Go back to the link in comment 10 and enter into "Thomas":
firearms sales records
Click on [H.R.3199.EAS]
then click on SEC. 7. PATRIOT SECTION 215; PROCEDURAL PROTECTIONS FOR COURT ORDERS TO PRODUCE RECORDS AND OTHER ITEMS IN INTELLIGENCE INVESTIGATIONS.
You'll find the following:
(2) by adding at the end the following:
`(3) No application shall be made under this section for an order requiring the production of library circulation records , library patron lists, book sales records , book customer lists, firearms sales records , or medical records containing personally identifiable information without the prior written approval of the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The Director may delegate authority to approve such an application to the Deputy Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, but such authority may not be further delegated.'.
`(3) the total number of applications made for orders approving requests for the production of tangible things under section 501, and the total number of orders either granted, modified, or denied, when the application or order involved any of the following:
`(A) The production of tangible things from a library, as defined in section 213(2) of the Library Services and Technology Act (20 U.S.C. 9122(2)).
`(B) The production of tangible things from a person or entity primarily engaged in the sale, rental, or delivery of books, journals, magazines, or other similar forms of communication whether in print or digitally.
`(C) The production of records related to the purchase of a firearm, as defined in section 921(a)(3) of title 18, United States Code.
Thanks for the ping!
My legislators have been notified ~ Bump!