Q: What does it mean "Your benefit request has been accepted and is under review." I have filed for my spouse on Sept2019
A: It means your file has been received and accepted and is being reviewed.
Michael E.D. Templo, Jr. agrees with this answer
Your application is being processed. Broadly speaking, when you send in a form to USCIS to petition someone, extend or change your immigration status, etc., you are essentially “requesting for an immigration benefit”. It’s immigration “lingo”.
I hope you get to reunite with your spouse soon! Good luck!
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