U Visa is a nonimmigrant Visa which is given to the Victims of crimes specified by the Law of US that are ready to assist in any kind of investigation by government officials for physical and mental abuse cases or other criminal activity. US Government have made this Act to give protection to the victims as well as make the investigation and prosecution strong for cases of Sexual assault, Domestic violence and other crimes.
There are six legal requirements that are necessary for application for U Visa. Without fulfilling these requirements, a person will not be eligible for U Visa.
U Visa non immigrant status is granted for four years only and it can be extended in certain circumstances that includes
However the status automatically extended if Green card application is filed. U Visa status holder can get Green card under U Visa based adjustment.
The application for U Visa based adjustment could be filed if you are physically present in US from the past three years with Valid U status. The eligibility of the applicant is checked on the basis of the certain requirements like
Form I-485 is incomplete if following papers are not submitted.
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