New bill being introduced in Wyoming to make cryptocurrency ‘permissable instrument’. Read here.
Implication that crypto exchanges will be able to satisfy MSB client money protection rules by holding customer bitcoins rather than equivalent amount in US dollars.
Main sponsor of Bill Rep. Tyler Lindholm, R-Sundance, is confident the Bill will receive 2/3 majority needed to be passed. (Good detailed discussion by Cointelegraph here and EconoTimes on policy matters here.)