All in all it's a pretty positive tone for ATF to be taking.
I'd like more. A lot more. But bloated Federal agencies don't turn on a dime, and this is really a great bit of news.
Them getting themselves out of the way of the HPA is pretty spiffy, you have to admit.
Better than a kick in the eye.
I also enjoyed the admission that
It's not perfect and it's not binding on anything or anyone; but I love the change of tone from "always be confiscating" from prior administrations.