8 CFR 1212.9 - Applicability of section 212(a)(32) to certain derivative third and sixth preference and nonpreference immigrants.

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§ 1212.9 Applicability of section 212(a)(32) to certain derivative third and sixth preference and nonpreference immigrants.

A derivative beneficiary who is the spouse or child of a qualified third or sixth preference or nonpreference immigrant and who is also a graduate of a medical school as defined by section 101(a)(41) of the Act is not considered to be an alien who is coming to the United States principally to perform services as a member of the medical profession. Therefore, a derivative third or sixth preference or nonpreference immigrant under section 203(a)(8) of the Act, who is also a graduate of a medical school, is eligible for an immigrant visa or for adjustment of status under section 245 of the Act, whether or not such derivative immigrant has passed Parts I and II of the National Board of Medical Examiners Examination or equivalent examination.

(Secs. 103, 203(a)(8), and 212(a)(32), 8 U.S.C 1103, 1153(a)(8), and 1182(a)(32))
[ 45 FR 63836, Sept. 26, 1980]

Title 8 published on 2016-09-20

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  • 2016-12-19; vol. 81 # 243 - Monday, December 19, 2016
    1. 81 FR 92346 - Recognition of Organizations and Accreditation of Non-Attorney Representatives
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      DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Executive Office for Immigration Review
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective on January 18, 2017.
      8 CFR Parts 1001, 1003, 1103, 1212, and 1292

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  • 2016-12-19; vol. 81 # 243 - Monday, December 19, 2016
    1. 81 FR 92346 - Recognition of Organizations and Accreditation of Non-Attorney Representatives
      GPO FDSys: XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Executive Office for Immigration Review
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective on January 18, 2017.
      8 CFR Parts 1001, 1003, 1103, 1212, and 1292