I’ve previously written that nobody knows how long legal immigrant workers must look ahead to everlasting residency (i.e. green playing cards) within the United States, particularly from India where the wait instances are the longest. Labor certification – the employer should legally show that it has a need to rent an alien for a particular position and that there isn’t any minimally certified U.S. citizen or LPR accessible to fill that position, therefore the rationale for hiring the alien.
The Cotton-Perdue invoice would get rid of all family sponsorship beyond spouses and minor kids of U.S. residents and LPRs (decreasing the age restrict for minor kids from 21 to 18), and would decrease capped family categories from 226,000 green playing cards presently to 88,000.
For conditional everlasting residence obtained by means of marriage, each spouses should sign the form I-751; if the spouses are divorced, it is potential to get a waiver of the other spouse’s signing requirement, if it can be proved that the marriage was bona fide.
Despite its unusual unveiling on the White House, presidential endorsement, and significant media coverage, a new Senate Republican bill proposing dramatic cuts to authorized permanent immigration is unlikely to realize much traction in Congress.
If you’re ineligible for a visa, you can be informed by the consular officer and suggested whether or not there’s a waiver of the ineligibility obtainable to you and what the waiver course of is. Classes of Aliens Ineligible to Obtain Visas comprises the entire checklist of ineligibilities.