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USCIS Announces Delay in Delivery of Permanent Resident Cards

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United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that applicants may experience up to an eight week delay in the delivery of their permanent resident card while they are in the process of upgrading their card production equipment.

USCIS Field Offices will be issuing temporary evidence of permanent residence in the form of an I-551 stamp to applicants approved for permanent residence at the time of their inteview.  USCIS has recommended taking your passport to your appointment. If you do not have a passport, you should bring a passport style photo and government issued photo identification to receive temporary evidence of permanent residence.


Written by MithrasLaw

June 4, 2009 at 4:13 pm

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