Bitcoin Miners Protected By New Legislation In Arkansas State

Bitcoin Miners Protected By New Legislation In Arkansas State

The state of Arkansas has recently joined the ranks of other US states in passing a bill that seeks to regulate Bitcoin (BTC) mining. The Arkansas Data Centers Act of 2023 has successfully passed through both the House of Representatives and Senate and is currently awaiting the final approval of Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders. The […]

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