STATE WORKING GROUP

 

As states begin to regulate digital currencies and assets, the State Working Group is advocating for both consistency and efficiency in the creation and application of new state and local laws and regulations.

 

To join the State Working Group and for more information, please contact policy (at) digitalchamber.org

Actions and Milestones:

 

February 19, 2016: Chamber participates in Uniform Law Commission Study Committee, Regulation of Virtual Currency Businesses Act, Palo Alto, CA

 

December 2015: Successfully led and drove engagement with North Carolina Commissioner of Banks, which lead to regulatory guidance that exempts a host of blockchain technology models from onerous money transmitter regulation

Press Release: North Carolina Embraces Blockchain Technology

 

Sept 17, 2015: Chamber provides comments to New Hampshire Ways and Means Committee hearing on HB552-FN

 

July 2015: Joins California Digital Currency Coalition to provide guidance on AB-1326

 

February 25, 2015: Submits Regulatory Proposal to NYDFS in “BitLicense” Rulemaking

Chamber of Digital Commerce Comments

 

Feb 16, 2015: Submits comments to CSBS Draft Model Regulatory Framework for Virtual Currency

Chamber of Digital Commerce Comments

 

Aug 6, 2014: Chamber launches petition seeking support for extension of NYDFS BitLicense comment period — on Aug 21, 2015 DFS granted a 45-day extension doubling the comment period

Chamber Statement

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