Asked in Immigration Law for Louisiana

Q: When can we expect to get written proof after sending a I-130 withdrawal request to USCIS?

We have sent a request of withdrawing the I-130 to USCIS more than a month ago. After wanting to expedite this request they said they cannot do it and it is going to be processed like the I-130 petition. The processing time will be the same as for the petition itself. On the internet they usually talk about 1-3 months. What should we believe to be true and what can we do to make it faster?

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Monica E Rottermann
Monica E Rottermann
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Santa Ana, CA

A: There is nothing you can do to make USCIS process the withdrawal faster and there is no set deadline for USCIS to send an acknowledgment. But once the withdrawal has been received by USCIS it is effective as of that date. You can try following up on the acknowledgment by submitting an E-request online.

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