EN 726-3:1994

Identification card systems - Telecommunications integrated circuit(s) cards and terminals - Part 3: Application independent card requirements

Publication date:   Aug 4, 2002

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90.60 Close of review   Dec 2, 2023


CEN/TC 224 Personal identification and related personal devices with secure element, systems, operations and privacy in a multi sectorial environment

European Norm

35.240.15   Identification cards. Chip cards. Biometrics



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This part of EN 726 specifies the application-independent characteristics of multi-application IC-cards and plug-in modules for telecommunication applications in order to ensure interoperability for telecommunication cards with the various systems and terminals. Mono-application cards are considered tobe a subset of multi-application cards. All common characteristics, necessary for the interactions between the card and the external world are defined.

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EN 726-3:1994
90.60 Close of review
Dec 2, 2023