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DHS changes Affidavit of Support sponsorship forms to reflect Public Charge Rule

  1. Original Date Announced

    June 30, 2017

    DHS proposes changes to forms I-864, I-864A, I-864EZ, and I-864W, all relating to determinations of whether a sponsor can support a non-citizen visa applicant. Changes include new requirements of applicants, including submission of IRS transcript or copy of Federal individual income tax return for years in which statement of income is required, name of business if applicable, income of additional family members, and reminder not to apply if salary is insufficient to meet income requirements under Federal Poverty Guidelines. Allows for another 30 days of public comment on the proposed changes. [ID #688]

    Federal Register: Form I-864 changes

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Forms and Information Collection
Agencies Affected: USCIS Bureau of Consular Affairs

Associated or Derivative Policies

Pre Trump-Era Policies


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