Q: Filling out visa documents, what point does my UK husband not have to worry about overstaying his tourist visa?
We have filled out forms I-130, I-130a, I-485, I-864, I-765.
A: As soon as USCIS issues a file #, your husband becomes a C-9 beneficiary. He can be present in the US until USCIS adjudicates the I-485. There are 2 final outcomes: Either the application is approved and he receives the green card. Or if it is denied, he could leave the country or appeal.
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