Without rule changes, regulation amendments, politicians or legislation, a partnership between the U.S. government and a small private industry group has dramatically changed the process in which National Firearms Act (NFA) controlled items are transferred between individuals and entities. There is now a system in place within the BATFE’s NFA DIvision, that will allow nearly everyone who files a Form 4 to transfer controlled items, such as silencers, a genuine chance at receiving approved forms in a few short months. Alongside the ATF, three silencer industry stalwarts spearheaded the best modernization of the registry in 83 years: Dead Air Armament, GEMTECH and Silencer Shop.
The goal is to have wait times down to a fraction of current levels.
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Who knew a government bureaucracy, responsible for controlling and monitoring Title II Class III weaponry would cooperate with both citizens and private corporations to lessen some of the governmental nonsense!?
(I suspect these changes weren’t authorized by the previous administration! – Guffaw 😛 )
(and now for something completely different! – with apologies to Monty Python for using this intro.)
A Judy Update
Judy came through her shoulder surgery yesterday with flying colors. The next test is navigating today, with the local nerve block wearing off! She does have pain meds, and the ice jacket (obtained last time through your generosity and kindness!) Thanks again for your kind remarks emails, good thoughts and prayers! – Guffaw