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AILA Doc. No. 20022634 | Dated February 26, 2020 | File Size: 808 KDownload the Document
USCIS issued policy guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual to address naturalization applicants’ absences from the United States of more than six months but less than a year during the statutorily required continuous residence period. This policy is effective February 26, 2020; the closing date for comments has been extended to March 26, 2020.
Policy highlights include:
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