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65 STAT.]

PUBLIC LAW 183—OCT. 20, 1951

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the user thereof) on or after the first day of the first month which begins more than ten days after the date of the enactment of this Act. (h) REMOVAL or TAX ON TIRES FOR TOTS, ETC.—Paragraph (1)

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section 3400(a) (relating to tax on tires) is hereby amended by adding ^^ S*^^- ^^; „.««' ^ 1 1 1 T i i » . i i»-ii • ttrr\i . • -11 .1 • r ^ U. B. O. §d400 W O at the end thereof the following: "The tax imposed by this paragraph d). shall not apply to (A) tires which are not more than 20 inches in diameter and not more than one and three-fourths inches in cross-section, if such tires are of all-rubber construction (whether hollow center or solid) without fabric or metal reinforcement, or (B) tires of extruded tiring with internal wire fastening agent." SEC. 482. NAVIGATION RECEIVERS SOLD TO THE UNITED STATES. (a^ EXEMPTION ON SALES TO UNITED STATES OF CERTAIN RADIO SETS.—

Section 3404(a) (relating to manufacturers' excise tax on radio receiv- ^s Stat. 7 2 ^ ^ ^ ing sets, etc.) is hereby amended by adding a t the end thereof the following new sentence: "No tax shall be imposed under this subsection with respect to the sale to the United States for its exclusive use of a communication, detection, or navigation receiver of the type used in commercial, military, or marine installations." (b) TAX-FREE SALES OF RADIO PARTS.—Section 3404(b) (relating to manufacturers' excise tax on component parts of radio receiving sets, etc.) is hereby amended by adding at the end thereof the following new sentence: "Under regulations prescribed by the Secretary, no tax shall be imposed under this subsection with respect to the sale of any article for use by the vendee as material in the manufacture or production of, or as a component part of, communication, detection, or navigation receivers of the type used in commercial, military, or marine installations if such receivers are to be sold by the vendee to the Unted States for its exclusive use. If any article sold tax-free to such vendee is not so used by him, or being so used the receiver is not so sold, the vendee shall be considered as the manufacturer or producer of such article." (c) REFUND IN CASE or U S E or PARTS.—Section 3443(a)(1) (relat- i u.^s'. o'^§ 3443 (a) ing to credits and refunds) is hereby amended to read as follows: (D"(1) to a manufacturer or producer, in the amount of any tax under this chapter which has been paid with respect to the sale of— " (A) any article (other than a tire, inner tube, or automobile radio or television receiving set taxable under section 3404) purchased by him and used by him as material in the *'"^'^°manufacture or production of, or as a component part of, an article with respect to which tax under this chapter has been paid, or which has been sold free of tax by virtue of section 3442, relating to tax-free sales; ^ f}^l\ c^j3442. " (B) any article described in section,3404 (b) purchased supra.' by him and used by him as material in the manufacture or production of, or as a component part of, communication, detection, or navigation receivers of the type used in commercial, military, or marine installations if such receivers have been sold by him to the United States for its exclusive use." (d) REFUND I N CASE OF RESALE TO UNITED STATES.—Section 3443 (a)(3)(A) is hereby amended by adding at the end thereof the Ante,p.si2. following: "(vii) in the case of a communication, detection, or navigation receiver of the type used in commercial, military, or marine installations, resold to the United States for its exclusive use."