Not by any measure. The ATF basically said, “…hey, no mind, just forget about it.” Only to yes, bring it up later, when politically convenient.
This is, by the way, a common maneuver, that, in law. The period to comment expires later this month, and if you have not got yours in yet, consider doing so – for what that’s worth. So, be vocal. Post and write. Comment. Contact your representatives. If you’re lucky, like I am, they are conservative and have some guts.