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Lok Sabha should create consultative mechanism for speaker to certify a money bill.

NDA's Aadhaar Bill stronger than UPA's on privacy: Nandan Nilekani

The Aadhaar Bill, 2016 clearly specifies that the biometric information captured will be used only for Aadhaar enrolment and authentication.

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Aadhaar bill is through after Opposition scores a few brownie points

The process of return of the bill saw an animated debate over why it was brought as a money bill. Since it was a money Bill, it could not be rejected or amended by Rajya Sabha.

Aadhar Bill passed in Lok Sabha, Opposition fears ‘surveillance’

Arun Jaitley rejects demand to refer Bill to Standing Committee; says legislation for targeted subsidy, details of citizens will not be misused.

Mislaid foundation

On the Aadhaar bill, the government loses an important opportunity to engage the Opposition.

Show Me The Money

In spite of attempts to dress it as one, Aadhaar bill is not a money bill.

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Opposition alleges Aadhar data could be used for 'mass surveillance, ethnic cleansing'

The United Nations had recently "misutilised" biometric data of refugees coming from Iraq and Syria to help certain countries keep a tab on them.

Suspecting ‘ploy’, Opp derails govt plan to table Aadhar Bill

A day after the Opposition embarrassed the government, forcing passage of an amendment to the President’s Address, it scuttled the government’s plan to table the Aadhar Bill in Rajya Sabha next week.

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