Oct. 2, 1794

“Ordinance” issued by the Royal Court of Austria [Present-day Austria]: “[…] all new Jews* requesting a tolerance [permits] are to submit their application to the Royal Court […] tolerance permits are never to be approved without the approval of the Royal Chancellery (‘Hofkanzley’).” [Researcher’s note: *This ordinance made no distinction between foreign and local Jews who applied for a toleration permit. This ordinance was reissued on May 9, 1807, and May 30, 1807.]
Beyträge zur politischen Gesetzkunde im österreichischen Kaiserstaate; Herausgegeben von Johann Ludwig Ehrereich (Graf von Barth-Barthenheim): Erster Band; (Wien; 1821); (Contributions to the Political Statutes of the Austrian Royal State; published by Johann Ludwig Ehrereich (Earl of Barth-Barthenheim); (Volume I); (Vienna; 1821); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 10/15/2017 ADD PAGE #