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October 30, 2018POLICY ALERTImmigrant Investors and Debt Arrangements
October 25, 2018POLICY ALERTUse of Form G-325A
October 16, 2018POLICY ALERTValidity of Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record (Form I-693)
October 12, 2018POLICY ALERTMarriage and Living in Marital Union Requirements for Naturalization
September 26, 2018POLICY ALERTSpecial Naturalization Provisions for Children
September 26, 2018Technical UpdateAuthorized Medical Professionals
August 24, 2018POLICY ALERTGeographic Area of a Regional Center

Volume 7 – Adjustment of Status

Part O – Registration


POLICY ALERTUse of Form G-325A

October 25, 2018

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is updating policy guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual to remove references to Biographic Information (Form G-325A).

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POLICY ALERTRegistration of Lawful Permanent Resident Status

December 21, 2016

​U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing policy guidance addressing registration of lawful permanent resident (LPR) status.

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Legal Authorities

  • INA 212(a) - Excludable aliens; classes of aliens ineligible for visas or admission

  • 8 CFR 101.2​ - Presumption of lawful admission; entry under erroneous name or other errors
  • ​8 CFR 101.1 - Presumption of lawful admission

  • ​8 CFR 101.3 - Lawful permanent resident status for persons born under diplomatic status in the United States

  • ​8 CFR 264.2 - Application for creation of record of permanent residence

  • ​INA 249, 8 CFR 249 - Record of admission for permanent residence in the case of certain aliens who entered the United States prior to January 1, 1972


Current as of October 30, 2018