intrastate intrastate  /ˌɪn trə ˈsteɪt/


  • (adj) relating to or existing within the boundaries of a state


  1. That day King suggested to me that we look into starting an intrastate carrier in the Lone Star State.
  2. Both courts decided that the code's labor provisions affected an intrastate affair with which the Federal Government had no right to meddle.
  3. Senate conservatives say this is unconstitutional, would open the door to federal intervention in intrastate commerce.


  1. OFDL to Hike Base Rates on July 1

    Old Dominion Freight Line will increase its base rates for intrastate, interstate and cross-border lane charges, effective July 1.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Journal of Commerce Online

  2. Tulsa octogenarian completing his 28th FreeWheel

    After a 60-mile ride to the Pryor Recreation Center from Tahlequah on Thursday, octogenarian Hubert "Hubie" Pollok is two days away from completing his 28th intrastate bicycle tour.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Tulsa World

  3. Prep football: Immokalee's Jackson verbally commits to Florida

    Less than a week after decommitting from Florida State, Immokalee’s J.C. Jackson chose the Seminoles’ intrastate rival Florida instead.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Naples Daily News


  1. "The fact that the investigations are going on and they're proving fruitful and there seems to be intrastate cooperation is particularly encouraging," said Dick Pound, chairman of the World Anti-Doping Agency. "The future of the fight of...
    on Mar 1, 2007 By: Dick Pound Source: Forbes

  2. "These laws are intended to allow their respective citizens to engage within their states in constitutionally protected activity without burdensome federal oversight and regulation of their solely intrastate activities," Utah Attorney General...
    on Apr 13, 2010 By: Mark Shurtleff Source: BusinessWeek

  3. "This bill threatens the current Clean Water Act statute and would allow for government regulation of virtually all interstate and intrastate waters and their tributaries, including rivers, intermittent streams, mudflats, sandflats, prairie...
    on Jun 18, 2009 By: Mike Crapo Source: Feedstuffs

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