Three New USCIS Interim Memos for Comment

- Guidance on Evaluating Claims of “Extraordinary Circumstances” for Late Filings When the Applicant Must Have Sought to Acquire Lawful Permanent Residence Within One Year of Visa Availability Pursuant to the Child Status Protection Act - June 6, 2014 (Posted: 06-27-2014; Comment period ends: 07-11-2014; This memo is in effect until further notice.)

- Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013: Changes to U Nonimmigrant Status and Adjustment of Status Provisions - June 15, 2014 (Posted: 06-27-2014; Comment period ends: 08-08-2014; This memo is in effect until further notice.)

- Guidance on the Implementation of the Intercountry Adoption Universal Accreditation Act of 2012 and the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 in Intercountry Adoption Adjudications - June 30, 2014 (Posted: 07-02-2014; Comment period ends: 08-13-2014; This memo is in effect until further notice.)