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USCIS expands naturalization fingerprinting requirements to applicants over 75

  1. Date Announced

    July 26, 2017

    USCIS revises its policy guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual to specify that every naturalization applicant must provide biometrics regardless of age, unless the applicant qualifies for a fingerprint waiver due to certain medical conditions or disabilities. [ID #606]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    July 26, 2017
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: Citizenship
Agencies Affected: USCIS

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