What should a licensed pawnbroker do when NICS denies the redemption of a pawned firearm?

Federal law prohibits the transfer of a firearm to a person who has been denied by NICS. Further guidance may be found in the ATF FFL Newsletter December 2002 Issue #1.

[18 U.S.C. 922(d) and (t)]

Last Reviewed September 17, 2015