Reference on Registration of Children in the State Register of Population
371 448 children up to 16 years were registered in the RA State Registration of Population during January-May of 2011 by the territorial divisions of the Passport and Visas Department of RA Police.
By the result of the procedure the territorial divisions of the Agency of Registration of Civil Status Acts of the RA Ministry Justice has implemented state registration of 289 births (55 of them – in Yerevan) of 1-18 ages in the mentioned period by the omission of terms prescribed by the law. That is, those children never have had birth certificates.
It is also defined to require a compulsory reference on registration in the RA State Registration of Population during the reception of children in the first grade in the educational institutions in 2011-2012 in order to exclude the cases of not registered and without birth certificate children in the republic.
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