Bowen Classic Arms Corp.Warning letter
This gun dealer was cited for 5 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||Jun 1, 2023|
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 165 hours conducting this inspection. 205 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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Perform a compliance investigation in accordance with the ATF IOM Investigate referral with FFL as previously discussed.
On December 6, 2016, Investigator redacted conducted a full Firearms Compliance investigation on Bowen Classic Arms Corp. Assisting with the investigation was IOI redacted. Mr. Hamilton Stuart Bowen, President and responsible person , was present and interviewed throughout the course of the investigation. The inspection period covered December 6,2015 thru December 6, 2016. No advance notice was given for this inspection.
Bowen Classic Arms Corp 1-62-009-01-7F-169S9 redacted 12/6/2016 This licensee was cited for five violations during the course of this investigation. This case was completed and submitted prior to the new Firearms Administrative Action Policy being enacted. Based on the previous guidance the findings of this investigation warrant a Warning Letter.
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 5 violations.
|1||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. 🔗|
|2||478.124(c)(3)(iv)||Failure to record the date NICS was contacted and the NICS response on Form 4473. 🔗|
|3||478.124(c)(5)||Failure of the licensee to sign or date a Form 4473. 🔗|
|4||478.21(a)||Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗|
|5||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 »