Browsing the "Legislation" Tag

Wyoming State House

Wyoming Blockchain Bill Proposes Issuance of Tokenized Stock Certificates

| Yogita Khatri

Lawmakers from the U.S. state of Wyoming have introduced legislation proposing the issuance of tokenized stock certificates using blockchain tech.

Colorado Senators File Bill to Exempt Cryptos from Securities Laws

| Yogita Khatri

Two Colorado lawmakers have introduced a new bill seeking to exempt some digital tokens from securities laws.

US Congressmen Introduce Two Bills to Prevent Crypto Price Manipulation

| Yogita Khatri

Two U.S. Congressmen have introduced bipartisan bills to prevent crypto price manipulation and boost acceptance of the tech.

US Lawmakers Push for ‘Blockchain’ Definition in New Congressional Bill

| Nikhilesh De

A bipartisan bill introduced to the U.S. House of Representatives this week proposes creating a "consensus-based definition of blockchain."

A Major Regulatory Effort Is Brewing to Revive the US ICO Market

| Nikhilesh De

More than 80 representatives from a variety of cryptocurrency projects and companies spent four hours calling for clarity around ICOs and tokens.

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.

Don’t Let the Crypto Circus in Congress Fool You

| Michael J Casey

Washington understands cryptocurrency better than this week's circus on Capitol Hill suggests, writes Michael J. Casey.

Malta Passes Trio of Bills as Part of ‘Blockchain Island’ Plan

| Muyao Shen

Malta's parliament has passed three bills on crypto assets and blockchain, in a big step toward its plan to become a "Blockchain Island."

Vermont

Vermont Governor Signs Bill Clearing Way for Blockchain Companies

| Stan Higgins

Vermont's governor has signed a bill allowing for the creation of so-called "blockchain-based limited liability corporations," public records show.

California Bill Would Legally Recognize Blockchain Stocks

| Nikhilesh De

California Senate Bill 838 would allow businesses to store, issue and transfer shares information on a blockchain.