Legislation

ND
North Dakota’s Bitcoin Regulation Hits Roadblock in New Hearing
A proposal to study bitcoin regulation in North Dakota has reportedly run into some opposition.
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arizona
Arizona Bill Would Make Blockchain Smart Contracts 'Legal'
An Arizona legislator wants to amend state law to account for blockchain signatures and smart contracts, public records show.
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North Dakota Legislators Advance Plan for Bitcoin Regulation
Legislators in North Dakota are quickly advancing a measure to study how the state should approach regulating digital currencies like bitcoin.
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hawaii, tourism
Two Hawaiian Politicians Want to Explore Blockchain Tech for Tourism
Legislators in Hawaii are pushing for the creation of a working group dedicated to blockchain technology.
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Dubai's skyline.
Dubai Legislators to Discuss Bitcoin Regulation
Dubai’s government is laying the groundwork for developing legislation around bitcoin and digital currencies.
Dubai's skyline.

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ULC Close to Finalizing Model Digital Currency Legislation
An effort to create a template for digital currency legislation in the US could be finalized by the end of the summer.
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Swiss Lawmakers Take Steps Toward Bitcoin Regulation
Switzerland is moving to regulate bitcoin and blockchain tech.
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U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C.
Energy and Commerce Committee Talks Bitcoin in Congressional Hearing
A US Congressional subcommittee on commerce and trade held a hearing today on the subject of digital currencies and blockchain technology.
U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C.

Wyoming State House
Wyoming Lawmakers Seek 'Level Playing Field' for Bitcoin
A group of Wyoming legislators has introduced a bill that would ease a regulatory burden on money transmitters in the state that work with bitcoin.
Wyoming State House