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Hi Everyone,

I attended my wife to her CR-1 interview this morning here in Manila. The CO mainly asked questions about my wife's kids. She has two children her daughter just turned 8 and her son will turn 9 in one month. My wife was never married to their father and like me this is first marriage for both of us. After asking about her kids and seeing their birth certificates she typed to her computer for a moment and then told my wife she needs to get a new CENOMAR. We showed her the one my wife got two weeks before our marriage last June but the CO didn't accept this.

The CO kept her passport and we were issued a white sheet with CENOMAR checked. We then dropped off the 2GO mailing info and left.

The CO never said we are approved but they did keep her passport. I'm wondering if my wife is approved. We are sad because we are looking to go to USA together but I'm not sure if I can stay long enough because we don't know when she will get her visa.

Do you think we are approved?


06/28/2010: Sent I-130
08/25/2010: NOA1
09/01/2010: Touched
11/02/2010: Transferred to TSC
11/30/2010: Rec'd update saying petition sent to local USCIS office
01/26/2011: Called NCSC and put in service request
02/03/2011: RFE
02/11/2011: RFE hardcopy rec'd: passport photos missing
02/14/2011: RFE response sent
02/16/2011: RFE response rec'd by TSC
03/01/2011: Touched
03/09/2011: NOA2
03/17/2011: Shipped to NVC
03/21/2011: Touched
03/23/2011: NVC case number assigned
03/24/2011: Emailed choice of agent
03/28/2011: AOS fee paid and packet sent
03/29/2011: Paid DS-230 fee
03/31/2011: DS-230 packet sent to NVC
04/08/2011: RFE for AOS packet
04/16/2011: Resent corrected I-864
04/28/2011: Sign in failed
04/29/2011: NVC Case Complete
05/20/2011: Case forwarded to US Embassy Manila
06/01/2011: Medical exam completed at St. Luke's
06/10/2011: Interview - approved pending CENOMAR reverification from NSO
06/17/2011: Embassy received CENOMAR
06/29/2011: Visa in hand!!
07/01/2011: POE San Fransisco

05/14/2013: Sent I-751 to Vermont Service Center

05/20/2013: NOA1

05/23/2013: Check cleared

06/18/2013: Biometrics appt.

08/27/2013: Email from USCIS saying new card approved/ordered

09/03/2013: Green card received

07/01/2014: N-400 sent to Dallas lockbox

07/29/2014: Biometrics

09/25/2014: Interview (passed civics test but need to provide more documents)

11/14/2014: Oath Ceremony in Lexington, KY

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its more likely u are approved!! if your wife never been married before then u dont need to worry...they're just going to review her CENOMAR if shes really never married...and if they will find out that shes not then she will be fine...just Pray..i am a filipina too.. :thumbs:

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...we were issued a white sheet with CENOMAR checked.

We then dropped off the 2GO mailing info...

...they did keep her passport

Do you think we are approved?

Congratz!... :star: ...her visa is approved...but she won't get it unless she submits an updated CENOMAR.


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Hi Everyone,

I attended my wife to her CR-1 interview this morning here in Manila. The CO mainly asked questions about my wife's kids. She has two children her daughter just turned 8 and her son will turn 9 in one month. My wife was never married to their father and like me this is first marriage for both of us. After asking about her kids and seeing their birth certificates she typed to her computer for a moment and then told my wife she needs to get a new CENOMAR. We showed her the one my wife got two weeks before our marriage last June but the CO didn't accept this.

The CO kept her passport and we were issued a white sheet with CENOMAR checked. We then dropped off the 2GO mailing info and left.

The CO never said we are approved but they did keep her passport. I'm wondering if my wife is approved. We are sad because we are looking to go to USA together but I'm not sure if I can stay long enough because we don't know when she will get her visa.

Do you think we are approved?

yeah agree with T, ur wife visa is approve, just that the embassy wants an updated CENMAR (for now she is married), and on that CENMAR.. ur name and ur marriage will appear on that doc. :star::thumbs:


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May 9, 2017: N-400 packet was sent
May 15, 2017: NOA1 
June 05, 2017: Biometric Done
June 19, 2017: Case is in Line for an Interview
June 25, 2018: USCIS Scheduled an Interview
Aug. 02, 2018: Interview Date- APPROVED!
Aug. 09, 2018: Oath Ceremony

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When I went to my interview, they didnt ask it but I have it on hand.

CENOMAR will prove that if you guys are married, it will show in there her name and her status as married to you and the date of marriage. An evidence that your marriage was registered.

Once you submitted it, just try to call the embassy and in some cases it will only take 2 weeks and u get the visa. Im pretty sure it got approved, they already took her passport.

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Thank you for the replies. We already called NSO and they said they will deliver to the Embassy next Friday. We are hoping it won't take too long after that!


06/28/2010: Sent I-130
08/25/2010: NOA1
09/01/2010: Touched
11/02/2010: Transferred to TSC
11/30/2010: Rec'd update saying petition sent to local USCIS office
01/26/2011: Called NCSC and put in service request
02/03/2011: RFE
02/11/2011: RFE hardcopy rec'd: passport photos missing
02/14/2011: RFE response sent
02/16/2011: RFE response rec'd by TSC
03/01/2011: Touched
03/09/2011: NOA2
03/17/2011: Shipped to NVC
03/21/2011: Touched
03/23/2011: NVC case number assigned
03/24/2011: Emailed choice of agent
03/28/2011: AOS fee paid and packet sent
03/29/2011: Paid DS-230 fee
03/31/2011: DS-230 packet sent to NVC
04/08/2011: RFE for AOS packet
04/16/2011: Resent corrected I-864
04/28/2011: Sign in failed
04/29/2011: NVC Case Complete
05/20/2011: Case forwarded to US Embassy Manila
06/01/2011: Medical exam completed at St. Luke's
06/10/2011: Interview - approved pending CENOMAR reverification from NSO
06/17/2011: Embassy received CENOMAR
06/29/2011: Visa in hand!!
07/01/2011: POE San Fransisco

05/14/2013: Sent I-751 to Vermont Service Center

05/20/2013: NOA1

05/23/2013: Check cleared

06/18/2013: Biometrics appt.

08/27/2013: Email from USCIS saying new card approved/ordered

09/03/2013: Green card received

07/01/2014: N-400 sent to Dallas lockbox

07/29/2014: Biometrics

09/25/2014: Interview (passed civics test but need to provide more documents)

11/14/2014: Oath Ceremony in Lexington, KY

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Just one more question do you think we will still have to wait 5 to 10 days from when the Embassy receives the CENOMAR or does the 5 to 10 days start today after our interview? Thanks again for your help!


06/28/2010: Sent I-130
08/25/2010: NOA1
09/01/2010: Touched
11/02/2010: Transferred to TSC
11/30/2010: Rec'd update saying petition sent to local USCIS office
01/26/2011: Called NCSC and put in service request
02/03/2011: RFE
02/11/2011: RFE hardcopy rec'd: passport photos missing
02/14/2011: RFE response sent
02/16/2011: RFE response rec'd by TSC
03/01/2011: Touched
03/09/2011: NOA2
03/17/2011: Shipped to NVC
03/21/2011: Touched
03/23/2011: NVC case number assigned
03/24/2011: Emailed choice of agent
03/28/2011: AOS fee paid and packet sent
03/29/2011: Paid DS-230 fee
03/31/2011: DS-230 packet sent to NVC
04/08/2011: RFE for AOS packet
04/16/2011: Resent corrected I-864
04/28/2011: Sign in failed
04/29/2011: NVC Case Complete
05/20/2011: Case forwarded to US Embassy Manila
06/01/2011: Medical exam completed at St. Luke's
06/10/2011: Interview - approved pending CENOMAR reverification from NSO
06/17/2011: Embassy received CENOMAR
06/29/2011: Visa in hand!!
07/01/2011: POE San Fransisco

05/14/2013: Sent I-751 to Vermont Service Center

05/20/2013: NOA1

05/23/2013: Check cleared

06/18/2013: Biometrics appt.

08/27/2013: Email from USCIS saying new card approved/ordered

09/03/2013: Green card received

07/01/2014: N-400 sent to Dallas lockbox

07/29/2014: Biometrics

09/25/2014: Interview (passed civics test but need to provide more documents)

11/14/2014: Oath Ceremony in Lexington, KY

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Just one more question do you think we will still have to wait 5 to 10 days from when the Embassy receives the CENOMAR or does the 5 to 10 days start today after our interview? Thanks again for your help!

yes u need to wait more after the embassy receives the CENMAR... :star::thumbs:


N-400:
May 9, 2017: N-400 packet was sent
May 15, 2017: NOA1 
June 05, 2017: Biometric Done
June 19, 2017: Case is in Line for an Interview
June 25, 2018: USCIS Scheduled an Interview
Aug. 02, 2018: Interview Date- APPROVED!
Aug. 09, 2018: Oath Ceremony

My Group

My Blog

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yes u need to wait more after the embassy receives the CENMAR... :star::thumbs:

:thumbs: :thumbs: Agreed.


Tahoma and Chinook's K1 story --->> http://www.visajourney.com/forums/user/57425-tahoma/

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