USCIS announced that in 1/21, it will replace the sticker issued to LPRs to extend their green cards’ validity with a revised Form I-797, Notice of Action. The Form I-797, together with the green card will serve as evidence of LPR status for 12 months from the expiration date on the green card.
USCIS to Replace Sticker That Extends Validity of Green Cards
AILA Doc. No. 21011233 | Dated January 12, 2021 | File Size: 612 K
USCIS announced that starting in January 2021, it will replace the sticker that is currently issued to lawful permanent residents (LPRs) to extend the validity of their Form I-551, Permanent Resident Card (PRC or “Green Card”) with a revised Form I-797, Notice of Action for Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Resident Card. The revised I-797 receipt notice, together with an applicant’s PRC, will serve as temporary evidence of lawful permanent resident status for 12 months from the expiration date on the face of the Green Card.
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Cite as AILA Doc. No. 21011233.