|Amanda & Justin|
|Emily & Friday|
|J & M|
|J & J|
|ed & jean|
|R & S|
|Jim & Anita|
|Anna & Taka|
|Samantha & Ciaran|
|Kevin & Yan|
|Oscar & Analy|
|Amanda & Lorena|
|Kevin & Minh|
|Edith & Citlalli|
|Kim & Guillaume|
|Chris & Ashley|
|Honey & Arthur|
What is OMB Control Number?
Posted 14 April 2012 - 07:44 PM
Posted 15 April 2012 - 09:18 AM
Checking my case status today, and still says initial review. However, at the very bottom, there is an OMB control number and an expiration date. What is an OMB control number, and what is it for?
A number issued by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget under the Paperwork Reduction Act. Forms issued by the federal government are required to have one of these numbers on them. For the purpose of your case status the number is meaningless.
USCIS: (224 days)
07/22/11 - Mailed I-130 petitions for wife and step-daughter
07/28/11 - NOA1 for both
02/21/12 - RFE for both (received hardcopy on 2/25)
02/28/12 - Responded to RFE for both(received by CSC on 2/29)
03/02/12 - NOA2 for both(received hardcopy on 3/8)
NVC: (37 days)
03/12/12 - NVC Received both
03/21/12 - NVC case number and IIN received for both & Emailed Choice of Agent for both
03/23/12 - AOS bill invoiced & paid for both
03/26/12 - AOS bill shows paid & AOS Packets mailed for both
03/27/12 - Choice of Agent accepted for wife (sent another for step-daughter via email and express mail)
03/28/12 - Choice of Agent accepted for step-daughter & IV bill invoiced & paid for wife
03/29/12 - IV bill shows paid for wife & IV bill invoiced & paid for step-daughter
03/30/12 - IV bill shows paid for step-daughter & IV Packets mailed for both
04/04/12 - IV Packets reviewed. Checklist issued for Divorce Decree for my wife. Step-daughter's was accepted and her case closed
04/10/12 - Divorce Decree accepted after supervisor review & wife's case closed
04/16/12 - Expedite requested for both cases due to NVC error
04/18/12 - Expedite request approved for both cases and sent to Santiago Embassy
Embassy: (15 days)
04/24/12 - Embassy received both cases from NVC
04/25/12 - Wife went to Embassy for document review. Interview date assigned for both cases.
04/26/12 - Medical Exam for both. Result - approved.
05/07/12 - Interview date for both. Result - approved!
05/09/12 - Received both Visas
05/16/12 - POE Atlanta
Back to Top ↑
0 user(s) are browsing this forum
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users
Important Disclaimer: Please read carefully the Visajourney.com Terms of Service. If you do not agree to the Terms of Service you should not access or view any page (including this page) on VisaJourney.com. Answers and comments provided on Visajourney.com Forums are general information, and are not intended to substitute for informed professional medical, psychiatric, psychological, tax, legal, investment, accounting, or other professional advice. Visajourney.com does not endorse, and expressly disclaims liability for any product, manufacturer, distributor, service or service provider mentioned or any opinion expressed in answers or comments. VisaJourney.com does not condone immigration fraud in any way, shape or manner. VisaJourney.com recommends that if any member or user knows directly of someone involved in fraudulent or illegal activity, that they report such activity directly to the Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement. You can contact ICE via email at Immigration.Reply@dhs.gov or you can telephone ICE at 1-866-347-2423. All reported threads/posts containing reference to immigration fraud or illegal activities will be removed from this board. If you feel that you have found inappropriate content, please let us know by contacting us here with a url link to that content. Thank you.