A bill looking to study the integration of blockchain technology into the recordkeeping and service delivery processes of the state, county, and municipal governments of New Jersey has been approved unanimously. The legislation has now been passed to the Governor’s desk, according to a press release on May 23, 2019.
Vainieri-Zwicker Bill Gets the Greenlight
According to an Insider NJ press release, a bill sponsored by two United States National Assembly Democrats, Valerie Vainieri Huttle and Andrew Zwicker (D-Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Somerset), has been approved 75-0-0 by the entire Assembly.
Specifically, the bill A-3613 aims to study whether a transition to a distributed ledger technology (DLT) based system for recordkeeping and service delivery would be beneficial to the…