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Appeals of Denied Petitions Under the Jurisdiction of the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) by Subject Matter

This chart shows the types of appeals adjudicated by the AAO sorted by the name of the form commonly associated with the appeal. The forms can be found on the USCIS webpage. Click on the Forms tab above to see the complete list.

Subject Matter

Form Number

Law or Regulation

Adjustment of Status of Certain Resident Aliens to A, E, or G Nonimmigrant

I-508

8 CFR 247.12(b)

Adjustment of Status of Diplomats under Sec. 13 of Act of 1957

I-485

8 CFR 245.3

Administrative Cancellation of Certificates, Documents, and Records

None

8 CFR 342.8

Application for Adjustment of Status-Indochinese Refugees

I-485

Sec. 103 of the Act of '77

Application for Adjustment of Status of Certain Cuban and Haitian Nationals

I-485

Sec. 202 of IRCA, 1986

Application for Certificate of Naturalization or Repatriation

N-580

8 CFR 343.1

Application for Adjustment of Status of T Nonimmigrants

I-485

8 CFR 245.23

Application for Adjustment of Status of U Nonimmigrants

I-485

8 CFR 245.24

Application for Certificates of Citizenship

N-600

8 CFR 341.6, 320.4, 322.5

Application for Issuance of Reentry Permits

I-131

8 CFR 223

Application for New Naturalization or Citizenship Papers

N-565

8 CFR 343a.1(c)

Application for Permission to Reapply for Admission to the United States after Removal or Deportation

I-212

8 CFR 212.2

Application for Refugee Travel Documents

I-131

8 CFR 223

Application for Regional Center

None

8 CFR 204.6(m)

Application for T Nonimmigrant Status as Alien Victim of Trafficking

I-914

8 CFR 214.11

Application for Temporary Protected Status

I-821

8 CFR 244

Application to Preserve Residence for Naturalization Purposes

N-470

8 CFR 316.5(d)(3)

Breach of Surety Bond

None

8 CFR 103.6

Certification of the Denial of Any Petition by a USCIS Office

None

8 CFR 103.4

Denial of Adjustment for Not Establishing Bona Fide Marriage Exemption

None

Sec. 245(e) of the Act

Denial of Adjustment of Status for Certain Cuban Nationals

I-485

Sec. 1 of Act of 1966

Employment-Based Immigrant Visa, Special Immigrant, and Entrepreneur

I-140; 360; 526

8 CFR 204.5, 204.6

Invalidation of Temporary Labor Certificates Issued by Governor of Guam

None

8 CFR 214.2(h)(6)(v)(H)(3)

Legalization and SAW: Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility

I-690

8 CFR 210, 245a

Legalization: Application for Temporary or Permanent Residence

I-687, I-698

8 CFR 210, 245a

Legalization: Termination of Temporary Resident Status

None

8 CFR 245a.2(u)

Petition for Armed Forces Special Immigrant

I-360

8 CFR 204.9

Petition for Certain Scientists of the CIS or the Baltic States

I-140

8 CFR 204.10 (2010)

Petition for Employee of U.S. Business Operating in Hong Kong

I-140

8 CFR 204.8

Petition for Nonimmigrant Temporary Workers, Trainees, Fiancees

I-129

8 CFR 214.2, 214.6

Petition for Orphans

I-600

8 CFR 204.3

Petition for R-1 Nonimmigrant Religious Workers

I-129

8 CFR 214.2(r)

Petition for Special Immigrant Employee of an International Organization

I-360

101(a)(27)(I)of the Act

Petition for Special Immigrant Juvenile

I-360

8 CFR 204.11

Petition for Special Immigrant Employee or Qualifying Family Member (Panama Canal)

I-360

101(a)(27)(E), (F), (G), or (I) of the Act

Petition for Special Immigrant Physician

I-360

101(a)(27)(H) of the Act

Petition for Spouse or Child under VAWA

I-360

8 CFR 204.2(c)

Petition for U Nonimmigrant Status as Alien Victim of Certain Crimes

I-918

8 CFR 214.14

Petition to Classify Amerasians as Children of U.S. Citizens

I-360

Public Law 97-359

Revocation of Immigrant Visa Petition

None

8 CFR 205.2

Revoking Approval of Nonimmigrant Applications, Petitions, or Status

None

8 CFR 214.2, 214.6(d)(6)

Special Agricultural Worker: Application for Temporary Residence

I-700

8 CFR 210.2

Special Agricultural Worker: Termination of Temporary Resident Status

None

8 CFR 210.4(d)

Termination of Authority to Issue Health Care Worker Certificates

None

8 CFR 212.15

Termination of Participation as Regional Center

None

8 CFR 204.6(m)

Waivers of lnadmissibility under 212(g),(h), or (i) of the Act

I-601

8 CFR 212.7(a)

Waivers of Two-Year Foreign Residence Requirement under 212(e) of the Act

I-612

8 CFR 212.7(c)

 

Last Reviewed/Updated: 05/22/2014