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Hi guys,


My fiancé is sending in our K1 Package on Monday to USCIS which will then go to the lengthy delayed TSC... We are just wondering if he needs to get his passport copies notarised? Each page?

He can't find his birth certificate to show he is american born so he will have to send photocopies of each page of his US passport, does anyone know if he needs those copies notarised?


Thanks!

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No it does not.


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NOA1: 20/03/2014

NOA2: 11/04/2014 (22 days)

Interview: 09/07/2014 (111 days)

D.O.E 29/07/2014

Married 29/08/2014

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AOS/EAD/AP Sent: 12/11/2014

Delivered at Chicago LB:15/11/2014

NOA1 (all 3): 17/11/2014

NOA1 (all 3) hardcopy: 24/11/2014(Notice date 20th)

Bio-metrics App letter: 28/11/2014(Notice date 21st)

Bio-metrics App Cleveland Ohio: 10/12/2014

EAD/AP:Approved/production 31/01/2015(update 2/2/1015) (80 days)

Combo Card: Mailed 5/2/2015

Combo Card: Delivered 6/2/2015AP

NOA: Approval Notice received 7/2/2015

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Interesting question.

Check out the Form I-129F instructions about notarization requirements: http://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/files/form/i-129finstr.pdf

The Petitioner Signature statements of Part 4, Penalties/Certification, of the Form I-129F, likely carry more weight than a simple signature notarization. http://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/files/form/i-129f.pdf .

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Nothing needs notarized for the petition.


K-1
NOA1: 04/08/2014; NOA2: 04/21/2014; Visa interview, approved: 07/15/2014; POE: 07/25/2014; Marriage: 09/05/2014

 

AOS

NOA1:  09/12/2014;  Biometrics:  10/06/2014;  EAD/AP Received:  11/26/2014;

Interview Waiver Letter:  01/02/2015;  RFE:  07/09/2015;

Permanent Residency Granted:  07/27/2015;  Green card Received:  08/22/2015

 

ROC

05/23/2017 -- Mailed ROC application

05/24/2017 -- NOA1 date

05/30/2017 -- NOA1 received in the mail

06/05/2017 -- Biometrics letter received

06/13/2017 -- Biometrics appointment

09/05/2018 -- Approved without interview!

09/13/2018 -- 10 Yr Green card Received

 

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Hi guys,

My fiancé is sending in our K1 Package on Monday to USCIS which will then go to the lengthy delayed TSC... We are just wondering if he needs to get his passport copies notarised? Each page?

He can't find his birth certificate to show he is american born so he will have to send photocopies of each page of his US passport, does anyone know if he needs those copies notarised?

Thanks!

I didn't have my birth certificate because I am living overseas with my fiancé, so I actually had to have my entire passport photocopied (every single page) and notarized. This was accepted without any request for further information

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No, it does not have to be notarized. There is nowhere in the instructions that states you need to get it notarized, just that you need copies of ALL pages.


Link to K-1 instructions for Ciudad Juarez, Mexico > http://travel.state.gov/content/dam/visas/K1/CDJ%20-%20Ciudad%20Juarez.pdf

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