United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
n.
A bureau in the Department of Homeland Security that oversees immigration, naturalization, visa applications, and petitions for asylum. See also Immigration and Naturalization Services
abbrv.
USCIS

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
A branch of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). USCIS is primarily responsible for handling immigration benefits, such as applications for asylum, work permits, green cards, and citizenship.
Category: Immigration

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

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