TITLE

Petitioner Death and Immigration Status

AUTHOR(S)
Liladhar-Hathi, Indu
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
India Currents;Sep2011, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the landmark immigration bill passed into law by U.S. President Barack Obama on October 28, 2009 which ended the automatic revocation of an immigrant visa petition on the death of the petitioner in the U.S. It mentions that the changes in visa petition regulations allow surviving family members of the deceased petitioner may adjust their immigration status in the country. It also notes that the law includes continued application processing while the petition is pending.
ACCESSION #
65471810

 

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