Children’s Passport Applications Now Require Both Parents’ ConsentFebruary 1, 2008
Effective February 1, 2008, passport applicants who are U.S. citizen minors under the age of 16 must appear personally with both parents, or legal guardians, to establish consent of both parents to issuance of a passport, as well as identity, proof of citizenship, and proof of relationship. Previously this rule applied only to children under the age of 14.READ MORE
Senior Coordinator on Iraqi Refugee Issues Ambassador James Foley, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Tony Edson, and the Department of Homeland Security’s Assistant Secretary for Policy Stewart Baker will brief the press on developments in the Iraqi refugee and special immigrant visa (SIV) admissions programs.
On January 1, 2008, the 1980 Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction entered into force between the United States and Costa Rica, Guatemala, Paraguay, San Marino, and Sri Lanka.
Effective January 1, 2008, the application fee for a U.S. nonimmigrant visa will increase from $100 to $131.
WASHINGTON – As of December 17, 2007, immigrant visa applicants seeking to file an application for waiver of inadmissibility (Form I-601) with the USCIS field office in Ciudad Juarez can now use the Teletech Call Center to make an appointment.
Streamlines Process and Improves Services for Agricultural Employers.
Taken Question at Daily Press Briefing, Office of the Spokesman, Washington, DC
Man demonstrates the new 10-fingerprint scanner and its output on the computer at the American Embassy in Brussels.
The best way to know America is to study here, State's Harty says.
Middle East, Asia and Africa growing in popularity as student destinations.
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