Green Card for Family Members of a Permanent Resident

Mother and Father with a son and daughter all hugging while looking at the camera.

To promote family unity, immigration law allows lawful permanent residents of the United States (also called LPRs or Green Card holders) to petition for certain eligible family members to obtain immigrant visas to come and live permanently in the United States or to adjust their status to LPRs if they are currently living in the United States.

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