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Applying for State ID in WA while AOS is still pending. Processing Times?

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I'm trying to apply for a State ID here in Washington State under my married name. I don't have any other ID that has my married name on it and I really really need one for licensing (not driver's) requirements by the end of August..

History: I tried to apply for a SSN after getting married (about 1 1/2 mo before visa expires) but the SS office sent me back a letter that they can't issue me a number of card right now because it's already 2 weeks before the K1 visa expires. I was supposed to apply for a ID after getting a SSN but with the mentioned event, I cannot. I also just submitted my AOS EAD AP last July 2 and won't be able to get the EAD until October.

Present: So I went to go to the DMV office by doing the process of getting a state ID without a SSN. I applied today with my Passport and Foreign Driver's License. They were okay with it but can't process it under my married name since I don't have my marriage cert with me. They said it's fine and at the meeting i could just bring the marriage cert and change my name at that time. They took my photo and gave me a yellow paper which says "Residency Application Process" and that I will receive a form in my address in about 2 weeks.

My question is:

1. How long does it take to get this letter from the DMV?

2. After mailing back the form, how long before we could get a meeting with the DMV to review the residence address?

3. After approval in the meeting and being able to meet the requirements, how long does it take before they can issue you an ID Card? Do they give you a temporary state ID card same day?

Any reply and sharing of experiences will be much appreciated! Thank you!


Our Relationship

10/31/2011 - met online
04/23/2012 - I traveled to the US
05/04/2012 - met personally in DC
06/17/2012 - I traveled back to the Philippines
11/09/2012 to 11/23/2012 - He traveled to the Philippines
02/18/2013 to 03/01/2013 - He traveled again to the Philippines
05/16/2013 to 05/26/2013 - His 3rd trip to the Philippines
09/20/2013 to 09/26/2013 - My 2nd trip to the US
03/27/2014 to 04/11/2014 - His 4th trip to the Philippines
10/22/2014 to 11/02/2014 - My 3rd trip to the US


K1 Journey

10/30/2014 - got engaged
11/12/2014 - I-129F sent to Dallas
11/18/2014 - received NOA1 email notification
12/1/2014 - electronic NOA2 notification
12/17/2014 - NVC Case Creation Date
12/23/2014 - Updated Status to "Ready"

01/14/2015 - Got our case# through NVC hotline
01/16/2015 - Paid Application for Interview
01/20/2015 - Booked Interview Appointment for February :D

02/10/2015 - to 02/11/2015 Medical - Passed!
02/25/2015 - Interview - APPROVED!
03/11/2015 - CEAC Issued
03/14/2015 - Visa and Packet on hand!
03/18/2015 - CFO seminar, sticker and certificate

04/22/2015 - POE Seattle

05/05/2015 - Got married!!

AOS Journey

06/29/2015 - AOS/EAD/AP Packet mailed through USPS

07/01/2015- USPS: Delivered

07/09/2015 - USCIS text notification: CASE was RECEIVED AOS EAD and AP

07/14/2015 - Received Biometrics Appointment Letter

07/29/2015 - Biometrics done

08/07/2015 - USCIS My case Status: CASE ready to be scheduled for interview


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