Sept. 21, 1817

“Decree [Regarding the] Jewish Residency Permit Fees Increase” issued by the Royal Chancellery [Present-day Austria]: “Since his Majesty has approved the establishment and endowment of a separate police fund for Vienna via the highest decision of the 3rd of this month, [he’s also approved] a fee increase for the so-called ‘Boletten’ (permits), which the Israelis who are coming to Vienna for a 14 days stay are to pay […] the fee increase is to be separated into two categories (classes) […] into the first category, belong wholesalers, formal businessmen and their representatives […] into the second category […] fall all other common trade and peddling Jews […].”
Gesetze, Verordnungen und Vorschriften für die Polizei-Verwaltung im Kaiserthume Oesterreich. Erschienen in den Jahren 1740 bis Ende 1825, und in alphabetisch-chronologischer Ordnung zusammengestellt mit vorzüglicher Rücksicht auf Nieder-Oesterreich, von Chrysostomus Fauller, k. k. Polizei-Beamten. Zweiter Band. (Wien; 1828); (Laws, Ordinances, and Regulations for the Police-Administration in the Austrian Empire. Published between the years 1740 – 1825 and Arranged in alphabetical-chronological order with special consideration to Lower Austria by Chrysostomus Fauller, r[oyal] i[mperial] Police Officials/Authorities/Officers. Second Volume.); (Vienna; 1828); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 8/6/2018