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I just received this letter from NVC saying the following:

" The Immigration and Nationality Act does not allow derivative status to family members of immediate relatives. IR1,CR1,CR2, and IR5 classification are immediate relative visa categories. This mean that a spouse, unmarried child under the age of 21 and a parent of a U.S citizen require their own individual petition in order to immigrate to the U.S"

I'm sponsoring my wife and son, Does above statement refer to my son? He is a US citizen, I got him citizenship when he was born in Vietnam. Thank you for your help.

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Filed: IR-1/CR-1 Visa Country: Vietnam
Timeline

If your son is a US citizen, you do not need to file paperwork for him. On your application for your wife(?) did you also put him down? If you did, and there was no need to, that his why they sent this letter to you.


CR1/IR1 Timeline:

GENERAL INFO

[*]12-xx-2007 - 1st Trip (6wks) & Met him halfway around the world

[*]03-xx-2008 - Got engaged - two people on opposite sides of the world

[*]05-xx-2008 - 2nd Trip (2wks) - Engagement/Marriage/Consummation

[*]06-12-2008 - Filed I-130 (CR-1) with Vermont Service Center

[*]12-xx-2008 - 3rd Trip (4wks)

[*]06-05-2009 - Interview at 9:00am at HCMC Consulate (result: blue)

[*]07-08-2009 - Submitted RFE: Beneficiary's Relatives & Evidence of Relationship

[*]08-xx-2009 - 4th Trip (4wks)

[*]10-07-2009 - AP 91 days - Result: APPROVED!!

[*]10-31-2009 - POE: Detroit, MI

[*]11-18-2009 - Social Security Card

[*]11-20-2009 - Green Card

[*]01-21-2010 - Driver's License

THE NEXT STEPS...

[*]02/07/2011 - Renew Vietnam Passport

[*]07/30/2011 - Process of Removing Conditions Begins

[*]09/25/2011 - Date of I-751

[*]09/28/2011 - NOA1

[*]10/19/2011 - Biometrics

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If your son is a US citizen, you do not need to file paperwork for him. On your application for your wife(?) did you also put him down? If you did, and there was no need to, that his why they sent this letter to you.

Thank you for quick response. On my I-864 I put down his name on the part where it says how many people I'm sponsoring.

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Filed: IR-1/CR-1 Visa Country: Vietnam
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If your son is a US citizen, you do not need to file paperwork for him. On your application for your wife(?) did you also put him down? If you did, and there was no need to, that his why they sent this letter to you.

Thank you for quick response. On my I-864 I put down his name on the part where it says how many people I'm sponsoring.

If your son is a citizen of the US then you would not be "sponsoring" him. He would most likely be classified as a dependent child.


CR1/IR1 Timeline:

GENERAL INFO

[*]12-xx-2007 - 1st Trip (6wks) & Met him halfway around the world

[*]03-xx-2008 - Got engaged - two people on opposite sides of the world

[*]05-xx-2008 - 2nd Trip (2wks) - Engagement/Marriage/Consummation

[*]06-12-2008 - Filed I-130 (CR-1) with Vermont Service Center

[*]12-xx-2008 - 3rd Trip (4wks)

[*]06-05-2009 - Interview at 9:00am at HCMC Consulate (result: blue)

[*]07-08-2009 - Submitted RFE: Beneficiary's Relatives & Evidence of Relationship

[*]08-xx-2009 - 4th Trip (4wks)

[*]10-07-2009 - AP 91 days - Result: APPROVED!!

[*]10-31-2009 - POE: Detroit, MI

[*]11-18-2009 - Social Security Card

[*]11-20-2009 - Green Card

[*]01-21-2010 - Driver's License

THE NEXT STEPS...

[*]02/07/2011 - Renew Vietnam Passport

[*]07/30/2011 - Process of Removing Conditions Begins

[*]09/25/2011 - Date of I-751

[*]09/28/2011 - NOA1

[*]10/19/2011 - Biometrics

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Filed: IR-1/CR-1 Visa Country: China
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Yikes - how many I-130 petitions did you fill out?


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Yikes - how many I-130 petitions did you fill out?

Just one I-130 for my wife, case is almost complete at NVC. There are no RFE or anything, operator said case is under final review.

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