Bateman, Jerry E.
Bateman's Gun ShopWarning letter
This gun dealer was cited for 4 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||Nov 1, 2022|
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 85 hours conducting this inspection. 170 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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Please conduct a full firearms inspection of this FFL . This inspection is to include a full inventory of firearms and a records review of all ATF Fs 4473 for the inspection period.
On May 25, 2016, Industry Operations Investigator ( IOI ) redacted arrived at the licensed premises to conduct an unannounced Compliance Inspection of Bateman, Jerry, dba Bateman's Gun Shop, holding Federal Firearms License ( FFL ) 4-35-09613. Owner and Responsible Person , Mr. Jerry Bateman, was identified and an on-site Compliance Inspection was initiated. The inspection period was May 25, 2015 through May 25, 2016. A closing conference was held on June 17, 2016, at the licensed premises at which time an ATF Form 5030.5, Report of Violations, was issued. IOI redacted also reviewed the Acknowledgement of Regulations with Mr. Bateman. Due to numerous factors including: this inspection was Mr. Bateman’s first compliance inspection in 40 years, his business consists of redacted firearms (current inventory valued redacted), his clientele consists of affluent customers and collectors, zero firearms traced back to him and there was redacted unreconciled firearm that spanned over 40 years of being in business; along with his age of 73 years old and the possibility that Mr. Bateman may only be in business another year or two, IOI redacted recommends ROV and WL only.
Concur with WL . Warning letter sent 7/1 /16.
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 4 violations.
|1||478.21(a)||Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗|
|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||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. 🔗|
|4||478.125(e)||Failure by a dealer to properly maintain a record of the receipt and disposition of firearms. 🔗|
Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »