A firearm may be exported without payment of the transfer tax imposed under section
5811 provided that proof of the exportation is furnished in such form and manner as the Secretary may by regulations prescribe.
A prior section
5854,Pub. L. 85–859, title II, § 203(i)(1),Sept. 2, 1958, 72 Stat. 1428, related to failure to register and pay special tax, prior to the general revision of this chapter by Pub. L. 90–618. See section
5861(a), (d) of this title and section
923 of Title
18, Crimes and Criminal Procedure.
Provisions similar to those comprising this section were contained in prior section
5844, act Aug. 16, 1954, ch. 736, 68A Stat. 725, prior to the general revision of this chapter by Pub. L. 90–618.
A prior section
5855,Pub. L. 85–859, title II, § 203(i)(1),Sept. 2, 1958, 72 Stat. 1428, made it unlawful for any person required to comply with the provisions of sections
5841 of this title, to ship, carry or deliver any firearm in interstate commerce if such sections had not been complied with, prior to the general revision of this chapter by Pub. L. 90–618.
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