Jan. 17, 1331

“Legislation” listed in the Oath Book of the City Council of Cologne [Present-day Germany; Electorate of Cologne]: “[…] Jews who choose to leave or want to leave Cologne without paying the municipal tax, should be arrested by the issuing entity and forced to submit payment. […]”
Zwei Cölner Eidbücher, S. 136-141, Weyden: Geschichte (1867), Anhang, Nr. 18, S. 365-368 (Two Oath Books of Cologne, p. 136-141, Weyden: History (1867), Attachment, No 18, p. 365-368); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 5/26/2017