Can I travel while waiting for citizenship?

Asked over 1 year ago - Bakersfield, CA

is it possible to travel outside u.s after i filed my n-400?and i just return back when its bio metrics and/or interview? i am a greencard holder

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . Yes, you are free to travel outside the U.S.

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  2. Alena Shautsova

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    Answered . Yes, it's possible. Just don't miss your appointments. I wouldn't recommend it, though.

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  3. Avi Friedman

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    Answered . Applicants for naturalization can travel while their applications are pending. The applicant must still comply with residency requirements. In such a situation, the applicant must update the Form N-400 with the dates of travel and countries visited at the time of the interview.

    Avi Friedman| Attorney at Law | Wolfsdorf Immigration Law Group | 1416 2nd Street | Santa Monica, CA 90401 | (T) 310-570-4088 x249 | (F) 310-570-4080 | afriedman@wolfsdorf.com | www.wolfsdorf.com | Offices in Santa Monica, CA and New York City This message is provided for general informational use only and is not specific legal advice. This communication does not create an attorney-client relationship.

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