Wyoming has legalized online sports betting with a new law that also allows gamblers to place their wagers in crypto.
House bill 133, which the governor signed Monday, lets sportsbooks accept digital, crypto and virtual currencies bets in lieu of greenbacks so long as those cryptos are cash-convertible.
The laws crypto rider highlights how lawmakers in Americas least-populous state are embracing digital currency as an essential part of their legislative agenda. First came the bills to woo crypto business. Now, Wyoming legislators told CoinDesk, crypto inclusion is almost second-nature.