“It is crucial for me that the MiCA report is not interpreted as a de facto ban on bitcoin,” Stefan Berger, the member of the European parliament in charge of shepherding through the legislation, told CoinDesk at the time.
On Tuesday Berger confirmed to the BTC-ECHO that the language banning proof-of-work had been eliminated.
The deletion should presumably allow for a vote on the bill to go forward. For now, Berger says talks have resumed, but no date has been set.
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