A. (F2A) Spouses and Children of Permanent Residents: 77% of the overall second preference limitation, of which 75% are exempt from the per-country limit;
B. (F2B) Unmarried Sons and Daughters (21 years of age or older) of Permanent Residents: 23% of the overall second preference limitation.
This is just general info , consult an attorney for the specific situation. If you are an unmarried child of a permanent resident, turning 21 years of age may delay the process of becoming a permanent resident or obtaining an immigrant visa. You will no longer qualify as an “Unmarried Child of a Lawful Permanent Resident” (F2A) and will convert to the category of an “Unmarried Son or Daughter of a Lawful Permanent Resident (F2B).” This change in categories may result in a significant delay in your immigrant visa becoming available.
F2A is for spouses and children under 21. F2B is for unmarried children that are 21 or older.
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Foreign spouses of U.S. permanent resident green card holders fall under F2A. F2B refers to adult children of green card holders only.
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F2A= dependents, unmarried sons and daughters under 21 (or persons who fall into this category under the CSPA)
F2B= those who either over 21 or married
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