Lawmaker Says ‘Tennessee Is Ready for Blockchain’ at Bill Hearing
Tennessee legislators say the state is "ready for the blockchain."
A bill introduced by Rep. Tom Emmer could clarify the status of digital tokens issued as part of a securities offering under securities law.
Now in its second year, the New York State Senate's Internet and Tech Committee has approved two blockchain bills, which now go to the full Senate for a vote.
Rep. Soto and Rep. Schweikert call for recognizing blockchain signatures as legal instruments in their new bill.
A bill proposed by an Ohio Senator would let the state legally recognize blockchain records and smart contracts.
California Senate Bill 838 would allow businesses to store, issue and transfer shares information on a blockchain.