Is the procedure in which an American Citizen or a legal permanent resident ask the government to grant an immigrant visa (to live inside of the United States) to a foreign relative.
Fiance(E) VISAS K-1
The Fiance(e) Visa is a nonimmigrant visa that allows a foreign person to come visit. Their Fiance(e) for 90 days.
Nonimmigrant Visas for Husband Type K-3
It is a nonimmigrant visa that allows the wife of an American citizen to enter the United States to see her husband and to apply for residency within the United States. This visa is not the residence but a permit to enter the United States to apply for residency.
Under this process, an immigrant parent could ask for their child and their child could stay in the United States with a work permit while waiting for their family petition to be available to apply for residency.
Is the process by which we ask the government to grant us residence through an immigrant visa. This process is called “consular” because the process is carried out in the consulate of the country of origin of the immigrant applicant.
Parole in place
A procedure in which an immigrant who is the spouse or father of a member of our armed forces or a veteran of the armed forces can ask the government for a special permit to process their residence within the United States without having to leave the United States.
Request for forgiveness
A request for forgiveness is a procedure in which we ask the government to please forgive us for any violation of immigration laws that we have committed in order to obtain residency or maintain residency.