Lawyer: E-SIGN Act Could Preempt State Laws

Hume, Lynn
September 2000
Bond Buyer;09/26/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30983, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that the federal law on electronic records and signatures, which takes effect on October 1, 2000, may preempt state laws that require bids for municipal securities to be accepted in the form of written documents. Key provisions of the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act; States' adoption of the Uniform Electronic Transactions Act.


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