Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and John Boozman (R-AR) responded to the collapse of crypto exchange FTX by urging Congress to pass digital assets legislation.
The U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, & Forestry considered testimony from key regulators and market participants on the bipartisan Digital Commodities Consumer Protection Act of 2022.
A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators introduced legislation that would establish a framework for the CFTC to regulate the spot market for digital commodities.
The U.S. House Committee on Agriculture (i) considered a proposal by FTX - a registered derivatives clearing organization - to expand its services and (ii) examined trends in new clearinghouse models.
The U.S. Senate confirmed Christy Goldsmith Romero, Kristin N. Johnson, Summer Kristine Mersinger, and Caroline D. Pham to serve as CFTC Commissioners.