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USCIS News Release: USCIS to Expand In-Person Interview Requirements for Certain Permanent Residency Applicants

USCIS News Release

USCIS to Expand In-Person Interview Requirements for Certain Permanent Residency Applicants

Release Date: August 28, 2017

In compliance with Executive Order 13780, "Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States," USCIS has expanding the in-person interview requirement to include the following applicants applying for permanent residency:

1. Employment-based Adjustment of Status Applicants, and;

2. Refugee/ Asylee Relative Petitions for Beneficiaries who are already in U.S.

For the full press release, click here.

Expect longer wait times for Green Card interviews for all applications types.


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