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USCIS begins requesting biometric information for Form N-565 applicants seeking Naturalization/Citizenship replacement documents

  1. Date Announced

    Nov. 15, 2018

    USCIS has begun requesting biometric information from domestic applicants who file Forms N-565 (Application for Replacement Naturalization/Citizenship Document), including photos, signature, and index fingerprint. This would require applicants to submit this information at Application Support Centers. USCIS also says it will begin to request biometric information from applicants for Form N-600 (Application for Certificate of Citizenship) starting early 2019. [ID #637]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    Nov. 1, 2018
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Change in Practice
Subject Matter: Citizenship
Agencies Affected: USCIS

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