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USCIS Policy Memo: Process for Responding to Requests by DOS to Accept a Locally Filed I-130

"This policy memorandum (PM) provides guidance and procedures for managers when responding to requests by DOS to accept a locally filed Form I-130 where USCIS does not have a presence." - USCIS, May 14, 2012 .

USCIS Shuffles I-130 Workload

"USCIS recently began transferring some casework from the National Benefits Center to the Nebraska, Texas and California Service Centers to balance overall operational workload. The affected casework includes the following form: I-130, Petition for Alien Relative, filed by U.S. citizens for...

USCIS Message: Update on the processing times of Form I-130s filed by U.S. citizens for their eligible immediate relatives

USCIS E-Mail to Stakeholders: " From: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services [mailto: uscis@public.govdelivery.com ] Sent: Wednesday, November 20, 2013 3:38 PM Subject: USCIS Message: Update on the processing times of Form I-130s filed by U.S. citizens for their eligible immediate relatives...

USCIS Expedites US/Filipino IR I-130s

"" USCIS has proactively identified and is expediting pending I-130, Petition for Alien Relative , forms that have been filed by U.S. citizens for their Filipino immediate relatives. Our standard security checks remain in place." - USCIS, Jan. 14, 2014 .