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BJS FY 15 Firearm Inquiry Statistics (FIST) Program

Opportunity ID
4306
Solicitation Status
Closed
Fiscal Year
2015
Closing Date
Posting Date
Description
In 1995, BJS began the FIST program to provide national estimates of the total number of purchase applications and denials resulting from the Brady Act and similar state laws. The FIST program collects information on firearm-related background checks conducted by state and local agencies and combines this information with FBI NICS transaction data to calculate national estimates.

Awards

Number of Awards: 1
Total Amount Awarded: $382,182

Date Created: June 25, 2015