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August 15, 2018Technical UpdateCertificates of Citizenship for U.S. National Children
July 26, 2018Technical UpdateRescinding Tenant-Occupancy Methodology
May 23, 2018POLICY ALERTChild Status Protection Act
May 15, 2018POLICY ALERTAdjustment of Status Interview Guidelines and Waiver Criteria
May 15, 2018POLICY ALERTRescinding Tenant-Occupancy Methodology
May 02, 2018POLICY ALERTDocumentation of Conditional Resident Status for Investors with a Pending Form I-829
April 18, 2018POLICY ALERTAcquisition of U.S. Citizenship for Children Born Out of Wedlock

Volume 6 – Immigrants


Part A – Immigrant Policies and Procedures

Part B – Family-Based Immigrants

Part C – International Orphans and Adoptees

Part D – Immigrants Filing Under Violence Against Women Act

Part E – Employment-Based Immigration

Part F – Employment-Based Classifications

Part G – Investors

Part H – Designated and Special Immigrants

Part I – Family-Based Conditional Permanent Residents

Part J – Special Immigrant Juveniles


 

Technical UpdateRescinding Tenant-Occupancy Methodology

July 26, 2018

This technical update clarifies that the rescission of the policy regarding the tenant-occupancy methodology does not affect petitions pending on May 15, 2018 (the date USCIS announced the rescission).


 

POLICY ALERTRescinding Tenant-Occupancy Methodology

May 15, 2018

​U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is revising policy guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual to reflect that, as of May 15, 2018, USCIS no longer considers tenant occupancy to be a reasonable methodology to support economically or statistically valid forecasting tools.


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POLICY ALERTDocumentation of Conditional Resident Status for Investors with a Pending Form I-829

May 02, 2018

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is updating policy guidance regarding the documentation of conditional permanent resident (CPR) status for employment-based fifth preference (EB-5) immigrants.


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POLICY ALERTJob Creation and Capital At Risk Requirements for Investors

June 14, 2017

​U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is updating the USCIS Policy Manual to provide further guidance regarding the job creation and capital at risk requirements for Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur, and Form I-829, Petition by Entrepreneur to Remove Conditions on Permanent Resident Status.


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POLICY ALERTEmployment-Based Fifth Preference Immigrants: Investors

November 30, 2016

​U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing policy guidance regarding the eligibility requirements for regional centers and immigrant investors.


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POLICY ALERTSpecial Immigrant Juvenile Classification and Special Immigrant-Based Adjustment of Status

October 26, 2016

​U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing policy guidance regarding the special immigrant juvenile (SIJ) classification and special immigrant-based (EB-4) adjustment of status, including adjustment based on classification as a special immigrant religious worker, SIJ, and G-4 international organization or NATO-6 employee or family member, among others.


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Current as of August 15, 2018