Edited by pm5k, 17 December 2012 - 05:37 PM.
|Amanda & Justin|
|Chris & Jose|
|Nicholas & Selena|
|Mai & Clifford|
|David & Salvador|
|Amanda & Jhalil|
|L & J|
|Diana & Niall|
|H & R|
|Eva & Manuel|
|Aplonis & Sylea|
|J & R|
|Nikhil & Priyanka|
|Brad & Cristina|
|dhong & wheng|
United Arab Emirates
|NISHA & RONNIE|
|Cadet & Tey|
|JD & Leap|
|Alexandra & Keir|
|Mike & Yanyan|
Permanent resident sponsoring parents
Posted 17 December 2012 - 05:29 PM
Posted 17 December 2012 - 05:39 PM
Nothing I say should in any way be construed as a breach of VJ TOS.
If you misread it that way, read again and do not put any spin on it.
Posted 17 December 2012 - 05:39 PM
What is the process for a permanent resident to sponser his or her parents? Does one have to be a permanent resident for some time before they can petition for their relative?
Also, once the parent arrives, he/she can petition for his/her unmarried, under-21 children, correct?
I am trying to see what is the faster process:
1. Permanent resident arrives to US (has green card), then petitions for parent (is there a time requirement, ex, have to be PR for 1 yr?)
2. Permanent resident arrives in US (has green card), becomes citizen, and then petitions for parent.
residents cannot file for parents only US Citizens can, so N2, when he or she becomes a USC then they can petition for parents
Posted 17 December 2012 - 11:42 PM
Can a permanent resident petition for his/her parents to immigrate to the US (become permanent resident as well), or must they become a citizen first?
No. LPR/Green Card holders cannot file a petition for their parents. They must become a US citizen (Naturalized) first before they can file.
I'm the F2A beneficiary (Spouse of LPR)
RETURNING 10-YR GC DUE TO USCIS ERROR - i90
MAR 21, 2012 - Married
DEC 28, 2013 - POE: LAX (Married 1 year and 9 months)
FEB 15, 2014 - 10-yr GC delivered but it should be 2-yr conditional GC!
MAR 07, 2014 - Infopass at USCIS. IO told me to wait 3-4 weeks for him to get & review my case file
MAY 08, 2014 - IO called saying I have to fill out i90 (no fee) and return the erroneous GC
MAY 14, 2014 - i90 package sent
MAY 16, 2014 - i90 delivered to Phoenix, AZ
JUN 05, 2014 - Received text & email containing receipt number
JUN 07, 2014 - NOA 1 hardcopy received
JUN 14, 2014 - 1st Biometrics letter received
JUN 27, 2014 - 1st Biometrics (Biometrics only - Code 2)
JUL 30, 2014 - Infopass for extension stamp on passport. They gave me until APR 29, 2015
OCT 04, 2014 - 2nd Biometrics letter received
OCT 16, 2014 - 2nd Biometrics (Biometrics and TenPrints - Code 3)
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