Statutes

Statutes enforced by the US DOJ Antitrust Division

Statutes enforced by the FTC Competition Bureau

Parens Patriae Statute (state attorneys general parens patriae power)

States

Alabama

Code of Alabama Title 8 (Commercial Law and Consumer Protection), Chapter 10 (Restraint of Trade or Production)

§§8-10-1 to 8-10-3 (antitrust provisions)

Code of Alabama Title 6 (Civil Practice), Chapter 5 (Actions)

§6-5-60 (damages)

Code of Alabama Title 13A (Criminal Code), Article 5 (Offenses Affecting Businesses, Occupations and Professions)

§13A-11-122 (Conspiracy, combination or agreement to interfere with or hinder business).

Alaska

Alaska Statutes Title 45 (Trade & Commerce), Chapter 50 (Competitive Practices, Regulation of Competition, Consumer Protection), Article 4 (Monopolies & Restraint of Trade)

§§45.50.562 to 45.50.598 (Alaska Restraint of Trade Act)

Alaska Statutes Title 45 (Trade & Commerce), Chapter 50 (Competitive Practices, Regulation of Competition, Consumer Protection), Article 3 (Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection)

§§45.50.471 to 45.50.561 (Alaska Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act)

Arizona

Arizona Constitution Article 14 (Corporations Other Than Municipal)

§15 (Monopolies and trusts)

Arizona Revised Statutes Title 44 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 10 (Competition and Competitive Practices), Article 1 (Uniform State Antitrust Act)

§§44-1401 to 44-1416 (Uniform State Antitrust Act)

Arizona Revised Statutes Title 34 (Public Buildings and Improvements), Chapter 2 (Employment of Contractors), Article 4 (Contracts in Restraint of Trade or Commerce),

§§ 34-251 to 34.258 (penalties)

Arkansas

Arkansas Constitution Article 2 (Declaration of Rights)

§19 (Perpetuities and monopolies)

Arkansas Code Title 4 (Business and Commercial Law), Subtitle 6 (Business Practices), Chapter 75 (Unfair Practices)

§§4-75-201 to 4-75-217 (Unfair Practices Act)

§§4-75-301 to 4-75-320 (Monopolies Generally)

§§4-75-501 to 4-75-503 (Price Discrimination)

* The official text of Arkansas Code of 1987 is provided by the LexisNexis

California

California Business and Professions Code Division 7 (General Business Regulations), Part 2 (Preservation and Regulation of Competition)

§§16700 to 16770 (The Cartwright Act)

§§17000 to 17101 (Unfair Practices Act)

§§17200 to 17209 (Unfair Competition Law)

Colorado

Colorado Revised Statutes Title 6 (Consumer and Commercial Affairs), Fair Trade and Restraint of Trade, Article 4(Colorado Antitrust Act of 1992)

§§6-4-101 to 6-4-122 (Colorado Antitrust Act of 1992)

Colorado Revised Statutes Title 6 (Consumer and Commercial Affairs), Fair Trade and Restraint of Trade, Article 2 (Unfair Practices Act)

§§6-2-101 to 6-2-117 (Unfair Practices Act)

* The official text of Colorado Antitrust Act of 1992 is provided by the LexisNexis

Connecticut

General Statutes of Connecticut Title 35(Trade Regulations, Trademarks and Collective and Certification Marks), Chapter 624 (Connecticut Antitrust Act)

§§35-24 to 35-46 (Connecticut Antitrust Act)

Delaware

Delaware Code Title 6 (Commerce and Trade), Subtitle II (Other laws relating to commerce and trade), Chapter 21 (Antitrust)

§§2101 to 2114 (Delaware Antitrust Act)

District of Columbia

District of Columbia Official Code Title 28(Commercial Instruments and Transactions), Chapter 45 (Restraints of Trade)

§§28-4501 to 28-4518 (District of Columbia Antitrust Act of 1980)

* The official text of the District of Columbia Antitrust Act is provided by the LexisNexis

Florida

Florida Statutes Title 33 (Regulation of Trade, Commerce, Investments, and Solicitations), Chapter 542 (Combinations Restricting Trade or Commerce)

§§542.15 to 542.36 (Florida Antitrust Act of 1980).

Florida Statutes Title 33 (Regulation of Trade, Commerce, Investments, and Solicitations), Chapter 501 (Consumer Protection), Part 2 (Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices)

§§501.201 to 501.213 (Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act)

Florida Statutes Title 33 (Regulation of Trade, Commerce, Investments, and Solicitations), Chapter 540 (Commercial Discrimination)

§§540.01 to 540.12 (Commercial Discrimination)

Georgia

Georgia Constitution Article 3 (Legislative Branch), Section 6 (Exercise of Powers) ¶5(c)

Georgia Code Title 13 (Contracts), Chapter 8 (Illegal and Void Contracts Generally), Article 1 (General Provisions)

§13-8-2 (Contracts contravening public policy generally)

Georgia Code Title 16 (Crimes and Offenses), Chapter 10 (Offenses against Public Administration), Article 2 (Obstruction of Public Administration and Related Offenses)

§16-10-22 (Conspiracy in restraint of free and open competition in transactions with state or political subdivisions; forfeiture of right to bid on or enter into contracts)

Georgia Code Title 10 (Commerce and Trade), Chapter 1 (Selling and Other Trade Practices), Article 15 (Deceptive or Unfair Practices), Part 2 (Fair Business Practices Act)

§§10-1-391 to 10-1-393 (Fair Business Practices Act of 1975)

* The official text of the Georgia Code is provided by the LexisNexis

Guam

Guam Code Title 9 (Crimes & Corrections), Chapter 69 (Antitrust Law)

§§69.10 to 69.70 (Antitrust Law)
 

Hawaii

Hawaii Revised Statutes Title 26 (Trade Regulation and Practice), Chapter 480 (Monopolies; Restraint of Trade)

§§480.1 to 480.24 (Hawaii Antitrust Act)  

Hawaii Revised Statutes Title 26 (Trade Regulation and Practice), Chapter 481 (Fair Trade Regulations)

§§481.1 to 481.11 (Unfair Practices Act)

Idaho

Constitution of the State of Idaho, Article 11 (Corporations, Public and Private)

§18 (Combinations in restraint of trade prohibited)

Idaho Code Title 48 (Monopolies and Trade Practices), Chapter 1 (Idaho Competition Act)

§§48-101 to 48-118 (Idaho Competition Act)

Idaho Code Title 48 (Monopolies and Trade Practices), Chapter 2 (Anti-Price Discrimination Act)

§§48-201 to 48.206 (Anti-Price Discrimination Act)

Idaho Code Title 48 (Monopolies and Trade Practices), Chapter 4 (Unfair Sales Act)

§§48.401 to 48.413 (Unfair Sales Act)

Idaho Code Title 48 (Monopolies and Trade Practices), Chapter 6 (Consumer Protection Act)

§§48.601 to 48. 619 (Consumer Protection Act)

Illinois

Illinois Compiled Statutes, Rights and Remedies, Chapter 740 (Civil Liabilities)

§§10/1 to 10/12 (Illinois Antitrust Act)

Illinois Compiled Statutes, Business and Employment, Chapter 815 (Business Transactions)

§505/2 (Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act)

Indiana
Indiana Code Title 24 (Trade Regulation), Article 1 (Combinations in Restraint Of Trade)

§§24-1-1-1 to 24-1-4-5  (antitrust provisions)

Iowa

Iowa Code Title 13 (Commerce), Subtitle 5 (Regulation of Commercial Enterprises), Chapter 553 (Iowa Competition Law)

§§553.1 to 553.19 (Iowa Competition Law)

Iowa Code Title 13 (Commerce), Subtitle 5 (Regulation of Commercial Enterprises), Chapter 551 (Unfair Discrimination)

§§551.1 to 551.11

Kansas

Kansas Statute Chapter 50 (Unfair Trade and Consumer Protection), Article 1 (Restraint of Trade)

§§50-101 to 50-162 (Kansas Restraint of Trade Act)

Kansas Statute Chapter 16 (Contracts And Promises), Article 1 (General Provisions)

§16-112 (Restraint of trade; penalty)

Kentucky

Kentucky Revised Statutes Title 29 (Commerce and Trade), Chapter 367 (Consumer Protection)

§§ 367.170 to 367.360, 367. 990 (Consumer Protection Act)

Kentucky Revised Statutes Title 29 (Commerce and Trade), Chapter 365 (Trade Practices)

§§365.020 to 365.070 (Unfair Trade Practices Act)

Louisiana
Louisiana Revised Statutes Title 51 (Trade and commerce), Chapter 1 (In General)

§§51:121 to 51:152 (Monopolies)

§§51:331 to 51:337 (Discriminations)

§§51:421 to 51:427 (Unfair Sales Law)

Louisiana Revised Statutes Title 51 (Trade and commerce), Chapter13 (Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law)

§§51:1401 to 51:1425 (Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law)

Maine

Maine Revised Statutes Title 10 (Commerce and Trade), Chapter 201 (Monopolies and Profiteering)

§§1101 to 1108 (antitrust provisions)

Maine Revised Statutes Title 13 (Corporations), Part 1 (Corporations Generally), Chapter 5 (Powers and Amendments), Subchapter 2 (Limitations)

§171 (Formation of trusts forbidden)

Maine Revised Statutes Title 10 (Commerce and Trade), Chapter 205 (Unfair Sales Act)

§§1201 to 1209 (Unfair Sales Act)

Maryland

Annotated Code of Maryland, Commercial Law, Title 11 (Trade Regulation), Subtitle 2 (Antitrust)

§§11-201 to 11-213 (Maryland Antitrust Act)

Annotated Code of Maryland, Commercial Law, Title 11 (Trade Regulation), Subtitle 4 (Sales Below Cost Act)

§§401 to 406 (Maryland Sales Below Cost Act)

* The official text of the Annotated Code of Maryland is provided by the LexisNexis

Massachusetts

Massachusetts General Law, Part I (Administration of the Government), Title 15 (Regulation of Trade), Chapter 93 (Regulation of Trade and Certain Enterprises)

§§ 1 to 14A (Massachusetts Antitrust Act)

§§ 14E to 14K (Unfair Sales Act)

Massachusetts General Law, Part I (Administration of the Government), Title 15 (Regulation of Trade), Chapter 93A (Regulation of Business Practices for Consumers Protection)

§§1 to 11 (consumer protection)

Michigan

Michigan Compiled Law Chapter 445 (Trade and Commerce), Act 274 of 1984

§§445.771 to 445.788 (Michigan Antitrust Reform Act)

Minnesota

Constitution of the State of Minnesota Article 13(Miscellaneous Subjects)

§6 (Prohibition of combinations to affect markets)

Minnesota Statutes, Trade Regulations, Consumer Protection, 325D (Restraint of Trade)

§§ 325D.49 to 325D.66 (Minnesota Antitrust Law of 1971)

§§ 325D.01 to 325D.072 (Unfair Discrimination and Competition)

§§ 325D.09 to 325D.16 (Unlawful Trade Practices)

Mississippi

Constitution of the State of Mississippi Article 7 (Corporations), §198

Mississippi Code Title 75 (Regulation of Trade, Commerce and Investments), Chapter 21 (Trusts and Combines in Restraint or Hindrance of Trade)
§§75-21-1 to 75-21-39 (antitrust provisions)

* The official text of the Mississippi Code is provided by the LexisNexis

Missouri

Missouri Revised Statutes Title 26(Trade and Commerce), Chapter 416 (Monopolies, Discriminations and Conspiracies)

§§416.011 to 416.161 (Missouri Antitrust Law)

Montana

Montana Code Title 30 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 14 (Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection), Part 1 (Consumer Protection Act)

§§30-14-101 to 30-14-142 (Montana Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Act of 1973)

Montana Code Title 30 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 14 (Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection), Part 2 (Unfair Trade Practices Generally)

§§30-14-201 to 30-14-226 (Unfair Trade Practices Generally)

Montana Code Title 30 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 14 (Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection), Part 9 (Price Discrimination)

§§30-14-901 to 30-14-906 (Price Discrimination)

Nebraska

Nebraska Revised Statutes Chapter 59 (Monopolies and Unlawful Combinations), Article 8 (Unlawful Restraint of Trade)

§§59-801 to 59-831 (Junkin Act)

Nebraska Revised Statutes Chapter 59 (Monopolies and Unlawful Combinations), Article 16 (Consumer Protection Act)

§§59-1601 to 59-1623 (Consumer Protection Act)

Nevada

Nevada Revised Statutes Title 52 (Trade Regulations and Practices), Chapter 598A (Unfair Trade Practices)

§§598A-010 to 598A-280 (Nevada Unfair Trade Practice Act)

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Revised Statutes Title 31 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 356 (Combinations and Monopolies)

§§356-1 to 356-14 (antitrust provisions)

New Hampshire Revised Statutes Title 31 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 358-A (Regulation of Business Practices for Consumer Protection)

§§358-A:1 to 358-A:13 (Consumer Protection Act)

New Jersey

New Jersey Statute Title 56 (Trade Names, Trade-Marks and Unfair Trade Practices), Chapter 9 (Antitrust Act)

§§56-9-1 to 56-9-19 (New Jersey Antitrust Act)

New Mexico

New Mexico Statutes Chapter 57 (Trade Practices and Regulations), Article 1 (Restraints of Trade)

§§57-1-1 to 57-1-19 (Antitrust Act)

New Mexico Statutes Chapter 57 (Trade Practices and Regulations), Article 14 (Price Discrimination)

§§57-14-1 to 57-14-9 (Price Discrimination Act)

* The official text of the New Mexico Statutes is provided by the New Mexico Compilation Commission.

New York

General Business Law Article 22 (Monopolies)

§§340 to 347 (Donnelly Act)

General Business Law Article 24A (Fair Trade Law)

§369-A (Price-fixing prohibited)

North Carolina

North Carolina Constitution Article I (Declaration of Rights)

§34 (Perpetuities and monopolies)

North Carolina General Statutes Chapter 75 (Monopolies, Trusts and Consumer Protection), Article 1 (General Provisions)

§§75-1 to 75-29 (antitrust and unfair competition)

North Dakota

North Dakota Century Code Title 51 (Sales and Exchanges), Chapter 51-08.1 (Uniform State Antitrust Act)

§§51-08.1-01 to 51-08.1-12 (Uniform State Antitrust Act)

North Dakota Century Code Title 51 (Sales and Exchanges), Chapter 51-09 (Unfair Discrimination)

§§51-09-01 to 51-09-06 (Unfair Discrimination)

North Dakota Century Code Title 51 (Sales and Exchanges), Chapter 51-10 (Unfair Trade Practices Law)

§§51-10-01 to 51-10-08 (Unfair Trade Practices Law)

Ohio

Ohio Revised Code Title 13 (Commercial Transactions – Ohio Uniform Commercial Code), Chapter 1331 (Monopolies)

§§1331.01 to 1331.99 (Valentine Act)

Oklahoma

Constitution of State of Oklahoma, Article II (Bill of Rights)

§32 (Perpetuities – Monopolies – Primogeniture - Entailments)

Oklahoma Statutes Title 79 (Trusts and Pools), Chapter 4 (Oklahoma Antitrust Reform Act)

§§201 to 212 (Oklahoma Antitrust Reform Act)

Oklahoma Statutes Title 15 (Contracts), Chapter 14 (Unfair Sales)

§§598.1 to 598.11 (Unfair Sales Act)

* 598.1 to 598.7 were amended by 2013 Okla. Sess. Law Serv. Ch. 331 (S.B. 550)

Oregon

Oregon Revised Statutes Title 50 (Trade Regulations and Practices), Chapter 646 (Trade Practices and Antitrust Regulation)

§§646.010 to 646.180 (Anti-price Discrimination Law)

§§646.705 to 646.836 (Antitrust Law)

§646.990 (Penalties)

Pennsylvania

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes Title 73 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 4 (Fair Trade and Business Practices)

§§201-1 to 201-9.3 (Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law)

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes Title 73 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 5 (Unfair Sales)

§§211 to 217 (Unfair Sales Act)

* Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes is an unofficial Pennsylvania Statutes provided by Westlaw for free under agreement with the Pennsylvania Legislative Reference Bureau. 

Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes Title 62 (Procurement), Part II (General Procurement Provisions), Chapter 45 (Antibid-Rigging)

§§4501 to 4509 (Antibid-Rigging Act)

Puerto Rico

Laws of Puerto Rico Title 10 (Commerce), Subtitle 1 (Regulation of Business Generally), Chapter 13 (Monopolies and Restraint of Trade)

§§257 to 276 (Monopolies and Restraint of Trade)

* The official text of the Mississippi Code is provided by the LexisNexis

Rhode Island

General Laws of Rhode Island Title 6 (Commercial Law—General Regulatory Provisions), Chapter 36 (Antitrust Law)

§§6-36-1 to 6-36-26 (Rhode Island Antitrust Act)

General Laws of Rhode Island Title 6 (Commercial Law—General Regulatory Provisions), Chapter 13 (Unfair Sales Practices)

§§6-13-1 to 6-13-21 (Unfair Sales Practices)

General Laws of Rhode Island Title 6 (Commercial Law—General Regulatory Provisions), Chapter 13.1 (Deceptive Trade Practices)

§§6-13.1-1 to 6-13.1-29 (Deceptive Trade Practices)

South Carolina

South Carolina Code of Laws Title 39 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 3 (Trust, Monopolies and Restraints of Trade), Article 1 (Combinations Lessening Competition), Article 3 (Monopolies, Conspiracies in Restraint of Trade, Boycotts and Sales at Less than Cost), Article 5 (Investigations and Discovery in Aid of Antitrust Laws or Other Violations by Corporations)

§§39-3-10 to 39-3-40 (Combinations Lessening Competition)

§§39-3-110 to 39-3-200 (Monopolies, Conspiracies in Restraint of Trade, Boycotts and Sales at Less than Cost)

§§39-3-310 to 39-3-360 (Investigations and Discovery in Aid of Antitrust Laws or Other Violations by Corporations)

South Carolina Code of Laws Title 39 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 5 (Unfair Trade Practices), Article 1 (General Provisions)

§§39-5-10 to 39-5-180 (South Carolina Unfair Trade Practices Act)

South Dakota

South Dakota Constitution Article 17 (Corporations)

§20 (Monopolies and trusts prohibited - Combinations in restraint of trade - Legislative powers.)

South Dakota Codified Laws Title 37 (Trade Regulation), Chapter 37-1 (Restraint of Trade, Monopolies and Discriminatory Trade Practices)

§§37-1-3.1 to 37-1-33 (Restraint of Trade, Monopolies and Discriminatory Trade Practices)

Tennessee

Tennessee Code Title 47 (Commercial Instrument and Transactions), Chapter 25 (Trade Practices), Part 1 (Trust - Unlawful Restraint of Trade and Discrimination)

§§47-25-101 to 47-25-112 (Trust - Unlawful Restraint of Trade and Discrimination)

Tennessee Code Title 47 (Commercial Instrument and Transactions), Chapter 25 (Trade Practices), Part 2 (Unfair Sales Law)

§§47-25-201 to 47-25-206 (Unfair Sales Law)

Tennessee Code Title 47 (Commercial Instrument and Transactions), Chapter 18 (Consumer Protection), Part 1 (Consumer Protection Act of 1977)

§§47-18-101 to 47-18-130 (Tennessee Consumer Protection Act of 1977)

* The official text of the Mississippi Code is provided by the LexisNexis

Texas

Texas Constitution Article 1 (Bill of Rights)

§26 (Perpetuities and Monopolies; Primogeniture or Entailments)

Business and Commerce Code Title 2 (Competition and Trade Practices), Chapter 15 (Monopolies, Trusts and Conspiracies in Restraint of Trade)

§§15.01 to 15.05 (General Provisions and Prohibited Restraints)

§§15.10 to 15.16 (Procedure and Evidence)

§§15.20 to 15.26 (Enforcement)

§15.40 (Recovery of Damages Pursuant to Federal Antitrust Laws)

§§15.50 to 15.52 (Covenants Not to Compete)

Business and Commerce Code Title 2 (Competition and Trade Practices), Chapter 17 (Deceptive Trade Practices), Subchapter E (Deceptive Trade Practices and Consumer Protection)

§§17.41 to 17.63 (Deceptive Trade Practices-Consumer Protection Act)

Utah

Utah Code Title 76 (Utah Criminal Code), Chapter 10 (Offences against Public Health, Safety, Welfare, and Morals), Part 31 (Utah Antitrust Act)

§§76-10-3101 to 76-10-3118 (Utah Antitrust Act)

Utah Code Title 13 (Commerce and Trade), Chapter 5 (Unfair Practices Act)

§§13-5-1 to 13-5-18 (Unfair Practices Act)

Vermont

Vermont Statute Title 9 (Commerce and Trade), Part 3 (Sales, Assignments and Secured Transactions), Chapter 63 (Consumer Protection), Subchapter 1 (General Provisions)

§§2451 to 2465 (Consumer Fraud Act)

Vermont Statute Title 29 (Public Property and Supplies), Part 2 (Supplies and Printing), Chapter 49 (Department of Buildings and General Services), Subchapter 1 (General Provisions)

§908 (Price-fixing illegal; penalty)

Virginia

Code of Virginia Title 59.1 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 1.1 (Virginia Antitrust Act)

§§59.1-9.1 to 59.1-9.17 (Virginia Antitrust Act)

Code of Virginia Title 59.1 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 4.2 (Conspiracy to Rig Bids to Government)

§§59.1-68.6 to 59.1-68.8 (Conspiracy to Rig Bids to Government)

Virgin Islands

Virgin Island Code Title 11 (Commerce, Technology and Trade), Chapter 29 (Monopolies and Restraints of Trade)

§§1501 to 1518 (Virgin Islands Antimonopoly Law)

Virgin Island Code Title 12A (Consumer Code), Chapter 2 (Consumer Protection Act of 1973), Subchapter I (Unfair Trade Practices)

§§101 to 110 (Unfair Trade Practices)

* The official text of the Virgin Island Code is provided by the LexisNexis

Washington

Constitution of State of Washington Article 12

§22 (Monopolies and Trusts)

Revised Code of Washington Title 19 (Business Regulations – Miscellaneous), Chapter 19.86 (Unfair Business Practices – Consumer Protection)

§§19.86.010 to 19.86.920 (Consumer Protection Act)

Revised Code of Washington Title 9 (Crimes and Punishments), Chapter 9.18 (Bidding Offenses)

§§9.18.120 to 9.18.150 (Bidding Offenses)

West Virginia

West Virginia Code Chapter 47 (Regulation of Trade), Article 18 (Antitrust Act; Restraint of Trade)

§§47-18-1 to 47-18-23 (West Virginia Antitrust Act)

Wisconsin

Wisconsin Statute Chapter 133 (Trusts and Monopolies)

§§133.01 to 133.18 (antitrust provisions)

Wisconsin Statute Chapter 100 (Marketing; Trade Practices)

§100.20 (Methods of competition and trade practices)

§100.30 (Unfair sales act)

Wyoming

Wyoming Constitution

Article 1, §30 (Monopolies and perpetuities prohibited)

Article 10, §8 (Trusts prohibited)

Wyoming Statute Title 40 (Trade and Commerce), Chapter 4 (Discrimination)

§§40-4-101 to 40-4-123 (antitrust provisions)