Zero Hour ArmsSettlement Revocation warranted
This gun manufacturer was cited for 17 violations. The inspection resulted in a settlement.
When a licensee is found to have committed violations that meet the threshold for revocation, an ATF director of industry operations can negotiate a settlement instead, such as a temporary suspension or a fine.
The licensee was found eligible for revocation. The majority of licensees whose violations merit revocation under ATF guidelines ultimately receive a lesser penalty from an ATF director of industry operations.
ATF data indicates that this license is no longer active.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 263.5 hours conducting this inspection. 881 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of settlement.
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Please conduct a disposition emphasis compliance inspection after October 1, 2013. Verily purchase of business from FFL James Sheppard (6-04-02299) has been completed.
In lieu of revocation, I recommend a DIO Held Warning Conference in Lieu of Revocation, a suspension and fine. A compliance inspection after 1/10/16.
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 17 violations.
|1||478.21(a)||Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗|
|3||478.99(a)||Sale or delivery of a firearm other than a long gun to an out-of-state resident. 🔗|
|4||478.99(b)(2)||Sale or delivery of a firearm to a person who is prohibited from possessing it under state law. 🔗|
|5||478.99(c)||Sale or transfer of a firearm to a prohibited person. 🔗|
|6||478.102(a)(1)||Failure to contact NICS before completing a firearm transfer. 🔗|
|7||478.102(a)(2)(ii)||Transferring a firearm before three business days have elapsed from the date that the licensee contacted NICS. 🔗|
|8||478.124(a)||Failure to record the transfer of a firearm on a Form 4473. 🔗|
|9||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. 🔗|
|10||478.124(c)(3)(i)||Failure to obtain identification from a transferee or document it on Form 4473. 🔗|
|11||478.124(c)(3)(iv)||Failure to record the date NICS was contacted and the NICS response on Form 4473. 🔗|
|12||478.124(c)(5)||Failure of the licensee to sign or date a Form 4473. 🔗|
|13||478.125(e)||Failure by a dealer to properly maintain a record of the receipt and disposition of firearms. 🔗|
|14||478.126a||Failure to report the sale of two or more pistols or revolvers to an individual during five consecutive business days. 🔗|
|16||479.102(a)(2)||Failure by a manufacturer or importer of NFA firearms to mark frames or receivers with information including the model, caliber, and the manufacturer and/or importer's name and location. 🔗|
|17||479.103||Failure to properly file a Notice of Firearms Manufactured or Imported no later than the close of the next business day after the firearms were manufactured. 🔗|
Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »