ABSTRACT

Interoffice Memorandum: Effect of Form I-130 Petitioner's Death on Authority to Approve the Form I-130, Revisions to Adjudicator's Field Manual (AFM) Chapter 21.2 (AFM Update AD08-04)   [open pdf - 79KB]

"This memorandum reaffirms, for cases outside the 9th Circuit, USCIS [U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services] policy concerning the effect of a visa petitioner's death, while the petition is still pending, on the authority to approve the petition. For cases within the 9th Circuit, the memorandum directs USCIS adjudicators to follow Freeman v. Gonzales, 444 F.3d 1031 (9th Cir. 2006), in cases involving the same essential facts."

Report Number:
HQDOMO 130/1.3 : AFM Update AD08-04
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Date:
2007-11-08
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services: http://www.uscis.gov/
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pdf
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