James S. Speakman
SS FirearmsWarning letter
This gun dealer was cited for 3 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||Jan 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 15 hours conducting this inspection. 120 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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Industry Operations Investigator ( IOI ) redacted from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) initiated an unannounced full compliance inspection of the Federal Firearms Licensee, James Stephen Speakman dba SS Firearms, on January 25, 2017. James Stephen Speakman, Owner/ RP , was interviewed at the licensee's business premises. The inspection period was from January 25, 2016 through January 25, 2017. Violations with Warning Letter. The warning letter is recommended due to the licensee failing to report redacted multiple handgun sales. Also for failure by the licensee to have the buyer sign and/or date the form in section A on 5 percent or more of 4473 examined. IOI redacted held a closing conference with James Speakman, Owner, on January 25, 2017. The ATF Form 5030.5, Report of Violations and the Acknowledgement of Federal Firearms Regulations were reviewed, signed, and attached. IOI redacted provided applicable reference materials as well as his contact information.
FFL compliance inspection conducted on 1/25/2017. FFL was cited for 3 violations rising to the level of warning letter. A warning letter was mailed to the FFL on 1/30/2017. Final recommendation in ROV , Warning Letter, 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 3 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||478.126a||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 »