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In an effort to keep the USCIS website current, the archive contains content that is five years and older or otherwise outdated.

Archive Memos

This page contains USCIS Memoranda five years and older.   

ATTENTION: Policy memos that have been partially or fully superseded by the USCIS Policy Manual have been stamped and republished below.  Please see the USCIS Policy Manual for current guidance.

August 2011

Field Guidance for Processing Form N-400, Application for Naturalization, for Applicants Who Will Have Their Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Benefits Terminated Because Their Time-limited Eligibility Ends (1607KB PDF)
08/30/2011 

 

April 2011

Eligibility for Members of the National Guard of the United States to Naturalize under Section 329 of the Immigration and Nationality Act and Acceptance of NGB Form 22 as Certification of Military Service for National Guard Veterans; (2206KB PDF)
Revision to the Adjudicator's Field Manual (AFM) Chapter 72.2 (d)(3); AFM Update AD10-42
04/15/2011 

 

December 2010

Revised Guidance for Determining the Sufficiency of Form N-648, Medical Certification for Disability Exceptions (8984KB PDF)
12/22/2010

 

December 2009

Extension of the Designation of Sudan for Temporary Protected Status
Notice
12/31/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-854, Interagency Alien Witness and Informant Record
Notice
12/31/2009

Extension of the Designation of Sudan for Temporary Protected Status
Notice
12/31/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-9 CNMI Employment Eligibility Verification
Notice
12/31/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-1145, E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance
Notice
12/31/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-589, Application for Asylum and for Withholding of Removal
Notice
12/31/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-445, Notice of Naturalization Oath Ceremony
Notice
12/29/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review; Form I- 290B, Notice of Appeal or Motion.
Notice
12/29/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-129F, Petition for Alien Fiance(e)
Notice
12/23/2009

Guidance on the Continuous Residence Exception for Naturalization Applicants Who Worked as Translators or Interpreters in Iraq or Afghanistan ( PDF)
Donald Neufeld, Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations
12/22/2009

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Transitional Worker Classification; Reopening and Extending the Public Comment Period
Interim
12/09/2009


 

November 2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-212, Application for Permission to Reapply for Admission into the United States after Deportation or Removal
Notice
11/24/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-191, Application for Permission to Return to Unrelinquished Domicile
Notice
11/24/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-929, Petition for Qualifying Family Member of a U-1 Nonimmigrant
Notice
11/24/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-400, Application for Naturalization
Notice
11/20/2009

Requirements for Agents and Sponsors Filing as Petitioners for the O and P Visa Classifications ( PDF)
Donald Neufeld, Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations
11/20/2009

Temporary Acceptance of H-1B Petitions without Department of Labor Certified Labor Condition Application ( PDF)
Donald Neufeld, Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations
11/05/2009

 

October 2009

Application of the Immigration Regulations to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
Interim
10/28/2009

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Transitional Worker Classification
Interim
10/27/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review, Form G-1145, Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance
Notice
10/16/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review, Form I-590, Registration for Classification as Refugee
Notice
10/16/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-854, Interagency Alien Witness and Informant Record
Notice
10/06/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-129S, Nonimmigrant Petition Based on Blanket L Petition
Notice
10/06/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-730, Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition
Notice
10/05/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-602, Application by Refugee for Waiver of Grounds of Excludability
Notice
10/05/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: File No. OMB-5, Notice of Immigration Pilot Program
Notice
10/05/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-589, Application for Asylum and Withholding for Removal
Notice
10/01/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-817, Application for Family Unity Benefits
Notice
10/01/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-600, Application for Certificate of Citizenship
Notice
10/01/2009


 

September 2009

E-2 Nonimmigrant Status for Aliens in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands With Long-Term Investor Status
Notice
09/30/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-290B, Notice of Legal Appeal or Motion
Notice
09/29/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-336, Application Request for Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings Under Section 336
Notice
09/29/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-129F, Petition for Alien Fiance(e)
Notice
09/29/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-470, Application to Preserve Residence for Naturalization
Notice
09/28/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker
Notice
09/28/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur
Notice
09/28/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-192, Application for Advance Permission to Enter Nonimmigrant (Pursuant to 2129(d)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
09/28/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: File No. OMB 25, Special Immigrant Visas for Forth Preference Employment-Based Broadcasters
Notice
09/28/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-400, Application for Naturalization
Notice
09/16/2009


 

August 2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 485 and Supplements A and E, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status; OMB Control No. 1615-0023
Notice
08/28/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence; OMB Control No. 1615-0038
Notice
08/28/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 600/I-600A, Petition to Classify Orphan as an Immediate Relative and Application for Advance Processing of Orphan Petition; OMB Control No. 1615-0028
Notice
08/28/2009

30-day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: File No. OMB-53, E-Verify Non-User Survey and Employee Survey in Arizona; OMB Control No. 1615-0108
Notice
08/24/2009

Clarifying Guidance on the Implementation of the District Court's Order in Ruiz-Diaz v. United States, No. C07-1881RSL (W.D. Wash. June 11, 2009) (253KB PDF)
Signed Donald Neufeld, Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations, August 5, 2009
08/05/2009

Conditional Permanent Residents and Naturalization under Section 319(b) of the Act ( PDF)
Donald Neufeld, Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations
Lori Scialabba, Associate Director, Refugee, Asylum & International Operations
Pearl Chang, Acting Chief, Office of Policy & Strategy
08/04/2009


 

July 2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: InfoPass System
Notice
07/28/2009

Extension of the Designation of Somalia for Temporary Protected Status and Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Somalian TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
07/27/2009

45-Day Emergency Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Request for Electronic Mail and Text Message Notification
Notice
07/27/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-693, Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record
Notice
07/13/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-602, Application by Refugee for Waiver of Grounds of Excludability
Notice
07/13/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-730, Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition
Notice
07/13/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-730, Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition
Notice
07/13/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-602, Application by Refugee for Waiver of Grounds of Excludability
Notice
07/13/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-693, Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record
Notice
07/13/2009


 

June 2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-360, Petition for Amerasian, Widow or Special Immigrant
Notice
06/25/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-600, Application for Certificate of Citizenship
Notice
06/25/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: H-2 Petitioner's Employment Related or Fee Related Notification
Notice
06/25/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Forms I-129S, Nonimmigrant Petition Based on Blanket L Petition
Notice
06/25/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-192, Application for Advance Permission to Enter as Nonimmigrant (Pursuant to 212 (d)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
06/25/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: File No. OMB 25, Special Immigrant Visas for Fourth Preference Employment-Based Broadcasters
Notice
06/25/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-690, Application for Waiver of Grounds of Excludability
Notice
06/25/2009

Implementation of the District Court's Order in Ruiz-Diaz v. United States, No. C07-1881RSL (W.D. Wash. June 11, 2009) (70KB PDF)
Donald Neufeld, Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations
06/25/2009

Request for Public Comment on the E-Verify Program Designated Agent Process
Notice
06/23/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review; Form I- 817, Application for Family Unity Benefits; OMB Control No. 1615-0005
Notice
06/15/2009

30-day notice of information collection under review: Survey of recently naturalized citizens
Notice
06/15/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 102, Application for Replacement/Initial Nonimmigrant Arrival-Departure Document; OMB Control No. 1615-0079
Notice
06/15/2009

30-day notice of information collection under review: Form I- 694, Notice of Appeal of Decision Under Section 210 or 245A of the Immigration and Nationality Act; OMB Control No. 1615-0034
Notice
06/15/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence; OMB Control No. 1615- 0038
Notice
06/11/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Forms I- 600/I-600A, Petition To Classify Orphan as an Immediate Relative and Application for Advance Processing of Orphan Petition; OMB Control No. 1615-0028
Notice
06/11/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 485 and Supplements A and E, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status; OMB Control Number 1615-0023
Notice
06/11/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N- 600K, Application for Citizenship and Issuance of Certificate Under Section 322. OMB Control Number 1615-0087
Notice
06/11/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-698, Application to Adjust Status form Temporary to Permanent Resident
Notice
06/09/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur
Notice
06/09/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-243, Application for Removal
Notice
06/05/2009

Removing References to Filing Locations and Obsolete References to Legacy Immigration and Naturalization Service; Adding a Provision To Facilitate the Expansion of the Use of Approved Electronic Equivalents of Paper Forms
Interim
06/05/2009

60-day notice of information collection under review: Form I-865, Sponsor's Notice of Change of Address; OMB Control Number 1615-0076
Notice
06/04/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-363, Request to Enforce Affidavit of Financial Support and Intent to Petition for Custody for Public Law 97-359 Amerasian
Notice
06/02/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-907, Request for Premium Processing Service
Notice
06/02/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: E-Verify Non-User Survey and Employee-Employer Survey in Arizona
Notice
06/02/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-470, Application to Preserve Residence for Naturalization
Notice
06/02/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application Requirements for the Adjustment of Status under Section 586 of Public Law 106-249
Notice
06/02/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-508 and I-508F, Waiver of Rights, Privileges, Exemptions and Immunities
Notice
06/02/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-884, Request for the Return of Original Document(s)
Notice
06/02/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-336, Application Request for Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings Under Section 336
Notice
06/02/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-1054, Request for Fee Waiver Denial Letter
Notice
06/02/2009


 

May 2009

30-Day notice of information collection under review: Form I-90, Application To Replace Permanent Resident Card; OMB Control No.: 1615-0082.
Notice
05/26/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-643, Health and Human Services Statistical Data for Refugee/Asylee Adjusting Status
Notice
05/21/2009

Requirements for H-1B Beneficiaries Seeking to Practice in a Health Care Occupation (64KB PDF)
Barbara Q. Velarde, Chief, Service Center Operations
05/20/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-3
Notice
05/04/2009


 

April 2009

Acceptance of DD Form 214 as Certification of Military or Naval Service for Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces
Revisions to Adjudicator's Field Manual Chapter 72 (AFM Update AD09-24)
(86KB PDF)
Donald Neufeld
Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations
04/29/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification
Notice
04/28/2009

Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Resident Card, Change of Filing Locations
Notice
04/28/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-693, Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record
Notice
04/24/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-644, Application for Posthumous Citizenship
Notice
04/22/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-824, Application for Action on an Approved or Petition
Notice
04/22/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-426, Request for Certification of Military or Naval Service
Notice
04/16/2009

TPS for Burundi
04/15/2009

Processing N-400s Filed Under INA 328 and 329 When Applicant Fails to Respond to a Request for Evidence or for Appearance, Revisions to Adjudicator's Field Manual Chapters 15 and 72 (AFM Update 09-23) (285KB PDF)
Donald Neufeld, Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations
04/15/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: H-2 Petitioner's Employment Related or Fee Related Notification
Notice
04/15/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-1135, Joblock Application Form
Notice
04/15/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Compliance Review Worksheet
Notice
04/08/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-612, Application for Waiver of the Foreign Residence Requirement of Section 212(e) of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
04/08/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-905, Application for Authorization to Issue Certification for Health Care Workers and Related Requirement
Notice
04/08/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Survey of Recently Naturalized Citizens
Notice
04/08/2009

Forwarding of Affirmative Asylum Applications to the Department of State
Notice
04/06/2009


 

March 2009

Filing Procedures and Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization and Related Documentation for Liberians Provided Deferred Enforced Departure
Notice
03/30/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-929, Petition for Qualifying Family Member of U-1 Nonimmigrant
Notice
03/30/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: G-639, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Request
Notice
03/23/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: USCIS Case Status Online
Notice
03/16/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-881, Application for Suspension of Deportation or Special Rule Cancellation of Removal
Notice
03/16/2009

Documents Acceptable for Employment Eligibility Verification; Correction
Interim
03/11/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-694, Notice of Appeal of Decision Under Section 210 or 245A of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
03/10/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-687, Application for Status as Temporary Resident Under Section 245A of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
03/10/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-102, Application for Replacement/Initial Nonimmigrant Arrival-Departure Document
Notice
03/10/2009


 

January 2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-601, Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility
Notice
01/29/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Resident Card
Notice
01/26/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-905, Application for Authorization to Issue Certification for Health Care Workers and Related Requirements
Notice
01/26/2009

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-28, Notice of Entry of Appearance as Attorney or Accredited Representative and Form G-28I, Notice of Entry of Appearance of Foreign Attorney
Notice
01/26/2009

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-612, Application for Waiver of the Foreign Residence Requirement of Section 212(e) of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
01/26/2009

Changes to Requirements Affecting H-2B Nonimmigrants and Their Employers; Correction
Correction
01/16/2009

Establishment of a Genealogy Program; Correcting Amendment
Correction
01/16/2009

Documents Acceptable for Employment Eligibility Verification; Correction
Correction
01/16/2009

Change in Filing Location for EB-5 Related Petitions and Applications and Regional Center Proposals
Notice
01/09/2009

Adjustment of Status to Lawful Permanent Resident for Aliens in T or U Nonimmigrant Status; Correction
Notice
01/06/2009


 

December 2008

Revision to Direct Mail Program for Submitting Form N-400, Application for Naturalization, Implementation of Program
Notice
12/23/2008

Changes to Requirements Affecting H-2B Nonimmigrants and Their Employers
Final
12/19/2008

H-2B Petitioner's Employment-Related or Fee-Related Notification
Notice
12/19/2008

Identification of Foreign Countries Whose Nationals Are Eligible to Participate in the H-2B Visa Program
Notice
12/19/2008

Changes to Requirements Affecting H-2A Nonimmigrants
Final
12/18/2008

H-2A Petitioner's Employment-Related or Fee-Related Notification
Notice
12/18/2008

Identification of Foreign Countries Whose Nationals Are Eligible To Participate in the H-2A Visa Program
Notice
12/18/2008

Documents Acceptable for Employment Eligibility Verification
Interim
12/17/2008

Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Salvadoran Temporary Protected Status Beneficiaries
Notice
12/15/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 829, Petition by Entrepreneur to Remove Conditions
Notice
12/15/2008

Adjustment of Status to Lawful Permanent Resident for Aliens in T or U Nonimmigrant Status
Interim
12/12/2008

Special Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Religious Workers; Correcting Amendment
Correction
12/09/2008

"Taiwan" as Country of Former Nationality on Certificates of Naturalization or as Country of Birth on Certificates of Citizenship; Revision to Adjudicator's Field Manual (AFM) Chapters 71 and 74 (AFM Update AD09-01) (62KB PDF)
Donald Neufeld, Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations
Lori Scialabba, Associate Director, Refugee, Asylum & International Operations
12/01/2008


 

November 2008

Special Immigrant Nonminister Religious Worker Program Act
Notice
11/26/2008

Special Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Religious Workers; Special Immigrant Nonminister Religious Worker Program Act
Notice
11/26/2008

Extension of the Re-Registration Period and Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Nicaraguan Temporary Protected Status Beneficiaries
Notice
11/24/2008

60 Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Forms G-325, G-325A, G-325B, and G-325C, Biographic Information
Notice
11/24/2008

Extension of the Re-Registration Period and Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Honduran Temporary Protected Status Beneficiaries
Notice
11/24/2008

Federal Acquistion Regulation; Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-29; Small Entity Compliance Guide
Final
11/14/2008

FAR Case 2007-013, Employment Eligibility Verification
Final
11/14/2008

Federal Acquisition Regulation; Final Rules and Small Entity Compliance Guide
Final
11/14/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-131, Application for Travel Documents
Notice
11/14/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Forms G-1041 and G-1041A, Historical Records Services Request
Notice
11/14/2008


 

October 2008

Period of Admission and Extension of Stay for Canadian and Mexican Citizens Engaged in Professional Activities TN Nonimmigrants
Final
10/16/2008

Revision of Effective Date for Direct Mail Program for Submitting Form N-400, Application for Naturalization; Withdrawal of Notice
Notice
10/10/2008

Extension of the Designation of Honduras for Temporary Protected Status
Notice
10/01/2008

Extension of the Designation of Nicaragua for Temporary Protected Status
Notice
10/01/2008

Extension of the Designation of El Salvador for Temporary Protected Status
Notice
10/01/2008


 

September 2008

Revision to Direct Mail Program for Submitting Form N-400, Application for Naturalization
Notice
09/12/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-590, Registration for Classification as Refugee
Notice
09/04/2008


 

August 2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-400, Application for Naturalization
Notice
08/28/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-646, Sworn Statement of Refugee Applying for Admission to the United States
Notice
08/27/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-131, Application for Travel Document
Notice
08/27/2008

Direct Mail Program for Submitting Form I-800A, Application for Determination of Suitability To Adopt a Child From a Convention Country, and Form I-800, Petition to Classify Convention Adoptee as an Immediate Relative
Notice
08/26/2008

Changes to Requirements Affecting H-2B Nonimmigrants and Their Employers
Proposed
08/20/2008

Petitions for Aliens To Perform Nonagricultural Temporary Services or Labor (H-2B): Withdrawal of Proposed Rule
Notice
08/20/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 730, Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition
Notice
08/20/2008

30-day notice of information collection under review: Form I- 360, Petition for Amerasian, Widow, or Special Immigrant
Notice
08/15/2008

Guidance on Continuous Residence, Physical Presence, and Overseas Naturalization for a Spouse or Child of a Member of the Armed Forces (632KB PDF)
Donald Neufeld, Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations
08/15/2008

60-day notice of information collection under review: Form I- 566, Interagency Record of Individual Requesting Change/Adjustment to or From A or G Status or Requesting A, G, or NATO Dependent Employment Authorization
Notice
08/15/2008

TPS Sudan - Federal Register
Temporary Protected Status Extension, 08/14/08
08/14/2008

Extension of the Designation of Sudan for Temporary Protected Status; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Sudanese TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
08/14/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G- 28, Notice of Entry of Appearance as Attorney or Accredited Representative, and Form G-28I, Notice of Entry of Appearance of Foreign Attorney.
Notice
08/07/2008

30-day notice of information collection under review: Form G- 639, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act request
Notice
08/06/2008


 

July 2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-602, Application for Refugee for Waiver of Grounds of Excludability
Notice
07/30/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: From I-914 and Supplements A and B, Application for T Nonimmigrant Status; Application for Immediate Family Member of T-1 Recipient; [title shortened for space]
Notice
07/30/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Domestic Violence Guidance Pamphlet for K Nonimmigrant
Notice
07/22/2008

Regulations.gov
07/22/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-192, Application for Advance Permission to Enter as Nonimmigrant (Pursuant to 212(d)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act)
Notice
07/15/2008

Special Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Religious Workers
Proposed Rule: Federal Register: April 25, 2007
07/09/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-336, Applicable Request for Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings Under Section 336
Notice
07/08/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: File No. OMB-25, Special Immigrant Visas for Fourth Preference Employment-Based Broadcasters
Notice
07/08/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur
Notice
07/08/2008

Small Business Non-Retaliation Policy
07/01/2008

Small Business Non-Retaliation Policy
Notice
07/01/2008


 

June 2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-508 and Form I-508F, Waiver of Rights and Privileges, Exemptions an Immunities
Notice
06/26/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-134, Affidavit of Support
Notice
06/17/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization
Notice
06/17/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-426, Request for Certification of Military or Naval Service
Notice
06/06/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Statement A to Form I-539 (Filing Instructions for V Nonimmigrant Status Applicants)
Notice
06/02/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-102, Application for Replacement/Initial Nonimmigrant Arrival-Departure Document
Notice
06/02/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-824, Application for Action on an Approved Application or Petition
Notice
06/02/2008


 

May 2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-644, Application for Posthumous Citizenship
Notice
05/30/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review, Submission of Revised Form: Form I-694, Notice of Appeal of Decision Under Section 210 or 245A of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
05/30/2008

Submission of Revised Form I-821, Application for Temporary Protected Status
Notice
05/28/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-300, Application to File Declaration of Intention
Notice
05/28/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-1612, Application for Waiver of the Foreign Residence Requirement of Section 212(e) of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
05/23/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-363, Request to Enforce Affidavit of Financial Support and Intent to Petition for Custody for Public Law 97-359 Amerasian
Notice
05/23/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-639, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Request
Notice
05/22/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-539, Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status
Notice
05/22/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-290B, Notice of Appeal to the Office of Administrative Appeals
Notice
05/21/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-360, Petition for Amerasian, Widow or Special Immigrant
Notice
05/21/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-400, Application for Naturalization
Notice
05/16/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-730, Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition
Notice
05/16/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-845 and G-845S, Document Verification Request and Document Verification Request Supplement
Notice
05/16/2008

Establishment of a Genealogy Program
Final
05/15/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-817, Application for Family Unity Benefits
Notice
05/13/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-602, Application by Refugee for Waiver of Grounds of Excludability
Notice
05/13/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker
Notice
05/09/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-600, Application for Certificate of Citizenship
Notice
05/09/2008

Period of Admission and Stay for Canadian and Mexican Citizens Engaged in Professional Business Activities TN Nonimmigrants
Proposed
05/09/2008


 

April 2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: File No. OMB-25, Special Immigrant Visas for Fourth Preference of Employment-Based Broadcasters
Notice
04/30/2008

Naturalization Interview Process Changes (143KB PDF)
Donald Neufeld, Acting Associate Director, Domestic Operations
04/25/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-129, Petition for Nonimmigrant Worker
Notice
04/22/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-336, Application Request for Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings Under Section 336
Notice
04/15/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-648, Medical Certification for Disability Exceptions
Notice
04/14/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization
Notice
04/11/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur
Notice
04/11/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: National Interest Waivers; Supplemental Evidence to I-140 and I-485
Notice
04/08/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form AR-11, Alien's Change of Address Card
Notice
04/08/2008

Extending Period of Optional Practical Training by 17 Months for F-1 Nonimmigrant Students with STEM Degrees and Expanding Cap-Gap Relief for All Students F-1 Students with Pending H-1B Petitions
Interim
04/08/2008


 

March 2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-508, Waiver of Rights, Privileges, Exemptions and Immunities
Notice
03/31/2008

Changes to Requirements Affecting H-2A Nonimmigrants: Extending the Public Comment Period
Proposed
03/31/2008

Classification of Aliens as Children of United States Citizens Based on Intercountry Adoptions Under the Hague Convention; Re-Opening and Extension of the Comment Period
Interim
03/25/2008

Petitions Filed on Behalf of H-1B Temporary Workers Subject to or Exempt from the Annual Numerical Limitation
Notice
03/24/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-644, Application for Posthumous Citizenship
Notice
03/19/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-426, Request for Certification of Military or Naval Service
Notice
03/19/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-694, Notice of Appeal of Decision Under Section 210 or 245A of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
03/17/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-612, Application for Waiver of the Foreign Residence Requirement of Section 212(e) of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
03/17/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-363, Request to Enforce Affidavit of Financial Support and Intent to Petition for Custody for Public Law 97-359 Amerasian
Notice
03/17/2008

Extension of the Designation of Somalia for Temporary Protected Status; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Somali Temporary Protected Status Beneficiaries
Notice
03/12/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-192, Application for Advance Permission to Enter as Nonimmigrant (Pursuant to 212(d)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act)
Notice
03/10/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-485, Supplement C, HRIFA Supplement to Form I-485
Notice
03/07/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-824, Application for Action on an Approved Application or Petition
Notice
03/04/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-4, Monthly Report Naturalization Papers
Notice
03/04/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-300, Application to File Declaration of Intention
Notice
03/04/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-845, Document Verification Request and Document Verification Request Supplement
Notice
03/04/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-884, Request for Return of Original Document(s)
Notice
03/04/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-243, Application for Removal
Notice
03/03/2008


 

February 2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-1054, Request for Fee Waiver Denial Letter
Notice
02/27/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-777, Application for Issuance or Replacement of Northern Mariana Card
Notice
02/27/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-543, Health and Human Services Statistical Data for Refugee/Asylee Adjusting Status
Notice
02/27/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-865, Sponsor¿s Notice of Change of Address
Notice
02/27/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-129, Petition for Nonimmigrant Worker
Notice
02/05/2008

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: National Interest Waivers; Supplemental Evidence to I-140 and I-485
Notice
02/01/2008


 

January 2008

Nondiscrimination in Matters Pertaining to Faith-Based Organizations
Proposed
01/14/2008

Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification
Notice
01/14/2008

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: I-601, Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility
Notice
01/10/2008


 

November 2007

Introduction of the Amended Form I-9 and the New Handbook for Employers
Notice
11/26/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-589, Application for Asylum and Withholding of Removal
Notice
11/21/2007

Cuban Family Reunification Parole Program
Notice
11/21/2007

Filing Location for H-2A Petitions
Notice
11/09/2007

Announcement of a Stakeholder Meeting on the Evaluation of E-Verify
Notice
11/07/2007

Removal of Receipt Requirement for Certain H and L Adjustment Applicants Returning From a Trip Outside the United States
Final
11/01/2007

Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Religious Workers; Reopening Public Comment Period
Proposed
11/01/2007


 

October 2007

Termination of the Designation of Burundi for Temporary Protected Status; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Burundi TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
10/29/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-539, Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status
Notice
10/19/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-130 Petition for Alien Relative
Notice
10/18/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-566, Interagency Record of Individual Requesting Change/Adjustment to or From A or G Status or Requesting A,G, or NATO Dependent Employment Authorization
Notice
10/16/2007

Classification of Aliens as Children of United States Citizens Based on Intercountry Adoptions Under the Hague Convention
Interim
10/04/2007


 

September 2007

New Classification for Victims of Criminal Activity; Eligibility for U Nonimmigrant Status
Correction
09/27/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-485: Supplement C, HRIFA Supplement to Form I-485
Notice
09/26/2007

Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization and Related Documentation for Liberians Provided Deferred Enforced Departure
Notice
09/19/2007

Guidance Clarifying the Adjudication of Form N-648, Medical Certification for Disability Exceptions, Revisions to Adjudicator's Field Manual (AFM) Chapters 72.2(d) (AFM Update AD07-01) ( PDF)
Donald Neufeld HQOPS
09/18/2007

New Classification for Victims of Criminal Activity; Eligibility for "U'' Nonimmigrant Status; Interim Rule
Interim
09/17/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-590, Registration for Classification as Refugee
Notice
09/11/2007


 

August 2007

Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Application Process for Replacing Forms I-551 Without and Expiration Date
Proposed
08/22/2007

Extension of the Designation of El Salvador for Temporary Protected Status; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Salvadoran TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
08/21/2007

Removal of Temporary Adjustment of the Immigration and Naturalization Benefit Application and Petition Fee Schedule
Final
08/17/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-131, Application for Travel Document
Notice
08/14/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Notice of Immigration Pilot Review
Notice
08/14/2007

Temporary Adjustment of the Immigration and Naturalization Benefit Application and Petition Fee Schedule for Certain Adjustment of Status and Related Applications
Final
08/01/2007


 

July 2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-601, Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility
Notice
07/31/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-566, Interagency Record of Individual Requesting Change/Adjustment to or From A or G Status or Requesting A, G, or NATO Dependent Employment Authorization
Notice
07/30/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-539, Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status
Notice
07/16/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-730, Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition
Notice
07/16/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative
Notice
07/16/2007

Correction Notice for an Information Collection Under Review: Form I-590, Registration for Classification as Refugee
Correction
07/12/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-590, Registration for Classification as Refugee
Notice
07/03/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-602, Application for Refugee for Waiver of Grounds of Excludability
Notice
07/02/2007


 

June 2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-589, Application for Asylum and Withholding of Removal
Notice
06/29/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-400, Application for Naturalization
Notice
06/28/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-864, Affidavit of Support Under Section 213A of the Act; Form I-864A, ; Form I-864EZ, ; Form I-864W, Intending Immigrants Affidavit of Support Exemption
Notice
06/28/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-600, Application for Certificate of Citizenship
Notice
06/28/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-821, Application for Temporary Protected Status
Notice
06/27/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-360, Petition for Amerasian, Widow or Special Immigrant
Notice
06/25/2007

Making Participation in the DORA Program Optional for Form I-485 Applicants
Notice
06/21/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Memorandum of Understanding to Participate in the Basic Pilot Employment Eligibility Program; Verify Employment Eligibility Status
Notice
06/12/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Generic Clearance of Customer Service Surveys
Notice
06/12/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-817, Application for Family Unity Benefits
Notice
06/12/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur
Notice
06/12/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Workers
Notice
06/08/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-336, Request for Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings Under Section 336
Notice
06/08/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Immigration Pilot Program
Notice
06/08/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-600K, Application for Citizenship and Issuance of Certificate Under Section 322
Notice
06/08/2007


 

May 2007

Adjustment of the Immigration and Naturalization Benefit Application and Petition Fee Schedule
Final
05/30/2007

Extension of the Designation of Nicaragua for Temporary Protected Status; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Nicaraguan TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
05/29/2007

30-day Notice of Information Collection under Review: Form I-643, Health and Human Services Statistical Data for Refugee/Asylee Adjusting Status; OMB Control No. 1615-0070.
Notice
05/29/2007

30-day Notice of Information Collection under Review: Form I-824, Application for Action on an Approved Application or Petition; OMB Control No. 1615-0044.
Notice
05/29/2007

Extension of the Designation of Honduras for Temporary Protected Status; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Honduran TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
05/29/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-300, Application to File Declaration of Intention
Notice
05/15/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-426, Request for Certification of Military or Naval Service
Notice
05/15/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-1612, Application for Waiver of the Foreign Residence Requirement of section 212 (e) of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
05/11/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-777, Application for Issuance or Replacement of Northern Mariana Card
Notice
05/11/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-102, Application for Replacement/Initial nonimmigrant arrival-departure document
Notice
05/11/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-694, Notice of Appeal of the Decision Under Section 210 or 245A of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
05/11/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-730, Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition
Notice
05/04/2007


 

April 2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-602, Application by Refugee for Waiver of Grounds of Excludability
Notice
04/27/2007

Special Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Religious Worker
Proposed
04/25/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review; Form I-865, Sponsors Notice of Change of Address
Notice
04/20/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review; Form I-864, Affidavit of Support; Form I-864A, Contract Between Sponsor and Household Member; Form, I-864EZ, EZ Affidavit of Support; Form I-864, Intending Immigrants Affidavit of Support Exemption
Notice
04/20/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review; Form N-600, Application for Certificate of Citizenship
Notice
04/20/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review; Form N-400, Application for Naturalization
Notice
04/20/2007

Removal of the Standardized Request for Evidence Processing Timeframe
Final
04/17/2007

Petitioning Requirements for the O and P Nonimmigrant Classifications
Final
04/16/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-4, Monthly Report Naturalization Papers
Notice
04/12/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form G-1054, Request for Fee Waiver Denial Letter
Notice
04/10/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-360, Petition for Amerasian, Widow, or Special Immigrant
Notice
04/09/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-817, Application for Family Unity Benefits
Notice
04/06/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Memorandum of Understanding to Participate in the Basic Pilot Employment Eligibility Program
Notice
04/05/2007


 

March 2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N- 644, Application for Posthumous Citizenship
Notice
03/29/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur
Notice
03/23/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-336, Request for Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings Under Section 336
Notice
03/23/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-600K, Application for Citizenship and Issuance of Certificate Under Section 322
Notice
03/23/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker
Notice
03/23/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-693, Medical Examination of Aliens Seeking Adjustment of Status
Notice
03/22/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-455, Application for Transfer of Petition for Naturalization
Notice
03/19/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-643, Health and Human Services Statistical Data for Refugee/Asylee Adjusting Status
Notice
03/19/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N- 426, Request for Certification of Military or Naval Service
Notice
03/09/2007

60-day notice of information collection under review: N-300, Application to File Declaration of Intention
Notice
03/09/2007

Extension of the Designation of Sudan for Temporary Protected Status; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documents for Sudanese TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
03/08/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 821, Application for Temporary Protected Status
Notice
03/07/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-694, Notice of Appeal of Decision Under Section 210 or 245A of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
03/07/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 777, Application for Issuance or Replacement of Northern Mariana Card
Notice
03/05/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 102, Application for Replacement/Initial Nonimmigrant Arrival-Departure Document
Notice
03/05/2007

60-day notice of information collection under review; Form I- 824, Application for Action on an Approved Application or Petition
Notice
03/05/2007


 

February 2007

Special FOIA Processing Track for Individuals Appearing Before an Immigration Judge
Notice
02/28/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 612, Application for Waiver of the Foreign Residence Requirement of Section 212(e) of the Immigration and Nationality Act
Notice
02/27/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I- 134, Affidavit of Support
Notice
02/27/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-191, Application for Advance Permission to Return to Unrelinquished Domicile
Notice
02/15/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-212, Application for Permission to Reapply for Admission into the United States After Deportation or Removal
Notice
02/08/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form N-4, Monthly Report Naturalization Papers
Notice
02/05/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I-865, Sponsor's Notice of Change of Address
Notice
02/05/2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Status as Temporary Resident under Section 245A of the Immigration and Nationality Act; Form I-687
Notice
02/01/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection under Review: Form G- 1054, Request for Fee Waiver Denial Letter
Notice
02/01/2007

Adjustment of the Immigration and Naturalization Benefit Application and Petition Fee Schedule
Proposed
02/01/2007


 

January 2007

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Employment Eligibility Verification; Form I-9
Notice
01/26/2007

Direct Mail Program for Submitting Form N-565, Application for Replacement Naturalization/Citizenship Documents
Notice
01/25/2007

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Posthumous Citizenship; Form N-644
Notice
01/22/2007


 

December 2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Medical Examination of Aliens Seeking Adjustment of Status; Form I-693
Notice
12/27/2006

Delegation of Authority to Service Center Directors to Adjudicate Form I-829, Petition by Entrepreneur to Remove Conditions; Adjudication of Form N-400, Application for Naturalization when a Form I-829 is Still Pending; AFM Update: Chapter 25.2 (323KB PDF)
Michael Aytes
Associate Director, Operations
12/21/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Affidavit of Support; Form I-134
Notice
12/19/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Interagency Alien Witness and Informant Record; Form I-854
Notice
12/19/2006

Proposed Revised Content for English, U.S. History and Government Test for Naturalization Applicants
Notice
12/19/2006


 

November 2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Advance Permission to Return to Unrelinquished Domicile
Notice
11/30/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Replacement Naturalization/Citizenship Document; Form N-565
Notice
11/29/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for T Nonimmigrant Status; Form I-914, I-914 Supplement A, I-914 Supplement B
Notice
11/29/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Notice of Naturalization Oath Ceremony; Form N-445
Notice
11/28/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Petition for Alien Fiance(e); Form I-129F
Notice
11/28/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Status as Temporary Resident Under Section 245A of the Immigration and Nationality Act; Form I-687
Notice
11/27/2006

Changes to the Regional, District and Field Office Organizational Structure Within U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Notice
11/22/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility; Form I-601
Notice
11/21/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Permission to Reapply for Admission into the United States after Deportation or Removal; Form I-212
Notice
11/16/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Employment Eligibility Verification; Form I-9
Notice
11/13/2006


 

October 2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Registration for Classification as Refugee; Form I-590
Notice
10/23/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Nonimmigrant Petition Based on Blanket L Petition, Form I-129S
Notice
10/23/2006


 

September 2006

Expanding Pilot Program Affecting the Filing Procedures for Certain Form I-485 Applicants Residing Within the Jurisdiction of the Dallas, El Paso or Oklahoma City Offices
Notice
09/21/2006

Termination of the Designation of Liberia for Temporary Protected Status; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Liberia TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
09/20/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Replacement Naturalization/Citizenship Document; Form N-565
Notice
09/19/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Waiver of Ground of Inadmissibility, Form I-601
Notice
09/18/2006

Extension of the Designation of Burundi for Temporary Protected Status; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Burundi TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
09/14/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissability, Form I-601
Notice
09/12/2006

AFM Update: Chapter 22: Employment-Based Petitions (AD03-01) ( PDF)
Michael Aytes, HQOPS
09/12/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Notice of Naturalization Oath Ceremony; Form N-445
Notice
09/12/2006


 

August 2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Asylum and Withholding of Removal, Form I-589
Notice
08/28/2006


 

July 2006

Extension of the Designation of Temporary Protected Status for Somalia; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Somalia TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
07/27/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Waiver of Excludability, Form I-690
Notice
07/26/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Interagency Record of Individual Requesting Change/Adjustment To or From A or G Status or Requesting A, G or NATO Dependent Employment Authorization; Form I-566
Notice
07/26/2006

Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for El Salvadoran TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
07/03/2006


 

June 2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: CIS Ombudsman Case Problem Submission, Form G-1107
Notice
06/29/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application by Refugee for Waiver of Ground of Excludability; Form I-602
Notice
06/28/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Notice of Pilot Program
Notice
06/23/2006

Affidavits of Support on Behalf of Immigrants
Final
06/21/2006

Extension of the Designation of Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for El Salvadoran TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
06/15/2006

60-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Petition for Alien Relative, Form I-130
Notice
06/13/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Notice to Student or Exchange Visitor, Form 515A
Notice
06/13/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Immediate Family Member of U-1 Recipient; and U Nonimmigrant Status Certification; Forms I-918, I-918 Supplement A; and I-918 Supplement
Notice
06/02/2006


 

May 2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Transfer of Petition for Naturalization; Form N-455
Notice
05/31/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application to Preserve Residence for Naturalization; Form N-470
Notice
05/31/2006

60 Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Petition for Alien Fiance(e); Form I-129F
Notice
05/26/2006

Correction: Extension of the Designation of Temporary Protected Status for Nicaragua; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Nicaragua TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
05/24/2006

Notice of Designation of Certain Employment-Based Petitions and Applications as Eligible for Premium Processing Service
Notice
05/22/2006

Changes to the Practice for Notifying the Public of Premium Processing Service Designations and Availability
Interim
05/22/2006

Correction: Extension of the Designation of Temporary Protected Status for Nicaragua; Automatic Extension of Employment Authorization Documentation for Nicaragua TPS Beneficiaries
Notice
05/20/2006

30-Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Request for Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings; Form N-336
Notice
05/15/2006

Eligibility of Arriving Aliens in Removal Proceedings to Apply for Adjustment of Status and Jurisdiction to Adjudicate Applications for Adjustment of Status
Interim
05/12/2006

Adjudication of Form N-648, Medical Certification for Disability Exceptions to the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) Section 312 Naturalization Requirements (AFM Update AD06-09) ( PDF)
Michael Aytes HQOPS
05/10/2006

30 Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Certificate of Citizenship, Form N-600
Notice
05/09/2006

30 Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Benefits Under the Family Unity Program, Form I-817
Notice
05/08/2006

30 Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Application for Naturalization, Form N-400
Notice
05/05/2006


 

December 2005

Interim Guidance for Processing I-140 Employment-Based Immigrant Petitions and I-485 and H-1B Petitions Affected by the American Competetiveness in the Twenty-First Century Act of 2000 (AC21) (Public Law 106-313) ( PDF)
Michael Aytes HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0067
12/27/2005

Processing Guidelines for E-3 Australian Specialty Occupation Workers and Employment Authorization for E-3 Dependent Spouses ( PDF)
Michael Aytes HQOPS
12/15/2005


 

November 2005

Guidance on Evaluating a Request for the Rescheduling of an Interview and Handling the Failure of an Applicant, a Petitioner, a Sponsor, a Beneficiary, or other Individual to Appear for a Scheduled Interview ( PDF)
Michael Aytes HQOPS (AFM Update AD06-01)
11/23/2005

USCIS Policy Regarding Form I-864, Affidavit of Support ( PDF)
Michael Aytes HQOPS
11/23/2005

Guidance for Processing Pending Form I-129F Petition for Alien Fiance(e) when G-325A for Petitioner and Beneficiary is not Signed and/or Photos Not Submitted ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
11/01/2005


 

October 2005

Eligibility to Self-Petition as a Battered Spouse or Child of a U.S. Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident Within Two Years of the Abuser's Loss of Status ( PDF)
Michael Aytes HQOPS (AFM Update AD05-12)
10/31/2005

Waivers under Section 209(c) of the Immigration and Nationality Act ( PDF)
Michael Aytes HQOPS (AFM Update 05-33)
10/31/2005

Procedures for Calculating Maximum Period of Stay Regarding Limitations on Admission for H-1B and L-1 Nonimmigrants ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
10/21/2005

Remedial Measures Made Necessary by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita ( PDF)
Michael Aytes HQOPS
10/05/2005


 

September 2005

Current Processing of Pending Forms I-140 for a Schedule A/Group I or II Occupations Missing Evidence of Compliance with U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) Notification/Posting Requirements ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
09/23/2005

Fee Waivers for Hurricane Katrina Victims ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
09/19/2005

Amendments to AFM Regarding Application of the Unlawful Acts Regulation in Naturalization Determinations ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
09/19/2005

Naming Conventions; Use of Full Legal Name on All USCIS Issued Documents ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
09/13/2005


 

July 2005

Changes to the L Nonimmigrant Classification Made by the L-1 Reform Act of 2004 ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
07/28/2005


 

June 2005

Expansion of the use of Form I-512L, Authorization for Parole of an Alien into the US, to Include all Advance Parole Issued by the National Benefits Customer and the Service ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
06/30/2005

Revised Interview Waiver Criteria for Form I-751, Petition to Remove the Conditions on Residence ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
06/24/2005

Fact Sheet on Confidentiality ( PDF)
Joseph E. Langlois HQASM
06/15/2005

Adjudication of Change of Status Requests for A, G, or NATO Classifications and Extensions of Stay for A-3, G-5 and NATO-7 Aliens ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
06/06/2005


 

May 2005

H-2B Filings for FY 2005 and FY 2006 Pursuant to Save Our Small and Seasonal Businesses Act of 2005 ( PDF)
Fujie O. Ohata HQOPS
05/24/2005

Interim Guidance for Processing Form I-140 Employment-Based Immigrant Petitions and Form I-485 and H-1B Petitions Affected by the AC21 Act ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
05/12/2005


 

April 2005

List of American Association of Blood Banks Accredited Parentage Testing Laboratories ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
04/07/2005

Procedural Changes for Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status ( PDF)
Fujie O. Ohata HQOPS
04/05/2005


 

March 2005

Clarification of Certain Eligibility Requirements Pertaining to an Application to Adjust Status under Section 245(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0063
03/09/2005

Implementation of Clark v. Martinez, 125 S. Ct. 716 (2005) ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
03/07/2005


 

February 2005

Requests for Evidence (RFE) and Notices of Intent to Deny (NOID) ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
02/16/2005


 

January 2005

Clarification of Classes of Applicants Eligible for Naturalization under Section 319(a) of the INA, as amended by the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000 (VTVPA), Pub. L. 106-386 ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
01/27/2005

Determinations of Good Moral Character in VAWA-Based Self-Petitions ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
01/19/2005

Establishment of an Investor and Regional Center Unit ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
01/19/2005

Extension of Status for Conditional Residents with Pending or Denied Form I-829 Petitions ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
01/18/2005

Adjudication of Form I-539 for V-2 and V-3 extension ( PDF)
Terrence M. O'Reilly HQOPS
01/10/2005

Relief Efforts for Aliens Affected by the December 26, 2004 Tsunami ( PDF)
01/10/05 William R. Yates HQOPS
01/10/2005

Guidance on the Limitations of Denials Based on Requests for Evidence Standards Not Required by the Statute, Regulations, or Form Instructions ( PDF)
Fujie O. Ohata HQOPS
01/06/2005

Revised Interview Waiver Criteria for Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
01/05/2005


 

December 2004

Regression of E31 and E32 Visa Numbers for Applicants from Mainland China, India, and the Philippines ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
12/29/2004

Extension of Validity of Medical Certifications on Form I-693 ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
12/02/2004


 

November 2004

Exception to Nonimmigrant HIV Waiver Policy for K and V Nonimmigrants; Adjudicator's Field Manual Update ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS AFM Update: Chapter 41.3: Medical Waivers (AD 04-05)
11/02/2004


 

August 2004

Reminder of Change in Photograph Standard ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
08/25/2004

Age-Out Protections Afforded Battered Children Pursuant to The Child Status Protection Act and the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act (105KB PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
08/17/2004

The Child Status Protection Act - Children of Asylees and Refugees ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0064
08/17/2004


 

May 2004

Memorandum #3 -- Field Guidance on Special Immigrant Juvenile Status Petitions ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
05/27/2004

Assessment of Deferred Action in Requests for Interim Relief from U Nonimmigrant Status Eligible Aliens in Removal Proceedings ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0062
05/06/2004

Determination of Ability to Pay under 8 CFR 204.5(g)(2) (937KB PDF)
William R. Yates
Associate Director, Operations
05/04/2004


 

April 2004

The Significance of a Prior CIS Approval of a Nonimmigrant Petition in the Context of a Subsequent Determination Regarding Eligibility for Extension of Petition Validity ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0061
04/23/2004


 

March 2004

I-94 Errors Issued by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
03/30/2004

Section 6 of the Child Status Protection Act ( PDF)
Joe Cuddihy HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0059
03/23/2004

Field Guidance on Granting Fee Waivers Pursuant to 8 CFR 103.7(c) ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
03/04/2004


 

January 2004

Concurrent Filing for Section 101(a)(27)(I) Special Immigrants ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
01/23/2004

Validity of Medical Certifications ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
01/08/2004

Lifting of Numerical Cap on Mexican NAFTA Nonimmigrant Professionals ("TN") and Free Trade Agreements with Chile and Singapore ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0060
01/08/2004


 

December 2003

Extension of Special Immigrant Religious Worker Program and Clarification of Tax Exempt Status Requirements for Religious Organizations ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
12/17/2003

Extension of Status for Conditional Residents with Pending Forms I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
12/02/2003


 

October 2003

Centralization of Interim Relief for U Nonimmigrant Status Applicants ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0057
10/08/2003


 

September 2003

Eligibility of Children Born out of Wedlock for Derivative Citizenship ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
09/26/2003

Final Regulation on Certification of Foreign Health Care Workers ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS Adjudicator's Field Manual (AFM) Update AD 03-31
09/22/2003

Sunset of Additional $1,000 Filing Fee Imposed by American Competitiveness and Workforce Improvement Act (ACWIA) and Return to 65,000 Annual Limit on H-1B Petition Approvals ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
09/15/2003


 

August 2003

Continuing Validity of Form I-140 Petition in accordance with Section 106(c) of the American Competitiveness in the Twenty-First Century Act of 2000 (AC21) ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0056
08/04/2003


 

July 2003

Implications of August 1, 2003 Deadline for Schools Currently or Recently Applying for Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) Certification ( PDF)
Jill Drury, SEVIS Program Office, Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement
07/25/2003

SEVIS Registration Deadline for all New and Continuing Non-immigrant Students ( PDF)
Jill Drury, SEVIS Program Office, Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement
07/25/2003

Validity of Medical Certifications ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
07/23/2003

Processing Derivative Refugees and Asylees under the Child Status Protection Act ( PDF)
Michael J. Petrucelli HQUSCIS Docket # USCIS-2008-0055
07/23/2003

Expedited Handling of Special Immigrant Religious Worker Petitions Before the October 1, 2003 Sunset Deadline ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
07/18/2003


 

June 2003

Procedures for Implementing the Waiving of the Oath of Renunciation and Allegiance for the Naturalization of Aliens Having Certain Disabilities ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0058
06/30/2003

Introducing Revised Form N-600, Application for Certificate of Citizenship, and New Form N-600K, Application for Citizenship and Issuance of Certificate under Section 322 ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
06/23/2003

Amendments Affecting Adjudication of Petitions for Alien Entrepreneur ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQOPS
06/10/2003

The "Adjudicate Orphan Status First" Pilot Program ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
06/04/2003


 

May 2003

Additional Guidance: Processing Fingerprint Checks Prior to the Filing of Form I-600 Abroad ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS
05/13/2003


 

April 2003

Effect of Grandparent's Death on Naturalization under INA Section 322 ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQISD Docket # USCIS-2008-0054
04/17/2003

Filing a Waiver of the Joint Filing Requirement Prior to Final Termination of the Marriage ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQISD Docket # USCIS-2008-0053
04/10/2003

Processing Fingerprint Checks Prior to the Filing of Form I-600 Abroad ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQISD
04/07/2003

Guidance on "Period of Stay Authorized by the Attorney General" in Determining "Unlawful Presence" under section 212(a)(9)(B)(ii) of the Immigration and Nationality Act ( PDF)
Thomas E. Cook HQUSCIS
04/02/2003


 

March 2003

The Meaning of 8 CFR 274a.12(a) as it Relates to Refugee and Asylee Authorization for Employment ( PDF)
William Yates HQISD
03/10/2003


 

February 2003

The Child Status Protection Act - Memorandum 2 ( PDF)
Johnny N. Williams HQOPS
02/14/2003

Waiver of Photograph for I-90, Applicants Seeking a Replacement or Renewal Form I-551 ( PDF)
Johnny N. Williams HQOPS
02/14/2003


 

January 2003

Guidance on Making the Naturalization Process Accessible to Applicants with Disabilities ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQOPS (Naturalization) Docket # USCIS-2008-0051
01/21/2003

Addition of Citizen Grandparents and Citizen Legal Guardians as Eligible Applicants Pursuant to INA 322 ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Janis Sposato HQISD Docket # USCIS-2008-0052
01/21/2003


 

November 2002

Guidance on Adjudication of H-1B Petitions Filed on Behalf of Nurses ( PDF)
Johnny N. Williams HQOPS (Services/H-1) Docket # USCIS-2008-0050
11/27/2002

Immediate Issuance of Forms I-688Bs to New Refugees and Asylees ( PDF)
Johnny N. Williams HQOPS
11/04/2002


 

October 2002

Instructions Regarding the Expanded Meaning of Section 319(a) ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQISD Docket # USCIS-2008-0001
10/15/2002


 

September 2002

Child Status Protection Act ( PDF)
Johnny N. Williams HQOPS
09/20/2002


 

August 2002

Eligibility to Self-Petition as an Intended Spouse of an Abusive U.S. Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident ( PDF)
Johnny N. Williams HQOPS
08/21/2002

H.R. 1209 - Child Status Protection Act ( PDF)
Joseph E. Langlois HQASM Docket # USCIS-2008-0048
08/07/2002

Revocation of VAWA-Based Self-Petitions (I-360s) ( PDF)
Johnny N. Williams /s/ Thomas Schiltgen HQOPS
08/05/2002


 

July 2002

Implementation of Executive Order 13269 ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Sposato HQISD
07/17/2002


 

June 2002

Policy Change - Public Law 107-150, The Family Sponsor Immigration Act of 2002: Use of Substitute Sponsor if Visa Petitioner Has Died ( PDF)
Johnny N. Williams HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0047
06/15/2002


 

May 2002

Notice to Designated School Officials ( PDF)
Johnny N. Williams HQOPS
05/30/2002

Procedures for Handling Naturalization Applications of Aliens Who Voted Unlawfully or Falsely Represented Themselves as U.S. Citizens by Voting or Registering to Vote ( PDF)
William R. Yates/s/ Deputy Executive Associate Commissioner Office of File Operations Immigration Services Division
05/07/2002


 

April 2002

Implementation Instructions for Section 114 of Public Law 107-77, "Department of Commerce, Justice, State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2002," 115 Stat. 748 ( PDF)
William R. Yages HQISD
04/10/2002


 

March 2002

Procedures for the Preservation of Immigration Benefits for Victims of Terrorism (Title IV, Subtitle C (Sections 421 - 428), of the USA PATRIOT Act) P.L. 107-56 (October 26, 2001) ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson HQOPS
03/08/2002


 

February 2002

Guidance on Employment Authorization for E and L Nonimmigrant Spouses, and for Determinations on the Requisite Employment Abroad for L Blanket Petitions ( PDF)
William R. Yates /s/ Cuddihy HQISD
02/22/2002


 

January 2002

Removal of Conditional Resident Status if Conditional Resident is the Spouse of an Individual Serving Abroad in the U.S. Armed Forces as Part of Operation Enduring Freedom ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson /s/ Joseph R. Greene HQOPS
01/17/2002

Current List of American Association of Blood Banks Accredited Parentage Testing Laboratories ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson /s/ David P. Peter HQOPS
01/17/2002

The 10/13/98N version of Form I-539, Revised Recently With an "N" Designation, Shall Be Accepted Until March 30, 2002 ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQISD
01/08/2002

Eligibility to Self-Petition as a Battered Spouse of a U.S. Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident Within Two Years of Divorce ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson HQOPS Docket # USCIS-2008-0066
01/02/2002


 

December 2001

Suspension of Adjudication of Cambodian Orphan Petitions ( PDF)
James W. Ziglar HQCOM
12/21/2001


 

November 2001

Social Security Cards and the Adjudication of H-1B Petition ( PDF)
Thomas Cook HQADN
11/20/2001


 

October 2001

USA Patriot Act: New Anti-Terrorism Legislation ( PDF)
James W. Ziglar HQCOM
10/31/2001

Clarification of Procedures for Processing Applicants Covered by Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) who are Ineligible for Asylum ( PDF)
Joseph E. Langlois HQASM
10/12/2001

Extension of the Executive Order Granting Deferred Enforced Departure to Certain Liberians in the United States as of September 29, 2001 ( PDF)
William R. Yates, HQISD
10/12/2001

National Interest Waivers for Second Preference Employment-Based Immigrant Physicians Serving in Medically Underserved Areas or at Veterans Affairs Facilities and Section 214(l)(2)(B) of the Act ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQISD
10/01/2001


 

September 2001

Discontinue Use of Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Form 9003, Additional Questions to Be Completed by All Applicants for Permanent Residence in the United States, With Adjustment of Status Applications ( PDF)
William R. Yates HQISD
09/21/2001


 

August 2001

Parole Decision Authority (Amendment to March 16, 2001 memorandum) ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson HQOPS
08/23/2001


 

July 2001

Name Change to the Coordinated Interagency Partnership Regulating International Students (CIPRIS) Project ( PDF)
Michael Cronin /a/ HQPRG
07/20/2001

Fingerprint Waiver Policy for All Applicants for Benefits under the Immigration and Naturalization Act and Procedures for Applicants Whose Fingerprint Responses Expire after the Age Range during which Fingerprints are Required ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson HQOPS
07/20/2001

LIFE Legalization Filings (Adjustment Under Section 245A, as Modifed by the LIFE Act and Applications for Family Unity Benefits Pursuant to the LIFE Act Amendments) ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson HQOPS
07/18/2001


 

June 2001

Initial Guidance for Processing H-1B Petitions as Affected by the "American Competitiveness in the Twenty-First Century Act" (Public Law 106-313) and Related Legislation (Public Law 106-311) and (Public Law 106-396) ( PDF)
Michael D. Cronin HQPGM
06/19/2001

Travel After Filing a Request for a Change of Nonimmigrant Status ( PDF)
Thomas Cook HQPGM
06/18/2001


 

May 2001

Public Law 106-378, Adjustment of Status for Certain Syrian Nationals ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson, HQOPS
05/25/2001

Effect of Enactment of the Child Citizenship Act of 2000 on the affidavit of support requirement under INA 212(a)(4) and 213A ( PDF)
Michael D. Cronin HQPGM Docket # USCIS-2008-0040
05/17/2001

Whether an Affidavit of Support is Required if the Alien Already has, or can be Credited With, 40 Qualifying Quarters of Coverage ( PDF)
Michael D. Cronin HQPGM
05/17/2001


 

April 2001

Use of State Agency Records Regarding Arrest Printouts for Naturalization Quality Procedures (NQP) Purposes ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson HQOPS
04/27/2001


 

March 2001

Parole Decision Authority ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson HQOPS
03/16/2001


 

February 2001

Implementing of Amendment to the LIFE Act Regarding Applicability of INS section 241(a)(5) (reinstatement) to NACARA 203 Beneficiaries ( PDF)
Joseph E. Langlois HQASY
02/22/2001

Changes to Section 202 of NACARA, and HRIFA Adjustment of Status under 245(i) LIFE ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson HQOPS
02/14/2001

Post-December 21, 2000, Procedures for Aliens Who Have Been Issued Orders of Deportation of Removal and Fall Within the Classes of Aliens Made Eligible for Adjustment Under NACARA Section 202 or HRIFA under LIFE ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson HQOPS
02/14/2001


 

January 2001

Adjustment of Status Under 245(i) and LIFE ( PDF)
Michael D. Cronin HQOPS and attachments by Robert L. Bach HQOPP
01/26/2001

Intercountry Adoption Act of 2000 ( PDF)
Thomas E. Cook HQADN
01/17/2001


 

November 2000

Guidance on Processing Petitions for Adopted Alien Children Less Than 18 Years of Age Considered a "Child" Under the Immigration and Nationality Act Through Public Law 106-139 ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson HQADN
11/13/2000


 

March 2000

AFM Update - Immigrant Investor Petitions ( PDF)
Michael A. Pearson /s/ Dominica Guiterrez HQOPS (EB-5 Immigrant Investor)
03/03/2000


 

January 2000

INS Office of General Counsel Memo: Elian Gonzalez ( PDF)
01/03/2000


 

December 1998

Guidelines for Children's Asylum Claims ( PDF)
Jeff Weiss HQOIA
12/10/1998

Last Reviewed/Updated: 03/15/2011