An IR3 visa means that your child should receive a U.S. Certificate of Citizenship within four weeks of arriving in the United States. An IR4 visa means that your child will receive a Permanent Resident Card (a/k/a "Green Card").
How do I obtain a Florida-issued birth certificate?
To obtain a Florida-issued birth certificate (highly recommended since the child only has a birth certificate issued by the foreign government, which, if lost, can pose serious obstacles to getting another), you will need to file a Petition in Florida Court to "recognize" the foreign adoption (if an IR3 visa matter), or "readopt" (if an IR4 visa matter).
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