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Law #1065 from the Levanda Index

Czar: Alexander II
Year: 1872

Editor's Note: Recruit districts were administrative districts within which Jewish communities supplied recruits to the military.

1065. -- October 24. Imperial Command, Announced to the Governing Senate by the Interior Minister the 2nd of November. --

On carrying out the assignment of Jewish communities to new recruit districts in Podolia gubernia.

THE EMPEROR, on the 24th day of October of this year, was pleased to imperially order: with an eye to cutting off the possibility for Jews to evade recruit obligations and for the [bezdoimochnago] fulfillment of levies, carry out in Podolia gubernia the assignment of Jewish communities to new recruit districts, so that the communities will be added to recruit districts of the uezds in which they reside.
(Collection of Statutes and Governing orders of 1872, No. 911, str. 1,721).

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