Council for the Advancement of Blockchain Technology Use

Council for the Advancement of Blockchain Technology Use

The Colorado Council for the Advancement of Blockchain Technology Use was created and appointed by Governor John Hickenlooper and continued under Governor Jared Polis. The goal of the Council was to assist the state in meeting the challenge and promise of blockchain, by providing a legal framework to support blockchain technology and support for government use cases of the technology. The Council was in operation from July 2018-June 2019.

July 2019 Blockchain Council Report

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<br>Transition by Agency

Following the conclusion of the Council’s term, its work transitioned to a consortium of state agencies who will contribute to the continued adoption and expansion of this disruptive technology in partnership with the State’s new Blockchain Solution Architect, Thaddeus Batt.

Potential Topics to be addressed

  • Policy and regulatory clarity surrounding Securities Laws, Money Transmission Licenses and other topics
  • Banking services and support

Agency Leads

Industry Leads

Colorado Blockchain Slack Channel: #stateofco-DORA

Events

Potential Topic to be addressed

Blockchain technology solutions for state government

Agency Lead

Industry Leads

Colorado Blockchain Slack Channel: #stateofco-OIT

Events

Potential Topics to be addressed

  • Clarity on taxation of digital assets
  • Ability to pay taxes using cryptocurrency

Agency Leads

Industry Leads

Colorado Blockchain Slack Channel: #stateofco-DOR

Potential Topics to be addressed

  • Building a blockchain-capable workforce
  • Supporting innovation in higher education

Agency Lead

Industry Leads

Colorado Blockchain Slack Channel: #stateofco-CDHE

Potential Topics to be addressed

  • General industry support
  • Overview of other agency work
  • Identification of pain points that need to be addressed
  • Tracking other states’ laws and building partnerships as needed

Agency Lead

Industry Leads

Colorado Blockchain Slack Channel: #stateofco-OEDIT

Events

  • Special Purpose Depository Bank 
    • Working Group Meeting #1: October 11, 2019, 12-1pm at Snell and Wilmer Law Firm

<br />The Blockchain Council


Dan Baer (July 2018-January 2019)
Blake Cohen
Stephanie Copeland (July 2018-January 2019)
Senator Steve Fenberg
Paul Foley
Eric Kintner
Representative Tracy Kraft-Tharp
Betsy Markey (January 2019 – June 2019)
Matt McClintock
Sumana Nallapati (July 2018-January 2019)
Angie Paccione (January 2019 – June 2019)
Hannah Parsons
Paul Quigley
Scott Sanderson
Representative Lang Sias (July 2018-January 2019)
Sasha Shtern
Theresa Szczurek (January 2019 – June 2019)
Senator Jack Tate
Erik Voorhees

June 6, 2019
AgendaMaterials

May 16, 2019
Meeting Agenda and Materials

April 11, 2019
Agenda

March 14, 2019
AgendaMinutes

February 14, 2019
Agenda MaterialsMinutes

January 31, 2019
AgendaMaterials Minutes

January 15, 2019
Agenda MaterialsMinutes

December 11, 2018
AgendaMaterialsMinutes

November 13, 2018
Agenda – MaterialsMinutes

October 23, 2018
AgendaMaterialsMinutes

October 9, 2018
Agenda MaterialsMinutes

September 11, 2018
Agenda – Meeting Materials – Minutes

August 28, 2018
Agenda – Meeting Materials – Minutes

August 9, 2018
Agenda – Meeting MaterialsMinutes

July 27, 2018
Agenda – Meeting MaterialsMinutes

July 12, 2018
Agenda Meeting Materials –  Minutes

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