Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 146 / Friday, July 29, 2016 - "This final rule, consistent with the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), expands the class of individuals who may be eligible for a provisional waiver of certain grounds of inadmissibility...
AIC, Jan. 6, 2012 : "U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced a proposal
to streamline the application process for the spouses and children of
U.S. citizens currently eligible for legal permanent resident status,
Posted by Alejandro Mayorkas, Director, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ( en español/Spanish version ) - DHS, Jan. 6, 2012 .
the Obama Administration’s commitment to family unity and
Alicia A. Caldwell, AP, Jan. 6, 2012 : "The Obama administration plans a rule change to help reduce the time [unauthorized] immigrant spouses and children are separated from citizen
relatives while they try to win legal status in the United States...
"The new proposal would allow the applicant to apply for the waiver
before leaving the country; if granted, the applicant could return to
the U.S. during the visa application process. The Obama
administration says the move is a step toward...
"Today the Administration [has announced] a proposed rule change that
will save countless American families from the trauma of separation and,
at the same time, make America safer. ... Under the twisted immigration law the husband or wife of...
"Reminder : This proposed process is not in effect . To learn more, read this alert ." - More at USCIS, May 2, 2012 .
"USCIS to Propose Changing the Process for Certain Waivers
On Jan. 6, 2012, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) posted a notice of intent in
the Federal Register outlining its plan to reduce the time that...
"A proposal was put forth last Friday by the USCIS which would allow thousands of spouses of U.S. citizens to come out of the shadows and apply for green cards. This is as it should be since the stated purpose of our immigration
laws is to promote...
"On January 9, 2012, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced its intention to change its current process for filing and adjudication of certain applications for waivers of inadmissibility filed in connection with an immediate...
"This policy memorandum (PM) provides guidelines on how U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) processes requests to expedite the adjudication of Forms I-601 filed by individuals outside the United States. These guidelines will be included...
Hats off to Michael Carlin for this Aug. 24, 2015 AAO victory!
"USCIS provided statistics on approval rate, denial rate, and RFE rate for Forms I-601 and Forms I-601A, for FY2010 through FY2015. Information was provided in response to an AILA FOIA.
Since FY2010 thru January of FY2015...
USCIS Office of Public Engagement: I-601 Notice of Intent
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services sent this bulletin at 01/06/2012 10:32 AM EST
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) posted a Notice of Intent...
"U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) intends to change its current process for filing and adjudication of certain applications for waivers of inadmissibility filed in connection with an immediate relative immigrant visa application...