They have to satisfy the guideline requirements for their household size, which includes their dependents and the immigrant being sponsored.
Also, I-864a should be used only if you're living together and combining your incomes. Otherwise they should use the I-864.
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You need to fill out the I-864, right. Your parent (one of them) also needs to fill out a separate I-864. Because they are married, the one who doesn't do the I-864, has to do the I-864A acknowledging that the other spouse is potentially encumbering their income in this way. So be careful to get the right people doing the right forms. The income level is based on the household size, so in this case it would be two for your parents, plus two for their dependents, plus one for your husband the sponsored immigrant. Total of 5 persons. They need to show $33,762 under the 2012 guidelines, which haven't been updated yet and are still in force.
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