As used in this part:

  1. “Foreign country” means a government other than:

    1. The United States;
    2. Terms Used In Tennessee Code 26-6-202

      • Foreign country: means a government other than:

        1. The United States. See Tennessee Code 26-6-202
        2. State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
        3. United States: includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105

    3. A state, district, commonwealth, territory, or insular possession of the United States; or
    4. Any other government with regard to which the decision in this state as to whether to recognize a judgment of that government’s courts is initially subject to determination under the Full Faith and Credit Clause of the United States Constitution; and
  2. “Foreign-country judgment” means a judgment of a court of a foreign country.