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How to check if single-entry B1/B2 visa is still valid for entry?

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Hello everyone,

the situation is following - at the moment of entry to USA there were two B1/B2 visa stamps in the passport - one older for multiple entries (expired few days later after entry), and another newer one single-entry (expires in a few months). CBP officer didn't put any stamps into the passport, i94 system obviously doesn't show which visa was used for entry; now the question - is it possible that single-entry visa is still valid? Or was it used because it was the last-issued, no matter that old multiple-entry visa wasn't expired at the entry date?

Is there any way to check somewhere if visa is still valid or submit some kind of request to officials (CBP, USCIS, who knows what?! )?

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Normally the old lone is cancelled when the new one is issued.


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Unusual to be issued a single entry when one has previously had a multiple. Was there a special circumstance?

anyway, if you want to go back suggest you apply for a new visa. Agree with boiler that the old visa is usually canceled when a new one is issued - even if it doesn’t have a cancelled stamp on it, it is probably canceled in the system.

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Agreed with others, you can have two concurrent valid visas of different type like F1 and B1/B2 but not of the same type. Your old one is likely cancelled when they issued the new one which means you used it upon US entry.


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Thanks a lot everyone, I just wanted to know if there was any way to check "in the system" which visa is cancelled for sure, which is valid. But seems like there is no way and it's safer now just to get a new visa =/

Getting a single entry was just a bad timing; now retrospectively there was no really a need to reapply at that time, but well - it is what it is.

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