California Pushes Forward with Blockchain Legislation

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California Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill No. 2658 to study blockchain. “This bill, until January 1, 2022, would require the Secretary of the Government Operations Agency to appoint a blockchain working group on or before July 1, 2019. The bill would define blockchain. The bill, on or before July 1, 2020, would require the … Continue reading “California Pushes Forward with Blockchain Legislation”

BTC Donations in Political Campaigns Now Banned in California

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A new ruling has come into force from the California state’s political watchdog. Candidates who are running for public offices in the state will not be able to receive any donations in cryptocurrencies. No Political Donations in Cryptos The FPPC (Fair Political Practices Commission) for the Golden State voted 3-1 on Thursday and prohibited political … Continue reading “BTC Donations in Political Campaigns Now Banned in California”

OKCoin Gets Okay to Expand in U.S.

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Cryptocurrencies just got a shot in the arm thanks to the U.S. and OKCoin. Expansion in 20 U.S. States A year after OKCoin was forced to closed its doors in China, it’s now making a big comeback in the U.S.  In fact, it just received regulatory approval to expand in 20 states.  That will allow … Continue reading “OKCoin Gets Okay to Expand in U.S.”

Blockchain Bills being Sent to California Governor Jerry Brown

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Blockchain and cryptocurrencies are making big headlines in California. For example, in August 2018, a judge allowed a defendant to pay his $750,000 bail with “Bitcoin or any cryptocurrency.”  In April 2018, a 16-year-old girl sold her cryptocurrency tracking app to a state-based investment firm. Most noteworthy, California legislators have taken notice As a matter … Continue reading “Blockchain Bills being Sent to California Governor Jerry Brown”