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Hello, my name is Judith. Thank you for this opportunity to answer your questions.
You will get your permission to work and travel within approx. 90 days.
Here is what you will need: Find instructions for each here: http://www.uscis.gov/portal/site/uscis/menuitem.eb1d4c2a3e5b9ac89243c6a7543f6d1a/?vgnextoid=db029c7755cb9010VgnVCM10000045f3d6a1RCRD&vgnextchannel=db029c7755cb9010VgnVCM10000045f3d6a1RCRD
I-130 Immigrant Petition (signed by US citizen spouse)
I-485 Application for Adjustment of Status (signed by alien)
I-765 Employment Authorization Application (signed by alien)
I-131 Application for Travel Document (signed by alien- thisdocument permits alien to travel during the pendency of their "green card" case)
G-325A Biographic Sheet (one for alien and one for their spouse)
A medical examination in a sealed envelope performed by a civilsurgeon (find one here: https://egov.uscis.gov/crisgwi/go?action=offices.type&OfficeLocator.office_type=CIV
I-864 Affidavit of Support
Two passport sized photos of spouse
Six passport size photos of alien
Copy of alien's passport including all blank pages and I-94
Copy of US citizen birth certificate, natz cert or passport
Copy of spouse's birth certificate
Copy of any divorce decrees
Copy of marriage certificate
One check for the I-130 in the amount of $420
One check for the I-485/765/131 in the amount of $1,070
Thepacket get filed at the PO box on Page 6 of the instructions
You can read about the process at this site http://www.uscis.gov/portal/site/uscis/menuitem.eb1d4c2a3e5b9ac89243c6a7543f6d1a/?vgnextoid=9c8aa6c515083210VgnVCM100000082ca60aRCRD&vgnextchannel=9c8aa6c515083210VgnVCM100000082ca60aRCRD
Conditional Resident status is granted for 2 years. You and yourspouse have to file a joint petition to remove this conditional status within90 days of the 2nd anniversary date of the adjustment approval. http://www.uscis.gov/portal/site/uscis/menuitem.5af9bb95919f35e66f614176543f6d1a/?vgnextoid=745218a1f8b73210VgnVCM100000082ca60aRCRD&vgnextchannel=4ca43a4107083210VgnVCM100000082ca60aRCRD
Do i do all those forms at the same time?
Does the $1070 cover I-131 ,I-485 , and I-765 all in one
Yes, everything is filed at one time and the $1070 covers the I-485/765/131 if you file them all at the same time.
As for the I-94, you don't have one, nor do you have a visa number so you would put "N/A" and after you print the forms you would hand write in "visa exempt" anywhere on the forms that info is asked.
Thanks sooo much I have one more , on the I-131 where I put my address (2 b) , do I put my address in Canada or my wifes address in NC where I am staying with her (and will continue living with her)
Judith ,will I be able to sign back in at a later date to view these answers you gave me?
You will put your US address where your wife lives.
Yes, you can come back a year from now and view this thread. Just add the link to your favorites or bookmark it.
Judith can I travel to the carribeans 2 or 3 time per year on one I-131 form and what about next year
The advance parole document is good for multiple entries.
You will have an interview in approx. 6 months on your permanent resident status.
Judith on I-485 Part 2. (application type) do I check off a. ?
Judith which one of the forms will not be accepted if I refuse to get vaccines like flu shots etc. when I was a child my mother did not want me to have all those shots because I had asthma, anyway around this?
This is a new question issue regarding a waiver of the required vaccinations.
You would need to start a new question thread.
If you want to have me answer it you need to start the thread with "FOR JUDITH".
It is a very complex and difficult issue and you would need to value it accordingly.
Judith i'm not sure what happened , I tried to start a new session with you,there bwas a picture of a different male lawyer, paypal took $38 and nothing was answered?
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