Federal Bureau of Investigation November 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

National Instant Criminal Background Check System Regulation
Document Number: 2014-27386
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-11-20
Agency: Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Justice
The United States Department of Justice (``the Department'') is publishing this final rule to amend the regulations implementing the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (``NICS'') pursuant to the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act (``Brady Act''). This final rule authorizes tribal criminal justice agencies to access the NICS Index for purposes of issuing firearm-related permits and licenses, authorizes criminal justice agencies to access the NICS Index for purposes of disposing of firearms in their possession, and updates the storage location of NICS Audit Log records relating to denied transactions.