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Divorce after GC - apply for removal of conditions after divorce or?

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Hi,

I am needing to find out of I apply for the removal of conditions separately immediately after divorce or the normal 6 months prior to the 2-year conditional GC I now currently have expires?
It's sort of an urgent question because I wasn't aware of needing to file immediately after divorce IF that's the case. Yikes!
Thanks.

EDIT: Does anyone know the likelihood of USCIS approving fee waivers also if you have a good case? Thanks so much. :-)

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You apply for ROC in a 90 days before your 2 year green card expire.


K1

29.11.2013 - NoA1

06.02.2014 - NoA2

01.04.2014 - Interview. 

AoS

03.2015 - AoS started.

09.2015 - Green Card received.  

RoC

24.07.2017 - NoA1.

01.08.2018 - RoC approved. 

 

 

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If the divorce is final, you can apply at any point before the 2 year green card expires.

 

12 minutes ago, capriwithlove said:

or the normal 6 months prior to the 2-year conditional GC I now currently have expires

It's 90 days, not 6 months. But as noted above, once the divorce is final you can file at any point before it expires.

 

As for the fee waiver, it depends on your need and if you meet the requirements (and the ability to show it).


Timelines:

Spoiler

AOS (I-485 + I-131 + I-765):

9/25/17: sent forms to Chicago

9/27/17: received by USCIS

10/4/17: NOA1 electronic notification received

10/10/17: NOA1 hard copy received. Social Security card being issued in married name (3rd attempt!)

10/14/17: Biometrics appointment notice received

10/25/17: Biometrics

1/2/18: EAD + AP approved (no website update)

1/5/18: EAD + AP mailed

1/8/18: EAD + AP approval notice hardcopies received

1/10/18: EAD + AP received

9/5/18: Interview scheduled notice

10/17/18: Interview

?/?/18: Approved (hopefully)

 

K-1:

Spoiler

I-129F

12/1/17: sent

12/14/17: NOA1 hard copy received

3/10/17: RFE (IMB verification)

3/22/17: RFE response received

3/24/17: Approved!

3/30/17: NOA2 hard copy received

 

NVC

4/6/2017: Received

4/12/2017: Sent to Riyadh embassy

4/16/2017: Case received at Riyadh embassy

4/21/2017: Request case transfer to Manila, approved 4/24/2017

 

K-1

5/1/2017: Case received by Manila (1 week embassy transfer??? Lucky~)

7/13/2017: Interview: APPROVED!!!

7/19/2017: Visa in hand

8/15/2017: POE

 

 

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