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There are several kinds of nonimmigrant visas for temporary visitors to travel to the U.S., if you are not a U.S. citizen or U.S. lawful permanent resident. The nature of your intended travel and other facts will determine what type of visa is required under U.S. immigration law. It’s important to have information about the type of nonimmigrant visa you will need for travel, and the steps required to apply for the visa at a U.S. Embassy or Consulate abroad.
Purpose of Travel to U.S. and Nonimmigrant Visas
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On January 6, 2012, USCIS (“United States Citizenship and Immigration Service or Immigration”) published a change to implement the processing of unlawful presence waivers within the U.S. for certain family members of U.S. Citizens.
This new regulation could allow immediate relatives of U.S. citizens (parents, spouses, or children under the age of 21 and unmarried) who are eligible for Resident Status (Green Card) to file a Waiver of inadmissibility while in the U.S. and receive a decision on the waiver prior to traveling to a U.S. Consulate. An approved waiver would …