Academy Sports + Outdoors #21Warning letter
This gun dealer was cited for 9 violations. The inspection resulted in a warning letter.
A warning letter is the least severe action the ATF can take against a licensee with compliance issues. The letter advises the licensee to comply with regulations.
|Type||Dealer in firearms|
|Expiry||Mar 1, 2024|
Compliance inspections are conducted by one or more ATF officers. After the lead investigator submits a recommendation, one or more ATF supervisors will review the inspection and either concur with or adjust the recommendation.
This page contains information about a single inspection conducted between 2015 and 2017. The ATF may have inspected this licensee before and/or after the inspection detailed here.
Officers spent a total of 370.5 hours conducting this inspection. 410 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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A Warning Letter is recommended for Academy LTD d/b/a Academy Sports + Outdoors #21 due to the violations discovered during the compliance inspection.
The inspection disclosed nine violations, two of which warrant a warning letter. Moreover, the violation of 18 U.S.C. 923(g)(5)(A) - Failure to complete an ATF Form 3310.12 Report of Multiple Sale or Other Disposition is a repeated similiar violation cited during the 2012 inspection. The 2012 inspection resulted in a final recommendation of Violations Report of Violations Only and No Recall Inspection . The licensee is high volume and overall, the percentage of error rate was the same or less than previous inspection. Furthermore, there were no unsuccessful traces or missing firearms identified during the current inspection. As such, the Area Supervisor concurs with the IOIs recommendation of Violations Warning Letter Only and No Recall Inspection
If an inspection uncovers regulatory violations, the licensee receives a report outlining these violations. This section lists the violations found in the inspection, as well as a general description of each offense. More details on the nature of the licensee's specific violations may be found in the report PDF.
This licensee was cited for 9 violations.
|1||478.125(e)||Failure by a dealer to properly maintain a record of the receipt and disposition of firearms. 🔗|
|2||478.124(c)(1)||Failure to obtain a Form 4473 showing the transferee's name, sex, address, date and place of birth, and other required information. 🔗|
|3||18 USC 923(g)(5)(A)||Failure to submit record information required by the Attorney General. (This citation is often used to enforce the requirement for licensees in Southwest border states to report multiple sales of semi-automatic rifles.) 🔗|
|4||478.131(a)(2)||Failure to retain a copy of a purchaser's permit or license for a background check-exempt transaction. 🔗|
|5||478.124(c)(5)||Failure of the licensee to sign or date a Form 4473. 🔗|
|6||478.124(c)(3)(i)||Failure to obtain identification from a transferee or document it on Form 4473. 🔗|
|7||478.124(c)(4)||Failure to record on Form 4473 the manufacturer, importer, type, model, caliber or gauge, and serial number of the firearm being transferred. 🔗|
|8||478.21(a)||Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗|
|9||478.124(c)(3)(iv)||Failure to record the date NICS was contacted and the NICS response on Form 4473. 🔗|
Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »