inland bill


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n inland bill a bill of exchange that is both drawn and made payable in the same country
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In literature:

What is said of protesting inland bills of exchange?
"The Government Class Book" by Andrew W. Young
An inland bill is one drawn and payable within a state.
"Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman" by Albert Sidney Bolles
Inland bills must be drawn on stamped paper, but foreign bills, of course, can be stamped with adhesive stamps.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various

In news:

Brown signs Inland Empire lawmaker's anti-blight bill.
A Riverside County supervisor wants to examine the county's relationship with an advocacy group after the organization opposed a bill that would have helped fund four Inland cities.