Department of Justice December 26, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Application of the Definition of Machinegun to “Bump Fire” Stocks and Other Similar Devices
Document Number: 2017-27898
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-12-26
Agency: Department of Justice, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
The Department of Justice anticipates issuing a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that would interpret the statutory definition of ``machinegun'' in the National Firearms Act of 1934 and Gun Control Act of 1968 to clarify whether certain devices, commonly known as ``bump fire'' stocks, fall within that definition. Before doing so, the Department and ATF need to gather information and comments from the public and industry regarding the nature and scope of the market for these devices.
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Extension of Currently Approved Collection
Document Number: 2017-27713
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-12-26
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance, is submitting the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disability; Notice of Withdrawal of Four Previously Announced Rulemaking Actions
Document Number: 2017-27510
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-12-26
Agency: Department of Justice
The Department of Justice is announcing the withdrawal of four previously announced Advance Notices of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRMs), pertaining to title II and title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), for further review.