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State Dept. Revises Oct. 2015 Visa Bulletin: Sept. 25, 2015
Posted on 25 Sep 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

DOS, Sept. 25, 2015 - "This bulletin supersedes the bulletin for October 2015 that was originally published on September 9, 2015, and contained Dates for Filing Applications long used by the Department of State for internal processing purposes. Following... Read More

Feds Provide 30 More Days to Comment on Form I-9 Revision
Posted on 28 Mar 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 59 / Monday, March 28, 2016 - "USCIS received comments from 133 commenters in connection with the 60-day notice. DATES: The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments. Comments are... Read More

USCIS Revises Form N-400, Application for Naturalization
Posted on 4 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, February 04, 2014 : "As part of its form improvements initiative, USCIS is today releasing a revised Form N-400 , Application for Naturalization. Through the Federal Register , USCIS received numerous comments from the public that helped inform... Read More

Revised Form I-9 Now Available (July 17, 2017)
Posted on 17 Jul 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, July 17, 2017 - "USCIS released a revised version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, on July 17. Instructions for how to download Form I-9 are available on the Form I-9 page. Employers can use this revised version or continue... Read More

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USCIS on Revised Form N-400, Application for Naturalization
Posted on 12 Mar 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Here is a Feb. 2014 USCIS Stakeholder Presentation regarding the revised Form N-400, Application for Naturalization. Read More

Coming Soon – Revised and New E-Verify MOUs
Posted on 27 Nov 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"On Dec. 8, 2013, E-Verify will release revised Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) for E-Verify browser users and new MOUs for users accessing E-Verify through Web services . Current E-Verify users will not be required to execute a new MOU, but... Read More

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Revised Form I-12F
Posted on 22 Jul 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Dear Stakeholder, We would like to inform you that a revised Form I-129F, Petition for Alien Fiancé(e) is now available for use. The form was revised to clarify language in some areas of the document and convert it from two columns to... Read More

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New USCIS Form I-290B
Posted on 13 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS e-mail to stakeholders, Feb. 12, 2014: " We would like to inform you that a revised Form I-290B , Notice of Appeal or Motion< http://www.uscis.gov/i-290b >, is now available for use. The form was revised to make the form clearer, more... Read More

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USCIS Revises Form G-28
Posted on 6 Mar 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"USCIS has published a revised Form G-28, Notice of Entry of Appearance as Attorney or Accredited Representative . The revised form G-28 is part of a final rule that became effective on Jan. 27, 2015. About Form G-28 Attorneys and legal representatives... Read More

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USCIS Will Accept Only the New Version of Form G-28 Beginning May 18
Posted on 18 May 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Beginning May 18, USCIS will accept only the new version (edition date: 03/04/2015) of Form G-28, Notice of Entry of Appearance as Attorney or Accredited Representative . If an applicant, petitioner, or requestor submits an application or benefit... Read More

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Revised Forms I-90 and I-601 Now Available
Posted on 23 Jan 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"USCIS recently published revised Forms I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Resident Card, and I-601, Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility. The revised Form I-90 is labeled with a Dec. 17, 2012, edition date. The revised Form... Read More

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New (-ish) DACA Application Form and Instructions
Posted on 21 Oct 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

This may have slipped under the radar... [ http://www.uscis.gov/I-821D ] On Aug. 30, 2013 CLINIC wrote : "A new edition of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) application (Form I-821D) and instructions, dated June 25, 2013, is... Read More

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USCIS Publishes New Edition of Form N-400, Application for Naturalization
Posted on 13 Apr 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Apr. 13, 2016 - "On April 13, 2016, USCIS revised Form N-400, Application for Naturalization. The revised version is available at uscis.gov/n-400. You may continue to use the 9/13/13 edition of the form until August 9, 2016. We will reject... Read More

N-400 Will Be Twice As Long, With 10 Additional Pages
Posted on 4 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Early this morning, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced a change to the N-400 form — the citizenship application form that all aspiring Americans must fill out — that stands to make the citizenship application... Read More