30 Jun '14, 10pm

California Legalizes Bitcoin and Other Digital Currencies - TIME

California Legalizes Bitcoin and Other Digital Currencies - TIME

California Gov. Jerry Brown looks on during a news conference at Google headquarters on September 25, 2012. Justin Sullivan—Getty Images Technically, all transactions using digital or alternative currencies had been illegal in California until Monday California lawmakers approved a bill Monday that lifted an outdated ban on the use of bitcoin and other alternative currencies, as more states seek to clarify and revise virtual currency laws. AB 129, which Governor Jerry Brown had signed on Saturday, will ensure that “various forms of alternative currency such as digital currency” will be legal in purchasing goods and transmitting payments, according to the bill’s text . The bill reflects the growing use of digital currencies, revising Section 107 of California’s Corporations Code that prohibits use of “anything but the lawful money of the United States.” “In an era of evolvi...

Full article: http://time.com/2942212/california-bitcoin-legalize/

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