My wife has received her 2 year green card a year ago. She has been home one time since receiving her 2 year green but what she would like, is to have her parents from the Ukraine come and visit her. Is it possible for this since my wife does not have her permanent green card? If it is possible then what needs to be done? Would this be a case where only one parent at a time could come? Can they both come at the same time? Thank you for any advice you may have.
Please clarify: do you seek for her parents to come as tourists or for them to immigrate to the United States from Ukraine. Her parents can apply for B-2 tourist visas to come and visit for up to 6 months at a time. They will have to show nonimmigrant intent and sufficient ties to the Ukraine to b eligible for tourist visas. However, from your wording I am wondering if you might not be looking for a more than a B visa.
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Theoretically you might be able to obtain a b2 visa but often they can be difficult to obtain if the person does not have strong ties to their home counrty like owning a home or a business as there is a fear they might try and stay in the US. without more info that all I can say contact an attorney for more details.
Once she is a US citizen she can petition for them. So long as they are both admissible and your wife files for both, they both should be able to immigrate.
If your in-laws want to come and visit they need to apply for visitor's
visas. The fact that your wife is a conditional resident (as compared
to being non-conditional) does not mean that they cannot be issued a
visa. They must, however, qualify like any other applicant.
Your wife's parents can come to visit by applying for a B1/B2 visitor's visa. You will need to file a DS-160 at the consulate and follow the instructions given of the consulate. An attorney can help you with this if you prefer.
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