I passed the citizenship on april 24 2013 and still waiting for oath ceremony. they said the fbi has not sent name check

Asked 5 months ago - Los Angeles, CA

I went in person they said the fbi has not send the name check for the final decision. I passed the interview on april 14.. now my card will expired on august 28 2014 should I sent a renewal now or wait ..

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  1. Giacomo Jacques Behar

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    Answered . Strange, but not unusual. USCIS has 120 days after an interview in which to render a decision on your application. No, you do NOT need to renew your expired green card - a waste of time and money.

    Kindly be advised that the answer above is only general in nature cannot be construed as legal advice, given that... more
  2. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . You should consult with an immigration attorney. You do not need to renew your green card.

    The information contained in this answer is provided for informational purposes only, and should not be construed... more
  3. F. J. Capriotti III

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    Answered . Make an InfoPass appointment, bring your current card and unexpired passport. Ask them to stamp your passport for an additional year.

    Consider hiring an attorney to 'push' things.

    PROFESSOR OF IMMIGRATION LAW for over 10 years -- This blog posting is offered for informational purposes only. It... more

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