Bates, H Allen

S & S Firearms

Warning letter

This gun dealer was cited for 2 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.

ATF data indicates that this license is no longer active.


906 S. Priest Dr. #104
Tempe, AZ 85281
Maricopa County


Number 9-86-013-01-7F-04678
Type Dealer in firearms
Expiry License inactive

Inspection Timeline

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 53 hours conducting this inspection. 32 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.

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Jul 31, 2015
Inspection assigned
Aug 31, 2015
Officer's recommendation Submitted by Industry Operations Investigator
Warning letter

Recall inspection recommended as the licensee had repeat violations from the Oct 2012 inspection.

Sep 1, 2015
Final review Signed by Area Supervisor
Warning letter

A/S concurs with recommendation of Violations WL Only and Recall Inspection . A Warning Letter was issued on 9/01/2015. No further action is required at this time.

Sep 1, 2015
Warning letter sent


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 2 violations.

1 478.125(e) Failure by a dealer to properly maintain a record of the receipt and disposition of firearms. 🔗
2 478.126a Failure to report the sale of two or more pistols or revolvers to an individual during five consecutive business days. 🔗

Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »