Does the Child need to be 21?
What are the immigration requirments?
Yes, the child must be 21. Additional point to consider is that those who need a waiver (who can't adjust in the us) must show extreme hardship to a qualifying relative. The provisional waiver program considers only us citizen spouses or parents to be qualifying relatives. So, even if your child could sponsor you, you don't seem to have a qualifying relative under the provisional waiver program.
The only time you can use a child as a qualifying relative is if the reason for your inadmissibility is criminally related (and you would have to pursue a refular I-601 waiver not the provisional waiver if that is the case since only persons whose SOLE ground of inadmissibility is unlawful presence are eligible for the provisional waiver.
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