https://www.ilnews.org/news/state_politics/illinois-lawmakers-look-to-see-if-they-can-regulate-bitcoin/article_65bb8a06-f17d-11e7-9efa-53e041a89542.html

http://www.saukvalley.com/2018/01/05/illinois-house-panel-to-study-how-bitcoins-technology-could-help-government/aqrzqvv/

http://www.chicagolawbulletin.com/archives/2018/01/04/bitcoin-blockchain-state-committee-1-4-18?utm_source=subscriber&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=headlines&utm_content=1b-Bitcoin,+blockchain+to+get+state+look

https://capitolfax.com/2018/01/04/new-house-subcommittee-to-study-cryptocurrencies-and-the-blockchain/

Illinois Lawmakers Want The State To Be More Welcoming To Bitcoin

http://statescoop.com/illinios-legislature-investigates-blockchain-with-house-subcommittee

State Lawmakers Form Subcommittee on Blockchain

Bitcoin is apparently here to stay

http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-bitcoin-house-committee-20180104-story.html