One of the representatives of the French parliament signs a petition that calls on the government to allow the central bank to buy bitcoins.
The collective appeal was initiated by the head and founder of the ARK Ecosystem blockchain platform. The document invites the government to consider a plan for the central bank to acquire bitcoins as a treasury asset, such as gold, and approve it at the legislative level..
The petition was supported by Jean-Michel Mies – Member of the National Assembly and member of the Legal Committee. Signatures will be collected until September 5, 2021. If the request is supported by 100 thousand people, then the parliamentary commission will have to consider it..
To introduce such a mechanism into the economic system of the country, in addition to the approval of the authorities, it will be necessary to make serious changes to the regulatory and legal framework..
Meanwhile, the European Central Bank is looking for optimal mechanisms circulation and storage of the digital euro.
text: Ivan Malichenko, photo: Flickr