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USCIS seeks comments on proposed revisions to Form N-600, Application for Certificate of Citizenship

  1. Date Announced

    Aug. 15, 2018

    USCIS seeks comments on proposed revisions to Form N-600, Application for Certificate of Citizenship, which is completed by applicants who are requesting a Certificate of Citizenship because they acquired U.S. citizenship either by birth abroad to a U.S. citizen parent(s), adoption by a U.S. citizen parent(s), or after meeting eligibility requirements after the naturalization of a foreign born parent. Form N-600 standardizes requests for the benefit, and ensures that required information to assess eligibility is provided by applicants. [ID #912]

    See Biden administration action below.

    View Policy Document View Policy Document View Policy Document
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  3. Subsequent Action

    November 27, 2018

    On 11/27/18 USCIS submitted its request to OMB for review and approval.

    Federal Register: Agency Information Collection Activities; Revision of a Currently Approved Collection: Application for Certificate of Citizenship
  4. Subsequent Action

    December 21, 2018

    OMB approved this information collection (with change) and provided a form expiration date of 11/30/2019.

    OMB approves information collect request on 12/21/2018
  5. Biden Administration Action

    May 18, 2021

    This Biden administration policy modifies the Trump-era policy identified in this entry.

    On May 18, 2021, USCIS announced a 60-day comment period for a proposed revision to Form N-600. Comments are due July 19, 2021.

    05.18.2021 Notice and Comment for Form N-600

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