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SSA POMS Update re I-94s

" The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is making systematic changes to fully automate the paper Form I-94 (Arrival/Departure Record). As a result, the Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements (SAVE) program introduced a new method of verifying...

DHS Jams Its Own Gears: When Paper I-94s Disappear

" CBP announced on August 7, 2012 that it will automate the I-94 record from a paper form to an electronic form. (This sounds okay, right?) The actual process though, has not been clearly communicated to the public. In fact, the paper I-94 form (may or may not) still be issued at various...

CBP Travel Update: Form I-94 Information for Foreign Visitors

CBP is experiencing a delay in processing foreign visitors’ travel information into the I-94 database. This does not affect the majority of foreign travelers visiting for business or leisure and will not affect any visitor’s record of departure. ... Currently, CBP is exploring automating...

A Paperless I-94? New CBP Rule Coming

" CBP Announces Automation of Form I-94 Arrival/Departure Record Eliminates Paper Forms, Streamlines Admission Process (Thursday, March 21, 2013) Washington — U.S. Customs and Border Protection today announced that it has submitted to the Federal Register a rule that will automate...

Soft Rollout for Paperless I-94

From CBP on April 2, 2013 : "Foreign visitors arriving in the U.S.—only via air or sea—who need to prove their legal-visitor status—to employers, schools/universities or government agencies—will be able to access their U.S. Customs and Border Protection arrival/departure...

Paperless I-94 Rolls Out Today at 5 Airports

"The change will be implemented at air and sea ports beginning April 30 and will include Charlotte- Douglas International Airport, Orlando International Airport, Las Vegas Airport, Chicago O’Hare, Miami International Airport and Houston Bush Intercontinental Airport that week, continuing across...

My I-94 Just Expired...Help!

"Remaining in the U.S. beyond the period of authorized stay as granted on the I-94 may cause the foreign national to be out of status and unlawfully present in the U.S. Staying beyond the period authorized is a violation of U.S. immigration laws and may result in the foreign national being barred...

NIV Arrival/Departure History Going Back 5 Years Now Available: CBP

"Customs and Border Protection launched a new webpage on May 1 that offers nonimmigrant U.S. visitors access to their I-94 arrival/departure record and their arrival/departure history. The new CBP webpage allows nonimmigrant travelers to access arrival/departure records going back five years...

E-Mail from CBP FOIA re New Website for I-94 and Travel History Retrieval

"From: CBP FOIA [mailto: CBPFOIA@cbp.dhs.gov ] Sent: Tuesday, May 06, 2014 3:32 PM Subject: Message from CBP FOIA - CBP Announces new Website for I-94 and travel history retrieval To: Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Requesters From: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) FOIA Office This message...

News Excerpts From the June 1, 2014, Bender’s Immigration Bulletin

CBP Launches Website for I-94 and Travel History Retrieval On May 1, 2014, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) introduced a new website that will allow nonimmigrants in the United States to obtain their I-94 arrival/departure records for any point within the past five years without filing a request...

Advance Copy of CBP Final Rule: Definition of Form I-94 to Include Electronic Format

This document is scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on 12/19/2016 - "This final rule adopts, without change, interim amendments to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) regulations which were published in the Federal Register on March 27, 2013, as CBP Dec. No. 13-06. These amendments...