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Bringing my Canadian Husband to the U.S.

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HI everyone. It's been a long while since I've posted & it's only now we can start the process of bringing my Canadian spouse to live with me in the U.S. (I am a U.S. citizen).
What I was wondering is.....can he apply IN the U.S. or does he have to do it from Canada?

We've been married since Sept. of 2000 (married in Ohio in my hometown), I lived in Canada until 2005, then moved back to Ohio. We were going to start the immigration process after he sold our home in Canada, then his father became ill, eventually ending up in a nursing home & then passing away a couple years ago. He was there with his mom as she needed someone with her. She ended up with early stage Dementia & soon will be in a nursing facility so we can start the process of getting him here now. He comes to the U.S several times a year for a 2 week stay & we can't wait to finally be together ALL the time with no goodbyes (L)

Thanks in advance for your advice/help!!

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Yes he will have to do it while living in CA but he can still come and visit doing the process.

It's a IR-1 visa and it takes about a year to get.

Look at the guides in the top tap and see what you need to put in your package.


K-1 + K-2:                                                                                                                                AOS from K-1 + K-2:

02/02/16....I-129F mailed to Lewisville, TX                                                                       08/25/16....AOS package mailed to Chicago, IL

02/03/16....Delivered at Lewisville, TX                                                                               08/26/16....Delivered at Chicago, IL

02/08/16....NOA1 Text & E-mail. Case sent to CSC                                                         09/01/16....NOA1 Text & E-mail

02/12/16....NOA1 Hard copy received                                                                               09/09/16....NOA1 Hard copy received

03/24/16....NOA2 (45 days)                                                                                                 09/15/16....Bio-letter received for K-1/K-2 for Sep. 26th

03/29/16....NOA2 Hard copy received                                                                               09/19/16....Bio appointment done (Walk-in)

03/31/16....Medical                                                                                                              11/01/16.....EAD/AP approved

05/26/16....Interview                                                                                                            11/16/16.....EAD/AP card received

06/10/16....Visa in hand                                                                                                       03/08/17.....AOS Approved - No interview

06/21/16....POE Atlanta                                                                                                       03/15/17.....Green cards in hand

07/30/16....Wedding                                                                                                    

                                                                                                                                       12/08/18.....ROC window opens

 

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