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State Smart Contract Legislation

| KJ Technology

Russia May Allow Crypto Trading in Upcoming Legislation: Official

| Daniel Palmer

As Russia's cryptocurrency bill inches towards being finalized, a government official has suggested that trading might be allowed.

US State of Nevada Passes Flurry of Blockchain Bills

| Daniel Kuhn

Nevada is becoming a blockchain powerhouse as it passes a suite of bills designed to promote blockchain adoption

US State Moves to Exempt Some Blockchain Tokens from Securities Rules

| Yogita Khatri

Rhode Island lawmakers have introduced a bipartisan bill to exempt blockchain tokens with a "consumptive purpose" from securities laws.

Wyoming Lawmakers Pass Three Bills in Boost for State’s Crypto Industry

| Yogita Khatri and Christine Kim

The U.S. state of Wyoming has passed several bills aimed to make the state a top destination for cryptocurrency and blockchain businesses.

State of Blockchains: Community Perspectives

| Peter Ryan

Every quarter, CoinDesk Research surfaces the key data, trends, and events with its State of Blockchains reports. As our research efforts evolve and…

Ohio Lawmakers Pitch Their State As a Future Hub for Blockchain

| Muyao Shen

Lawmakers in the U.S. state of Ohio say they are interested in blockchain – but they're still figuring out how to put that enthusiasm into action.

Ohio Becomes Latest US State to Legally Recognize Blockchain Data

| Wolfie Zhao

The U.S. state of Ohio has joined Arizona in legally recognizing data stored and transacted on blockchain.

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State-by-State Smart Contract Laws? If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It

| Amy Davine Kim and Perianne Boring

State-level legislation governing smart contracts in the U.S. would be redundant at best and could potentially undermine the growth of the industry.…

Georgia Becomes Latest State to Consider Bitcoin for Tax Payments

| Stan Higgins

Two state senators in Georgia have proposed a new bill that would allow citizens to pay their tax obligations in bitcoin.