Definitions, Evidence of Law, (not case law)
18 U.S. Code § 31 – Definitions
(a)Definitions.—In this chapter, the following definitions apply:
The term “motor vehicle” means every description of carriage or other contrivance propelled or drawn by mechanical power and used for commercial purposes on the highways in the transportation of passengers, passengers and property, or property or cargo.
(10)Used for commercial purposes.—
The term “used for commercial purposes” means the carriage of persons or property for any fare, fee, rate, charge or other consideration, or directly or indirectly in connection with any business, or other undertaking intended for profit.
2006 Nebraska Revised Statutes – § 60-666 — State, defined.
Section 60-666 (Motor Vehicle written law)
State shall mean a state, territory, or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a province of Canada.
The word “county” includes a parish, or any other equivalent subdivision of a State or Territory of the United States.
(July 30, 1947, ch. 388, 61 Stat. 633.)
United States Constitution – Article IV, clause 2, – “This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof … shall be the supreme Law of the Land; and the Judges in every State shall be bound thereby, any Thing in the Constitution or Laws of any State to the Contrary notwithstanding.”
United States Constitution – Article 1, Section 8, Paragraph 17, The limitations of the United States, which is the same limitations as the STATE OF NEBRASKA legislature. –
“To exercise exclusive Legislation in all Cases whatsoever, over such District (not exceeding ten Miles square) as may, by Cession of Particular States, and the Acceptance of Congress, become the Seat of the Government of the United States, and to exercise like Authority over all Places purchased by the Consent of the Legislature of the State in which the Same shall be, for the Erection of Forts, Magazines, Arsenals, dock-Yards, and other needful Buildings…”
The Articles of Confederation – Article I. The Style of this confederacy shall be “The United States of America.”
(The bold and underline is added by Defendant Hansen for location ease only.)