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DOJ/ATF RIN: 1140-AA10 Publication ID: Fall 2021 
Title: Secure Gun Storage, Amended Definition of "Antique Firearm," and Miscellaneous Amendments (99R 125P) 

The final rule would amend regulations of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) to implement certain provisions of Public Law 105-277, Omnibus Consolidated and Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1999. The amendments are with regard to: (1) certification by applicants for dealers' licenses that secure gun storage or safety devices will be available at any place where firearms are sold to nonlicensed individuals, and (2) amended definitions of certain terms, including an amended definition of "antique firearm," to include certain muzzle loading firearms.

Agency: Department of Justice(DOJ)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 27 CFR 478   
Legal Authority: 5 U.S.C. 552(a)    18 U.S.C. 926    18 U.S.C. 921 to 931    44 U.S.C. 3504(h)   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  05/26/2016  81 FR 33448   
NPRM Comment Period End  08/22/2016 
Final Action  12/00/2021 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Vivian Chu
Regulations Attorney
Department of Justice
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives
99 New York Avenue NE,
Washington, DC 20226
Phone:202 648-7070