ASA ANNOUNCES HEARING PROTECTION ACT: A BILL TO REMOVE SUPPRESSORS FROM THE NFA

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce the introduction of the Hearing Protection Act (HPA) by Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05). This historic piece of legislation will remove suppressors from the purview of the National Firearms Act (NFA), replacing the antiquated federal transfer process with an instantaneous NICS background check. The HPA … Continue reading “ASA ANNOUNCES HEARING PROTECTION ACT: A BILL TO REMOVE SUPPRESSORS FROM THE NFA”

FEDERAL PREMIUM AMMUNITION BECOMES TIER FIVE SPONSOR OF ASA

ANOKA, MN – The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Federal Premium® Ammunition is the newest Tier Five Sponsor of the ASA. With their contribution, Federal Premium joins the ranks of AcuSport, Daniel Defense, Gemtech, SilencerCo, Silencer Shop, Thunder Beast Arms Corporation, Vortex Optics and YHM as a major sponsor of the … Continue reading “FEDERAL PREMIUM AMMUNITION BECOMES TIER FIVE SPONSOR OF ASA”

SILENCER SHOP AND SILENCERCO ADD ASA DONATION TO WEBSITE

ATLANTA, GA – The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Silencer Shop and SilencerCo have both added an ASA Donation option to the checkout section of their websites. Originally launched by SilencerCo in February, 2015, Silencer Shop added the option to their website in early August. Inspired by the popular “NRA Round-Up” … Continue reading “SILENCER SHOP AND SILENCERCO ADD ASA DONATION TO WEBSITE”

YHM BECOMES TIER THREE SPONSOR OF ASA

FLORENCE, MA – The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Yankee Hill Machine Co., Inc. (YHM), a leader in the suppressor industry, is the newest Tier Three Sponsor of the ASA. With their contribution, YHM joins the ranks of AcuSport, Daniel Defense, Gemtech, SilencerCo, and Silencer Shop as a voting member of … Continue reading “YHM BECOMES TIER THREE SPONSOR OF ASA”

DANIEL DEFENSE RETURNS AS TIER TWO SPONSOR OF ASA

BLACK CREEK, GA – The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Daniel Defense, a leading designer of modern sporting rifles and accessories, is returning as a Tier Two Sponsor of the ASA. In 2014, Daniel Defense was one of ASA’s four Tier One Sponsors. Marty Daniel, President and CEO of Daniel Defense, … Continue reading “DANIEL DEFENSE RETURNS AS TIER TWO SPONSOR OF ASA”

SILENCER SHOP BECOMES TIER ONE SPONSOR OF ASA

AUSTIN, TX – The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce that Silencer Shop is the newest Tier One Sponsor of the ASA. With their contribution, Silencer Shop joins the ranks of SilencerCo and AcuSport as one of ASA’s three Tier One Sponsors for 2015. In January, Dave Matheny, owner of Silencer Shop, was … Continue reading “SILENCER SHOP BECOMES TIER ONE SPONSOR OF ASA”

ASA BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTS TWO NEW MEMBERS

The American Suppressor Association (ASA) is pleased to announce the election of Dave Matheny, owner of Silencer Shop, and Tom Collins, CEO of Gemtech Inc., as the newest members of the ASA Board of Directors. Also confirmed for new terms were incumbents Josh Waldron, CEO of Silencerco, and Knox Williams, President and Executive Director of … Continue reading “ASA BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTS TWO NEW MEMBERS”

An Update on 41P

On January 14th, the Board of the American Silencer Association met with the leadership of the NFA Branch of the ATF. The meeting was cordial and productive, with the focus of the conversation centered on ATF 41P. After SHOT Show, we will post a full debrief of the meeting. For now, we would like to … Continue reading “An Update on 41P”

ASA Comment to ATF 41P

The comment period for ATF 41P has come to an end. With your help, a total of 9,230 comments were received by the Federal Register, over 5,000 of which were submitted in the final week. The overwhelming majority of the posts were in opposition to the draconian proposed regulatory amendment. Read our submission here: American … Continue reading “ASA Comment to ATF 41P”