Security Issues :
Data is considered the new oil of 21st century. So for India to tap the full potential of data driven innovation and entrepreneurship, a comprehensive data protection regime for digital communications and appropriate institutional mechanism needs to be established. It is this light that Personal Data Protection Bill 2018, was released to safeguard the privacy, autonomy and choice of individuals and secure digital communications, infrastructure and services.
The Special Protection Group (Amendment) Act, 2019 received the assent of the President on the 9th December, 2019. It is an Act to amend the Special Protection Group Act, 1988.
The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed by Rajya Sabha on June 24th, 2019.