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USCIS extends duration for which I-751 and I-829 form receipts can be used as evidence of continued status from 12 months to 18 months

  1. Date Announced

    June 11, 2018

    USCIS announces that petitioners who file Form I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence, or Form I-829, Petition by Entrepreneur to Remove Conditions on Permanent Resident Status, will receive a Form I-797 receipt notice that can be used as evidence of continued status for 18 months past the expiration date on their Permanent Resident Card when presented with the expired card. [ID #623]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    June 11, 2018
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Change in Practice
Agencies Affected: USCIS

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