New Congress, New Regulations: A Guide to Virtual Currency Bills
Note: This post is also published on the blog of the Government Blockchain Association, a membership organization for individuals, organizations, and policymakers that are interested in promoting blockchain related solutions to government requirements. It is intended to be a resource for learning about the future of regulation.
With more than a dozen bills introduced in the first three months of 2019, the 116th Congress seems eager to take on cryptocurrency regulation through a wide range of legislative proposals that will impact both virtual currency and blockchain technology. While none of these are sure to pass, a guide to current legislation could still be a useful resource to those in the blockchain and policy communities. This list will be periodically updated in subsequent posts. Additional analysis of specific bills and regulatory proposals will appear separately.
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