intrastate commerce

Commerce within the limits of one state. Substance, not form, controls in the determination of the character of the transaction; the courts look to practical considerations and the established course of business. NLRB v Jones & L. Steel Corp. 301 US 1, 81 L Ed 893, 57 S Ct 615, 108 ALR 1352.

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  • intrastate commerce — Gen Mgt commerce that occurs within a single state. See also interstate commerce …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • intrastate — in‧tra‧state [ˌɪntrəˈsteɪt◂] adjective [only before a noun] within one state, especially in the US: • intrastate commerce • intrastate telecommunications services compare interstate * * * intrastate UK US /ˈɪntrəsteɪt/ …   Financial and business terms

  • commerce — com·merce n 1: the exchange or buying and selling of goods, commodities, property, or services esp. on a large scale and involving transportation from place to place: trade (2) see also commerce clause; fair labor standards act in the important… …   Law dictionary

  • intrastate — in·tra·state /ˌin trə stāt, in trə ˌstāt/ adj: existing within a state interstate and intrastate commerce Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • commerce — The exchange of goods, productions, or property of any kind; the buying, selling, and exchanging of articles. Anderson v. Humble Oil and Refining Co., 226 Ga. 252, 174 S.E.2d 415, 417. The transportation of persons and property by land, water and …   Black's law dictionary

  • commerce — The exchange of goods, productions, or property of any kind; the buying, selling, and exchanging of articles. Anderson v. Humble Oil and Refining Co., 226 Ga. 252, 174 S.E.2d 415, 417. The transportation of persons and property by land, water and …   Black's law dictionary

  • intrastate — adjective relating to or existing within the boundaries of a state intrastate as well as interstate commerce • Ant: ↑interstate * * * “+ adjective Etymology: intra + state : existing within a state interstate and intrastate commerce * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • commerce clause — In the Constitution of the United States (Article I, section 8), the clause that authorizes Congress To regulate Commerce with foreign Nations, and among the several States, and with Indian Tribes. It is the legal foundation of much of the U.S.… …   Universalium

  • intrastate — /in treuh stayt /, adj. existing or occurring within the boundaries of a state, esp. of the United States: intrastate commerce. Cf. interstate. [1900 05, Amer.; INTRA + STATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • intrastate — in|tra|state [ˈıntrəsteıt] adj [only before noun] AmE within one US state →↑interstate ▪ intrastate commerce …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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