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About Priority Dates and Cut-Off Numbers

Updated December 9, 2014 in Processing Times,
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Aztec Calendar Stone 147562088; About Priority Dates and Cut-Off NumbersPriority Dates are cut-off numbers that determine Immigrant Visa (permanent visa, or green card) availability in the numerically limited United States Immigrant Visa (IV) categories. more »

Marriage-Based Green Card

Updated January 22, 2015 in Green Cards,
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wedding cake 1 - 117316269 Marriage-Based Green CardObtaining a marriage-based green card is one of the fastest ways to obtain Lawful Permanent Resident (LPR) status in the United States. Same-sex spouses are now eligible for this process on the same basis as opposite sex spouses. more »

Same-Sex Marriage Immigration FAQ

Updated December 9, 2014 in Green Cards,
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mini statues of liberty 152024853; Same-Sex Marriage Immigration FAQThis Same-Sex Marriage Immigration FAQ addresses same-sex marriage immigration issues following the US Supreme Court’s decision of June 26, 2013, in United States v. Windsor striking down a major provision of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). Following this decision, same-sex couples can file a marriage-based green card petition on behalf of a non-US spouse on the same basis as opposite-sex couples. Note that the US immigration law is extremely complex, and each person’s case is different from every other. So we can’t cover all contingencies, but this FAQ provides general information about the marriage-based green card process. more »

Family-Based Priority Dates (FB)

Updated June 21, 2017 in Processing Times,
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Calendar 152126711 Family-Based Priority Dates (FB)The JULY 2017 Visa Bulletin summarizes “Application Final Action Dates” (consistent with prior Visa Bulletins) and “Dates for Filing Applications,” which indicate when immigrant visa applicants should be notified to assemble and submit required documentation to the National Visa Center (NVC) with regard to Family-Based Priority Dates (FB). more »

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