Will govt. shut down affects USCIS operations?

Asked about 1 year ago - Pleasanton, CA


I'm little afraid of the possible govt. shut down announcements from Washington. I'm very much concerned whether this will affect USCIS operations, since I've a pending case regarding my naturalization. Advice.


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  1. Alexander Joseph Segal

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . Yes, but it will not happen.

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  2. Geoffrey Alan Hoffman

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    Answered . I would not worry about a government shutdown; worry more about proving your eligibility for naturalization. Seek counsel to help you if you have any questions and to represent you at the interview. Good luck

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  3. Eugene J. Glicksman

    Contributor Level 17


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    Answered . Since USCIS operations are funded through filing fees, the possibility of a shutdown having an impact is questionable. I would not be concerned with this, and just keep preparing for your interview and examination.

    Good luck!

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  4. Alexander M. Ivakhnenko

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . Your pending naturalization case will be completed one way or another, in the meantime, meet with an immigration counsel of your choice to address any issues you deem to be concerning you.

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