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Old 01-21-2013, 02:40 PM
naya50 naya50 is offline
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Can US Citizen file for a Spouse's adopted child (Adopted stepchild)?

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Does anyone know if My US Citizen Husband, (who is not an adoptive parent) can file for my adopted daughter as an immediate relative, form I-130?

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Old 01-21-2013, 03:46 PM
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I don't believe he can, but if he files for you, I think your daughter can also as a derivative beneficiary if she is a minor. I would look to VisaJourney - Your US Immigration Community for info on this. There are a lot of regulations on adoptions and who can claim who as an immediate relative.
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Old 02-22-2013, 02:36 PM
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Thnak you for your reponse.
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