Illinois Lawmakers Pass Bill Forming Blockchain Task Force
Lawmakers in Illinois have passed a bill to create an intergovernmental working group that will study public sector applications of blockchain.
Three U.S. states – Illinois, Arizona and Georgia – are now actively considering bills to allow tax payments made in cryptocurrency.
An Illinois government task force is eyeing blockchain tech in the management of state citizens' identification and tokenizing public sector assets.
With the new year Illinois became the latest state to recognize smart contracts and other blockchain-based records as legal instruments.
Illinois' state government has launched a new blockchain pilot focused on the digitization of new birth certificates.
The state of Illinois is expanding its work with blockchain to include possible healthcare applications through a newly announced partnership.