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Revised Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status, and Revised Filing Locations
USCIS Will Now Use Pre-Paid Mailers to Send H-2A Receipt Notices
Coinciding with the launch of USCIS/DOS e-Approval, USCIS will begin using pre-paid mailers provided by petitioners to send out receipt notices for H-2A (temporary agricultural worker) petitions starting on Wednesday, May 11, 2016.
DHS Announces Redesignations and 18-Month Extensions of Temporary Protected Status for Sudan and South Sudan
Registration and Re-registration Periods Open Jan. 9, 2013
Temporary Protected Status Re-registration Period Extended for Haitian Nationals
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today an extension of the re-registration period for Haitian nationalswho have already been granted Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and seek to maintain that status for an additional 18 months. Given the impact Hurricane Sandy has had on regions where Haitians reside, the re-registration period is extended through Jan. 29, 2013.
Expanded e-Request and Case Status Services
USCIS has further expanded the services offered by our Case Status Online and e-Request systems as part of an ongoing effort to enhance these services for our customers.
Implementation of New USCIS Immigrant Fee Feb. 1
New fee allows USCIS to recover the costs of processing immigrant visas after individuals receive their visa packages from the Department of State abroad
USCIS Ciudad Juarez Field Office No Longer Accepting Form I-601
USCIS Announces CNMI-Only Transitional Worker Limit
CW-1 Nonimmigrant Classification Limit Set at 15,000 for FY 2013
USCIS Develops Tools to Help Foreign Entrepreneurs Create and Grow Businesses in the United States
Director Mayorkas unveils online entrepreneur resource center at MIT
USCIS Reminds Eligible Nationals of Haiti to Re-register for Temporary Protected Status