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DOJ/FBI RIN: 1110-AA36 Publication ID: Spring 2023 
Title: Bipartisan Safer Communities Act of 2022 and Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2022 – Implementation Revisions For National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) 

In accordance with CAA amendments to 18 U.S.C. 922(t), to add tribal and local throughout in reference to the categories of prohibitions upon which the NICS can base a prohibited person determination. In accordance with both BSCA and CAA, to identify local agencies as they pertain to the prospective purchaser, the FBI will need to collect the prospective transferee’s home address, county of residence, and whether they reside within the city limits. In accordance with BSCA, for NICS transactions involving persons under the age of 21, the proposed regulation amendments will address, but may not be limited to the BSCA provisions regarding the application of a delay, up to the tenth business day, if cause exists to further investigate a possibly disqualifying juvenile record.

Agency: Department of Justice(DOJ)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 28 CFR 25   
Legal Authority: 18 U.S.C. sec. 922    18 U.S.C. sec. 921    18 U.S.C. sec. 925B    34 U.S.C. sec. 40901   
Legal Deadline:
Action Source Description Date
NPRM  Statutory  BSCA was effective 06/25/2022 and CAA is effective 10/01/2022  10/01/2022 

Overall Description of Deadline: The FBI has identified additional regulation changes needed to effectively implement the "Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2022" (CAA) and "Bipartisan Safer Communities Act, 2022" (BSCA).

Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  06/00/2023 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: Federal, Local, State, Tribal 
Small Entities Affected: Businesses, Governmental Jurisdictions, Organizations  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Charles Klebe
Assistant General Counsel
Department of Justice
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Criminal Justice Information Law Unit, Module C3, 1000 Custer Hollow Road,
Clarksburg, WV 26306
Phone:304 625-2000