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Synonyms for ATF

the law enforcement and tax collection agency of the Treasury Department that enforces federal laws concerning alcohol and tobacco products and firearms and explosives and arson

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Between 1992 and 1998, according to TRAC, the ATF underwent a 14-percent reduction in the number of criminal investigators on staff.
Noble, assistant secretary (enforcement) at the Treasury Department, who oversaw the ATF investigation and report, recently told a congressional panel, "We now know that Koresh was alerted to the raid based on a warning - albeit unintentional - from a television cameraman to one of Koresh's followers.
Aamir Rind, Mir Asim Kurd, Akbar Askani, Mir Shahzad Saleh Bhootani, Inspector General Police Moazzam Jah Ansari, Commandant ATF Asif Farooqi and other police officers attended the passing out parade.
The ATF facility was founded in 2013 and this was the 7th batch, the IGP said and added that around 1,500 personnel had passed out and were serving in different areas.
This year, the ATF is launching a new ATF Animation Pitch with India's Green Gold Animation with the tagline, "Think.
The Foundation distributes gift hamper to the disadvantaged staff members of THI, TKI, and ATF belonging to Christian community on Christmas.
In the late '90s, the ATF published reports that identified the guns most commonly recovered at crime scenes.
However, Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) has permitted Spicejet Ltd, Interglobe Aviation Ltd, Go Airlines Ltd and Air India to directly import ATF on actual user basis under Para 2.
The ATF has allowed itself plenty of wiggle room in declaring that it will consider various "issues" raised by complainants before moving ahead with a new "framework" to eliminate the manufacture, importation, and sale of the ammunition.
The article disappoints by (1) disqualifying and ignoring the entire corridor market, (2) exhibiting a critical misunderstanding of what a rail corridor is, (3) proposing a severely flawed methodology that is a hybrid of a going concern valuation technique that is unrelated to the actual market for corridors, and (4) demonstrating a lack of understanding of the ATF methodology.
The ATF System is used to increase cell density and product yield during the fermentation step of the biologic drug manufacturing process.
Newington-based gun maker SIG Sauer has agreed to suspend a federal lawsuit it filed against the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives while the ATF reconsiders its decision to classify a "muzzle brake" SIG wants to take to market as a silencer.
ATF told NSSF last December the volume of permit applications, combined with staffing shortages, has resulted in increased processing times for ATF import applications.
The focus of the report, covering operations between 2006 and 2011, was so-called "churning" investigations, where undercover ATF agents are permitted to engage in illegal cigarette sales as long as the money is used to fund the agency's operations.
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) has announced that it has been selected by ATF Bank to supply an innovative contactless EMV card.