G & M SportsRevocation/denial of renewal
This gun dealer was cited for 9 violations. The inspection resulted in revocation/denial of renewal.
A final disposition of revocation/denial of renewal means that ATF officials concluded the dealer must lose its license. This requires a determination that the licensee wilfully violated regulations or is otherwise ineligible to remain in business. The licensee will either have their license revoked after a specified period of time, or be unable to renew their license once it expires.
ATF data indicates that this license is no longer active.
|Type||Dealer in firearms|
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 359.5 hours conducting this inspection. 180 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of revocation/denial of renewal.
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The licensee knowingly and willfully participated in a straw purchase . Additionally, the numerous violations cited and the licensee responses to the violations clearly demonstrated willfulness, plain indifference and a lack of concern to adhere to regulations. I concur with the recommendation of Revocation of the license. Pll sent to DIO for review on 1/13/16.
This inspection was the second inspection on record since the FFL commenced in 1984. The other compliance inspection was completed in 2008 with no findings. The current inspection disclosed nine violations. In considering all the violations, Revocation is warranted based on the FFL knowingly engaging in a straw purchase transaction where the FFL had reasonable cause to believe the purchaser of record was not the actual buyer. As a result, a proh bited person was found to have access to the firearm in question during a search warrant by local sheriff office. Inspection referred to Division Counsel for review on 1/26/16. Counsel recommends Find & Suspension in lieu of Revocation, 3/18/16.. DIO submitted to DAD for concurrence on 3/29/16. DAD concurred with Fine & Suspension on 4/1/16; DIO relayed to Counsel to prepare the Notice of Fine & Suspension. Notice issued and received on 4/14/16. No response received from FFL. Counsel recommneded Final Notice of Revocation to DIO on 5/4/16. DIO recommended Final Notice of Revocation to DAD on 5/5/16. DAD approved for Final Notice of Revocation, 5/9/16. Final Notice of Revocation issued on 5/12/16. Request for Hearing Received 5/25/16, however, postage showed that FFL had submitted the request via US mail on 4/18/16. Untimely receipt was due to non-delivery by USPS. Final Notice therefore withdrawn on 5/31/16. DIO requested hearing officer on 6/2/16. Hearing Officer assigned, 6/8/16 FFL withdrew hearing request, 6/21 /16 Final Notice issued on 6/28/16 Removed from MCP on 6/29/16 FFL received Final Notice on 6/30/16 FFL revoked and OOB , 9/1/16.
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 9 violations.
|1||478.21(a)||Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗|
|2||478.102(a)(1)||Failure to contact NICS before completing a firearm transfer. 🔗|
|3||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. 🔗|
|4||478.124(c)(3)(i)||Failure to obtain identification from a transferee or document it on Form 4473. 🔗|
|5||478.124(c)(3)(iv)||Failure to record the date NICS was contacted and the NICS response on Form 4473. 🔗|
|6||478.124(c)(5)||Failure of the licensee to sign or date a Form 4473. 🔗|
|7||478.125(e)||Failure by a dealer to properly maintain a record of the receipt and disposition of firearms. 🔗|
|8||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 »