Jun. 29, 1810

“Governmental Decree” issued by the Austrian Government [Present-day Austria]: “[…] for those indefinitely tolerated Jews – who have not sought out an extension [of their toleration permits] […], an investigation is to be carried out of [their] financial situations/statuses and businesses/trades via the official venues of the Royal Imperial Chief Police Authority/Directive (‘k. k. Polizey-Oberdirection’) and a proper report [is to be] filed, so that possibly (depending on the circumstances) the protection-tax (‘Schutzsteuer’) may/can be increased […]”
Beyträge zur Politischen Gesetzeskunde im österreichischen Kaiserstaate. Herausgegeben von Johann Ludwig Ehrenreich (Graf von Barth-Barthenheim); Erster Band. (Wien; 1821) (Contributions to the Political Jurisprudence in the Austrian Imperial State. Volume I; Edited/Published by Johann Ludwig Ehrenreich (Count of Barth-Barthenheim)); (Vienna; 1821); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 12/8/2017 ADD PAGE #