USCIS guidance on new AOS for CPRs

USCIS issued policy guidance (PDF, 382 KB)explaining when USCIS may adjust the status of an alien whose Conditional Permanent Resident (CPR) status has been terminated.

An alien with CPR status is generally ineligible to adjust their status on a new basis under the provisions of section 245(a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act. However, USCIS may adjust an alien’s status if their CPR status has been terminated and:

The alien has a new basis for adjustment of status;

The alien is otherwise eligible to adjust status; and

USCIS has jurisdiction over the adjustment of status application.

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