American Firearms & GunsmithWarning letter
This gun manufacturer 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.
ATF data indicates that this license is no longer active.
|Type||Manufacturer of 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 87 hours conducting this inspection. 99 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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Conduct full scope firearm compliance inspection (last inspection 8/2014). Please verify business activity as a manufacture. Verify that the licensee is in compliance with markings, and recordkeeping requirements to including submission of the annual manufacturer's report. Please ensure that your investigation is conducted in alignment with the requirements established by the Industry Operations Handbook (ATF H 5030.2C). Obtain and verify the following: •Provide ATF Rulings that apply to manufacturing. •Verify EIN or SSN for N-Spect . •Identify and input all R/P’s in N-Spect. •Verify business entity and trade name. •Verify offsite storage/ other business locations. •Obtain GPS for N-Spect. •Verify business is in compliance with State and local licensing requirements. •Verify trace history, NFA records, DROS/ NICS checks.
Firearms Compliance Inspection (Manufacture of Firearms) was initiated on January 13, 2016 and completed on March 3, 2016. Inspection findings are documented in the narrative report. ROV was issued, no further field action is recommended.
warning letter sent 3/30/2016
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||478.123(d)||Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of dispositions to non-licensees. 🔗|
|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)(3)(i)||Failure to obtain identification from a transferee or document it on Form 4473. 🔗|
|4||478.124(c)(5)||Failure of the licensee to sign or date a Form 4473. 🔗|
|5||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 »