Q: can i still sponsor my spouse who live out of USA even though he once overstay his B1\B2 visa for less than 1 year
hi.. I'm American citizen can I still sponsor my spouse who live out of USA even though he once overstay his B1\B2 visa for less than 1 year in 2019r****he didn't get deported he just left*****??
A: To give an accurate answer, more information is needed. However, in general, if there has been an overstay in the past, it is an issue that must be addressed.
As a U.S. citizen you can file a relative petition ((FORM I-130) on behalf of your spouse.
If your spouse was in unlawful presence in the U.S. for longer than 180 days but less than 12 months then a waiver will have to be filed.
An experienced immigration attorney can assist you in navigating through this complex set of law and regulations.
Good luck to you.
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