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State Dept. considers amending regulation to include medical examinations for all K Visa applicants

  1. Date Announced

    March 1, 2018

    DOS plans to amend its regulation to codify a requirement that all K visa applicants, including K-3 applicants, undergo a medical examination. Further amendments would allow DOS and CDC to identify groups of nonimmigrant visa applicants that require medical examinations via separate public notice. [ID #711]

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  3. Subsequent Action

    This regulatory action continues to be listed on the Regulatory Agenda, but is now characterized as an NPRM rather than an interim final rule.

    Unified Agenda Spring 2020: DOS: Visas: Nonimmigrant Visa Medical Exam
Type of Action: Rule
Agencies Affected: Bureau of Consular Affairs

Prior Policies

Subsequent Action

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