My U.S. citizen brother is sponsoring me for a green card. My priority date likely won’t be current for many years. In the meantime, am I allowed to travel to the U.S. on my visitor visa?14 Dec 2015
The beneficiary of an I-130 petition is not automatically prohibited from entry on valid a valid B-1/B-2 visitor visa. That being said, U.S. immigration officers at a port of entry have a great deal of discretion in determining whether or not to admit a foreign national. One must be very clear that the intention of the visit to the U.S. is for a temporary period and that the I-130 case is a long-term plan for the future. (14.Dec.2015)
In frequent sessions of our Chat, Sheela Murthy and other senior attorneys provide guidance that clarifies the law in real time. For details on chat participation, click here.
Access more FAQs here.
Copyright © 2015, MURTHY LAW FIRM. All Rights Reserved