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Does child need k2?

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Hello

I have a question about bringing my child with me when k1 is approved. I am Canadian and child was born in Canada but her dad is a us citizen. I am NOT marrying her father in the usa! I am engaged to another us citizen :)

 

 She has a Canadian passport and her CRBA  Consular Report of Birth Abroad. Will she need to have a k2 as she already has us claim to citizenship so just getting her us passport should be only needed or does she need a k2?

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1 minute ago, lil mama said:

Hello

I have a question about bringing my child with me when k1 is approved. I am Canadian and child was born in Canada but her dad is a us citizen. I am NOT marrying her father in the usa! I am engaged to another us citizen :)

 

 She has a Canadian passport and her CRBA  Consular Report of Birth Abroad. Will she need to have a k2 as she already has us claim to citizenship so just getting her us passport should be only needed or does she need a k2?

Only need US passport (or CRBA if travelling by land).

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Agreed - US passport is the best way to go (although a CRBA is fine by land, as noted).

A US citizen is not eligible for a US visa anyway.


Timelines:

Spoiler

AOS (I-485 + I-131 + I-765):

9/25/17: sent forms to Chicago

9/27/17: received by USCIS

10/4/17: NOA1 electronic notification received

10/10/17: NOA1 hard copy received. Social Security card being issued in married name (3rd attempt!)

10/14/17: Biometrics appointment notice received

10/25/17: Biometrics

1/2/18: EAD + AP approved (no website update)

1/5/18: EAD + AP mailed

1/8/18: EAD + AP approval notice hardcopies received

1/10/18: EAD + AP received

9/5/18: Interview scheduled notice

10/17/18: Interview

10/17/18: Approved

10/24/18: Green card produced

10/31/18: Green card received

 

K-1:

Spoiler

I-129F

12/1/17: sent

12/14/17: NOA1 hard copy received

3/10/17: RFE (IMB verification)

3/22/17: RFE response received

3/24/17: Approved!

3/30/17: NOA2 hard copy received

 

NVC

4/6/2017: Received

4/12/2017: Sent to Riyadh embassy

4/16/2017: Case received at Riyadh embassy

4/21/2017: Request case transfer to Manila, approved 4/24/2017

 

K-1

5/1/2017: Case received by Manila (1 week embassy transfer??? Lucky~)

7/13/2017: Interview: APPROVED!!!

7/19/2017: Visa in hand

8/15/2017: POE

 

 

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if her father has any custodial rights you may have to get his (and court) permission to move her.

 

she will only need a passport.


5/7/2018 K1       Application mailed

5/9/2018             Application rec'd and signed for (sent via fedex)

5/14/2018          NOA1 Email notification

5/18/2018          NOA1 Paper copy rec'd (i797C)

11/5/2018          NOA2 ❤️ no RFE's

 

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