30 Aug '17, 2am

U.S. Lawmakers Aim to Protect Bitcoin Users from Government Harassment

A source close with the representatives tells the Daily Caller that the three officials are drafting legislation to protect citizens, as long as they meet regulatory requirements. According to the officials, some members of the U.S. treasury take issue with the framework but the drafts are being supported by Congress members with Libertarian ideals. The source explains that the lawmakers compile of two Republican House representatives, and the other is a Republican member of the Senate. The next few months of lawmaking is set to begin after this August’s Congressional recess, and the three offices aim to push the digital asset protection guidelines over the next few months.

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