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Drivers License during AOS

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Greetings,

I'm in the US (Minnesota) on an L1 status. I've married my long term (US citizen) bf and submitted all the relevant forms (I-130, I-485, I-797, I-864, etc etc). My EAD probably won't be through until Nov or Dec.

My L1 visa is expiring on Sept 27, as is my maximum stay. My drivers licence has a "status check" set for Sept 27.

Does anybody know what - if any - documents I can submit to maintain the ability to drive? My I-94 is due for expiry in 2015. Is that enough?

The DMV people I've talked to on the phone haven't been very specific.

Thanks very much!


Package sent to: Chicago Office

Local Office: Saint Paul, MN

Primary Filings: I0-485, I-130, I-765

Date Filed : 11 Sept 2012

NOA Date : 17 Sept 2012

Bio. Appt.. : 12 Oct 2012

EAD in Production: 14 Nov 2012

EAD Received : 24 Nov 2012

Interview Date : 12 February 2013

Approved : 13 February 2013

GC in Production: 19 February 2013

GC Received: 25 February 2013

Petition to Remove Conditions (I-751)

Date of I-751 = 28 Jan 2015

NOA Date = 29 Jan 2015

Biometrics = 26 Feb 2015

Approved = 25 June 2015

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You should be able to. I got mine while on F1 and they just looked at my I-94 so I think the date on there is what they go by.


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05/12/14- NOA1 Receipt date
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You should be able to. I got mine while on F1 and they just looked at my I-94 so I think the date on there is what they go by.

Thanks for your reply!

So I called the DMV back (a third time) and spoke to somebody else, and they said that all they need is the I-797 and they can extend it.

So - to all you Minnesotans on AOS - an I-797 is enough to keep you driving.

Damn! Guess my dh and I have to renegotiate "designated driver" responsibilities!


Package sent to: Chicago Office

Local Office: Saint Paul, MN

Primary Filings: I0-485, I-130, I-765

Date Filed : 11 Sept 2012

NOA Date : 17 Sept 2012

Bio. Appt.. : 12 Oct 2012

EAD in Production: 14 Nov 2012

EAD Received : 24 Nov 2012

Interview Date : 12 February 2013

Approved : 13 February 2013

GC in Production: 19 February 2013

GC Received: 25 February 2013

Petition to Remove Conditions (I-751)

Date of I-751 = 28 Jan 2015

NOA Date = 29 Jan 2015

Biometrics = 26 Feb 2015

Approved = 25 June 2015

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You can because your I-94 is not expired. And i was working on my driver licence too but my I-94 was expired and they said not until i change my status. SO you are 100% safe.

Thanks for your reply!

So I called the DMV back (a third time) and spoke to somebody else, and they said that all they need is the I-797 and they can extend it.

So - to all you Minnesotans on AOS - an I-797 is enough to keep you driving.

Damn! Guess my dh and I have to renegotiate "designated driver" responsibilities!


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