Temporary protected status ,does it get transferred to the local USCIS office usually ?

Asked 8 months ago - Skokie, IL

We have been waiting on my cousin case for a few months now,and his case just got transferred to the local USCIS office ,is this a usual procedure,the main office sends it to the local one for a decision or something else went wrong ? he filed the right stuff and fingerprints were taken months ago and all

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  1. Abraham B. Cardenas

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    Answered . It is normal to have cases moved to local or other offices for a decision for an interview. It doesn't always mean that something went wrong. This sounds normal.

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  2. Theodore John Murphy

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    Answered . It is a completely normal process. You can call USCIS or schedule an InfoPass to find out more information.

    The answer provided here is general in nature and does not take into account other factors that may need to be... more
  3. Francisco Fraerly Symphorien-Saavedra

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    Answered . Transfers are entirely normal. But I do think tps is most commonly approved without interviews.

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  4. Angela Teide Moore

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    Answered . USCIS routinely transfers cases for various reasons. It doesn't necessarily spell trouble unless there's reason to be concerned.

  5. Gunda Johanna Brost

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    Answered . Do not worry, it's completely normal. Possibly this indicates that it is in the last stage of processing (hopefully).

    This advice does not form an attorney-client relationship and is merely informative. It should not by itself be... more

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