Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904.
|Sec. 2|| Articles exempt from duty.
R. S. 2505.
|Sec. 2|| Indian peltries, etc.
[26 Stat., 608.]
R. S. 2515.
Be it enacted, etc. * * *
On and after the sixth day of October, eighteen hundred and ninety, unless otherwise specially provided for in this act, the following articles when imported shall be exempt from duty:
674. Peltries and other usual goods and effects of Indians passing or repassing the boundary line of the United States, under such regulations as the Secretary of the Treasury may prescribe:
Provided, That this exemption shall not apply to goods in bales or other packages unusual among Indians. * * * [October 1, 1890.]