North Carolina governor vetoes CBDC ban bill, calling it ‘premature’

North Carolina governor vetoes CBDC ban bill, calling it ‘premature’

North Carolina governor vetoes CBDC ban bill, calling it ‘premature’ The bill had secured a vast majority of votes in the House of Representatives and the Senate, meaning legislatures can override the veto. Roy Cooper, the governor of North Carolina, struck off a bill that would have banned the state from receiving payments in U.S. Federal Reserve-issued central bank digital currency (CBDC) on June 5. House Bill No. 690 would have also restricted the state from participating in any CBDC …