May Hardware, Inc.Warning letter
This gun dealer was cited for 4 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, 2022|
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 31.75 hours conducting this inspection. 47 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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Conduct an onsite compliance inspection to determine if the licensee is operating in compliance with Federal firearms laws and regulations. Advise the licensee of all pertinent laws and regulations.
redacted 473s contained errors including excepting and out of State CWP in lieu of NICS check. FFL was recording disposition information but no acquistion information. redacted firearms acquired during the time period of inspection were not logged in to A/D record. See attached report.
An inspection was conducted to determine if the licensee is operating in compliance with Federal Firearms Laws and regulations. The inspection disclosed 4 violations to include failing to maintain an accurate Acquisition & Disposition Record. The inspection also disclosed one violation for failing to conduct the required NICS check by accepting a non-qualifying State permit as substitute for the check. A Report of Violations was issued to the licensee. Recommend that a Warning letter be issued to the licensee as a result of the inspection and a recall inspection conducted within the next three years.
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 4 violations.
|1||478.121(a)||Failure to maintain records at the licensed premises and for the required length of time. 🔗|
|2||478.102(a)||Failure to conduct or complete a NICS check before transferring a firearm. 🔗|
|3||478.125(e)||Failure by a dealer to properly maintain a record of the receipt and disposition of firearms. 🔗|
|4||478.131(a)(2)||Failure to retain a copy of a purchaser's permit or license for a background check-exempt transaction. 🔗|
Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »