I-601 Waivers

The Updated and Improved Provisional Waiver and recent processing times

By Provisional Waiver Immigration Attorney Ruby L. Powers November 15, 2017 What is an I-601A waiver (Provisional Waiver)? The I-601A, Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver, is a waiver that was introduced in 2013 under the Obama Administration. This waiver allows certain individuals, who entered the United States unlawfully, to be able to pursue residency while maintaining …

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Current Trends in Provisional Waiver Processing Times

Powers Law Group, P.C. October 3, 2016 By Board Certified Immigration Attorney Ruby L. Powers Provisional Waiver Processing Times: Current Trends At Powers Law Group, we have extensive experience in waivers in general  and have filed many successful provisional waivers since the program’s inception in March 2013 and look to have more filed with the …

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The Expected Expansion of the Provisional Waiver (I-601A)

The Expected Expansion of the Provisional Waiver (I-601A) By Board Certified Immigration Attorney Ruby L. Powers November 4, 2015 The Provisional Waiver (I-601A) process currently allows certain people who are present in the United States to request from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) a provisional waiver for certain unlawful presence grounds of inadmissibility prior …

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TOP 12 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE PROVISIONAL WAIVER RULE – I-601A WAIVER

By Ruby L. Powers – Provisional Waiver Attorney – January 4, 2013 Final rule published January 3, 2013 and USCIS will start accepting I-601A waiver (provisional waivers) on March 4, 2013 Only applies if the applicant’s qualifying relative is a US citizen spouse or parent. Only applied if the applicant’s ground of inadmissibility will be …

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Immigration Law: Provisional Waiver Rule Effective March 4, 2013

The Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver has officially been approved and we expect it to be in motion no later than March 4, 2013. The public comment period on the regulation ended on June 1, 2012 and the final rule was published in the Federal Register on January 3, 2013. The Provisional Waiver Rule was announced by the …

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Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver announcement – January 3, 2013

After a year of waiting all of 2012, we have it folks! The provisional unlawful presence waiver is being published today, January 3, 2013 and will become effective on March 4, 2013 (60 days later). For more info Secretary Napolitano Announces Final Rule to Support Family Unity During Waiver Process Release Date: January 2, 2013 …

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Foreign-Filed I-601 Waivers: New Procedure starting late Spring/Early 2012

In a teleconference on March 9, 2012, USCIS announced plans to transition all usually foreign filed I-601 applications for unlawful presence, criminal, misrepresentation, and other kinds of inadmissibility waivers to one central Lockbox filing location in the U.S. The practice now is to submit the waiver filing with the USCIS office connected to the foreign consulate. The …

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