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General Assembly


Raised Bill No. 443

February Session, 2018


LCO No. 2182



Referred to Committee on COMMERCE


Introduced by:





Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. (Effective from passage) The Department of Economic and Community Development shall conduct a study relating to all facets of blockchain technology. Not later than January 1, 2019, the department shall submit a report of the results of such study to the joint standing committee of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to commerce, in accordance with the provisions of section 11-4a of the general statutes.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

from passage

New section

Statement of Purpose:

To require the Department of Economic and Community Development to study blockchain technology.

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