14 U.S. Code § 655 - Arms and ammunition; immunity from taxation

No tax on the sale or transfer of firearms, pistols, revolvers, shells, or cartridges may be imposed on such articles when bought with funds appropriated for the Coast Guard.


(Added Pub. L. 87–526, § 1(6),July 10, 1962, 76 Stat. 142; amended Pub. L. 94–546, § 1(37),Oct. 18, 1976, 90 Stat. 2522.)

1976—Pub. L. 94–546struck out “United States” before “Coast Guard”.

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