Citizenship for Your Internationally Adopted Child
Will My Child Be a United States Citizen? In a word, yes. If the child you adopt internationally enters the U.S. on an IR-3 visa and fits the USCIS definition of “orphan,” your child will be a U.S. citizen thanks to the Child Citizenship Act of 2000. On October 30, 2000, President...
U.S. Government Support of Balkin Refugees
HHS News Release REFUGEE EVACUATIONS On April 21, Vice President Gore announced our commitment to relocate up to 20,000 Kosovar refugees to the U.S. The Vice President said our priority would be to help those with family ties in the U.S. and persons in vulnerable circumstances. The focus of... International Adoption - Cote d'Ivoire
DISCLAIMER: The information in this circular relating to the legal requirements of specific foreign countries is provided for general information only. Questions involving interpretation of specific foreign laws should be addressed to foreign legal counsel. GENERAL: The following is a guideline... Adopting a Child in Britain
In this country adoption is the legal transfer of a child from one family to another. The child loses all legal connection with the birth family and becomes a complete member of the new family, just as if born into it. This includes issuing a new birth certificate for the child in the names of the...
Some Korean Adoptees Risk Deportation
March 28, 2012, 4:51 pm
This is an interesting time to be involved in Korean adoption. It is said to be the 'end of an era' in regard to their adoption program. I have not heard any recent information as to when that will occur. Last year it was reported that the date of closing was 2012, since then nothing has been... South Africa Makes Strides
July 30, 2012, 8:06 am
I am so excited about the great changes that are being made in the adoption programs out of Africa. African adoption is such a popular option for people of the United States yet it has been struggling under complaints of fraud and paper mishandling. This has made it difficult for prospective... More on the I-600
October 26, 2011, 9:11 pm
This post is a follow-up to the previous post, called "I-600 in the News".
As you may know, the approval process for Ethiopian adoptions occurs in two steps:
1) Ethiopia's Ministry of Women, Children, and Youth Affairs declares adoptive parents as the legal parents of an orphan; then
Jossie and Jessie
I came to Nicaragua as of June, 2005. I quit my job and started doing personal charity work. I am 38 years old. This story is true and still in process. In December, 2005, I was helping an...
International Adoption - US Proof of Citizenship
In international adoptions, if your child has not received a Certificate of Citizenship, you will want to obtain this proof for your child. Here's what you need to do, and the forms to do it
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In international adoptions, if your child has not received a Certificate of Citizenship, you will want to obtain this proof for your child. Here's what you need to do, and the forms to do it. Continue reading Obtain Proof of U.S. Citizenship
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Changes in 2004 for Internationally Adopted Children. In January, 2004, U.S. citizenship procedures for internationally adopted children changed.
Citizenship for Your Internationally Adopted Child - Certificate
Will My Child Be a United States Citizen? In a word, yes. If the child you adopt internationally enters the U.S. on an IR-3 visa and fits the USCIS definition of
USCIS - Citizenship
Citizenship Through Naturalization. Path to U.S. Citizenship; For Spouses of U.S. Citizens; Exceptions & Accommodations; Continuous Residence and Physical Presence Requirements for Naturalization
Sample INS Citizenship Questions - U.S. Government Info ...
INS Citizenship Test Questions. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) administers a test to all immigrants applying for citizenship.
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