The AB 2658 of California, a bill requiring the establishment of a working group on blockchain technology, has approved both houses of the state parliament and will now direct to the governor for approval, according to public documents.
I would define blockchain as a "mathematically safe, chronological and decentralized" ledger and database, "and requires the Secretary of the Government Operations Agency to form a blockchain working group by July 1, 2019.
the account, the group should be composed of participants from both technological and non-technological industries, as well as personalities with experience in jurisprudence and representatives of privacy and consumer organizations.
The group should also include the Chief Information Officer of the State, the director of finance, or their nominees, a member of the Senate and a member of the Assembly.
By July 1, 2020, the group will have to present their study to the Legislature and "on potential uses, risks and benefits of the use of blockchain technology by the state government and California companies. "
The report should include recommendations instructions for changes to the definition of blockchain and for changes to other sections of code that could be influenced by the deployment of blockchain technology, in particular:
"(1) The uses of the blockchain in state administrations and in California; (2) risks, including privacy risks, associated with the use of blockchain by the state government and California companies; (3) The advantages associated with the use of blockchain by the state government and California companies; (4) Legal implications associated with the use of blockchain by the state government and California-based businesses […] "
Some other states have already signed laws on the law that form blockchain work groups. June, Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy signed the SB 443 into law, establishing a blockchain working group to study technology and also has the task of shaping a plan for "[foster] the expansion of Blockchain industry in the state. "
In May, the state legislator in New York proceeded to a similar project to create a blockchain task force.If created, the New York task force will prepare a report for the governor , the temporary chairman of the state senate and the chairman of the assembly by December 2019.