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Wife received Passport, no sealed packet

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Visa Annotation states. 

 

"IV Docs in CCD"212(g) (2) (B)"

Does this mean our Sealed Packet is instead going to be in the form of an electronic database entry? So no sealed envelope should be expected?

I just paid the Immigration fee ($220). Do I have to wait for it to be processed, or can I immediately book her flight? What else do I need to do?

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Yes the packet is in the "database".

 

Congratulations!

Go ahead and book the flights!


March 2, 2018  Married In Hong Kong

April 30, 2018  Mary moves from the Philippines to Mexico, Husband has MX Permanent Residency

June 13, 2018 Mary receives Mexican Residency Card

June 15, 2018  I-130 DCF Appointment in Juarez  -  June 18, 2018  Approval E-Mail

August 2, 2018 Case Complete At Consulate

September 25, 2018 Interview in CDJ and Approved!

October 7, 2018 In the USA

October 27, 2018 Green Card received 

October 29, 2018 Applied for Social Security Card - November 5, 2018 Social Security Card received

November 6th, 2018 State ID Card Received, Applied for Global Entry

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3 hours ago, JFox762 said:

I remember reading somewhere (though don't know where) that I have to let Customs/Border Patrol know which POE my wife intends to use? Is that true? How do I go about doing that?

It's not necessary to inform customs /border patrol of entry. Just book ticket and enter.

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Welcome to the brave New World of technology))) Congrats and good luck)


Not a newbie but lost my old info years ago) I have been through this process before --all the way through naturalization-- This site has always been a great help to me. 

 

 

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1 minute ago, JFox762 said:

So what all documents will she need to board the airplane? Will she just need her Passport with the Visa Stamped?

That is all you need other than the CFO stamp in the passport.


March 2, 2018  Married In Hong Kong

April 30, 2018  Mary moves from the Philippines to Mexico, Husband has MX Permanent Residency

June 13, 2018 Mary receives Mexican Residency Card

June 15, 2018  I-130 DCF Appointment in Juarez  -  June 18, 2018  Approval E-Mail

August 2, 2018 Case Complete At Consulate

September 25, 2018 Interview in CDJ and Approved!

October 7, 2018 In the USA

October 27, 2018 Green Card received 

October 29, 2018 Applied for Social Security Card - November 5, 2018 Social Security Card received

November 6th, 2018 State ID Card Received, Applied for Global Entry

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1 minute ago, JFox762 said:

What does the CFO stamp look like?

Your spouse needs to attend the counseling class in Manila, Cebu or Angeles.  My wife did hers in Manila and it was a half day.

https://www.cfo.gov.ph/news/cfo-news-and-events/16-fiancee-spouses-and-other-partners-of-foreign-nationals.html

 

 


March 2, 2018  Married In Hong Kong

April 30, 2018  Mary moves from the Philippines to Mexico, Husband has MX Permanent Residency

June 13, 2018 Mary receives Mexican Residency Card

June 15, 2018  I-130 DCF Appointment in Juarez  -  June 18, 2018  Approval E-Mail

August 2, 2018 Case Complete At Consulate

September 25, 2018 Interview in CDJ and Approved!

October 7, 2018 In the USA

October 27, 2018 Green Card received 

October 29, 2018 Applied for Social Security Card - November 5, 2018 Social Security Card received

November 6th, 2018 State ID Card Received, Applied for Global Entry

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But my wife lives in Thailand! She will be flying from Thailand... not Manila.  Are you sure she needs the CFO sticker?

Flying her to Manila just to take this class is going to be a huge burden on us. Especially since I just booked the ticket. 

Edited by JFox762

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No sticker needed then.   You can book that ticket!


March 2, 2018  Married In Hong Kong

April 30, 2018  Mary moves from the Philippines to Mexico, Husband has MX Permanent Residency

June 13, 2018 Mary receives Mexican Residency Card

June 15, 2018  I-130 DCF Appointment in Juarez  -  June 18, 2018  Approval E-Mail

August 2, 2018 Case Complete At Consulate

September 25, 2018 Interview in CDJ and Approved!

October 7, 2018 In the USA

October 27, 2018 Green Card received 

October 29, 2018 Applied for Social Security Card - November 5, 2018 Social Security Card received

November 6th, 2018 State ID Card Received, Applied for Global Entry

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