopts USB TypeA connector)
The ACS1252U and ACS1239U have been confirmed to work in the Electronic Vehicle Verification Operation Verification Test of the Electronic Vehicle Verification under the jurisdiction of the Automobile Bureau of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism.
ACS1251T, ACR1252-MW (WALLTE MATE)
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism List of IC card readers that have been confirmed to work with electronic vehicle verification
ACS card readers: Operation of reading My Number cards has been verified. (Microsoft Windows 11 64bit and MacOS 12.0 Monterey operation confirmed) Registered on August 22, 2023.
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