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The Resource Becoming a U.S. citizen : a guide to the law, exam & interview, IIona M. Bray, J.D

Becoming a U.S. citizen : a guide to the law, exam & interview, IIona M. Bray, J.D

Label
Becoming a U.S. citizen : a guide to the law, exam & interview
Title
Becoming a U.S. citizen
Title remainder
a guide to the law, exam & interview
Statement of responsibility
IIona M. Bray, J.D
Title variation
Becoming a United States citizen
Title variation remainder
a guide to the law, exam and interview
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
342.7308/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF4710.Z9
LC item number
B73 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Becoming a U.S. citizen : a guide to the law, exam & interview, IIona M. Bray, J.D
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Your companion on the path to U.S. citizenship -- 1. Deciding whether to apply for citizenship : The disadvantages of applying for citizenship ; The advantages of U.S. citizenship -- 2. Are you eligible for U.S. citizenship : Confirming your permanent resident status ; Your physical location during permanent residency ; The age requirement ; Demonstrating good moral character ; English language skills ; The U.S. history and government exam ; Loyalty to the U.S. ; Overview: Are you ready to apply? -- 3. Preparing and submitting your application : What you'll put in your application packet ; Preparing your cover letter ; Filling out USCIS Form N-400 ; Submitting the application -- 4. Between filing and interview: dealing with the wait : Improving your eligibility for citizenship ; Tracking your application and dealing with delays ; If you move or go on vacation ; Requesting emergency attention ; When all else fails, call your U.S. Congressperson -- 5. Preparing for the English exam : How much English you'll need to know ; How USCIS tests your English ; Study resources -- 6. Preparing for the U.S. history and government exam : Your exam preparation strategy ; Learning the answers to 100 questions ; The 20 questions for applicants age 65 and older -- 7. Overcoming disability when applying for citizenship : How to become the applicant's designated representative ; Accommodating your disability ; Obtaining a disability-based waiver of the exam requirements ; Requesting a waiver of the oath of allegiance requirement -- 8. The interview : Final preparation ; The interview ; If the interview goes badly ; Approval or denial: what's next? -- 9. Denials, appeals, and repeat interviews : Retaking the exams ; Providing more documents ; Choosing to appeal or reapply ; How to appeal ; What to do if you lose the appeal ; Reapplying for citizenship -- 10. Legal help beyond this book : When do you need a lawyer? ; Gather names of prospective attorneys ; Avoid sleazy lawyers ; Choosing among lawyers ; Signing up your lawyer ; Firing your lawyer ; Do-it-yourself legal research -- 11. After you are approved : The swearing-in ceremony ; How to prove your citizenship ; Registering to vote ; Citizenship for your children ; Helping other family members immigrate
Control code
20275753
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
7th edition.
Extent
340 pages
Isbn
9781413320633
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn881141052
  • (OCoLC)881141052
Label
Becoming a U.S. citizen : a guide to the law, exam & interview, IIona M. Bray, J.D
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Your companion on the path to U.S. citizenship -- 1. Deciding whether to apply for citizenship : The disadvantages of applying for citizenship ; The advantages of U.S. citizenship -- 2. Are you eligible for U.S. citizenship : Confirming your permanent resident status ; Your physical location during permanent residency ; The age requirement ; Demonstrating good moral character ; English language skills ; The U.S. history and government exam ; Loyalty to the U.S. ; Overview: Are you ready to apply? -- 3. Preparing and submitting your application : What you'll put in your application packet ; Preparing your cover letter ; Filling out USCIS Form N-400 ; Submitting the application -- 4. Between filing and interview: dealing with the wait : Improving your eligibility for citizenship ; Tracking your application and dealing with delays ; If you move or go on vacation ; Requesting emergency attention ; When all else fails, call your U.S. Congressperson -- 5. Preparing for the English exam : How much English you'll need to know ; How USCIS tests your English ; Study resources -- 6. Preparing for the U.S. history and government exam : Your exam preparation strategy ; Learning the answers to 100 questions ; The 20 questions for applicants age 65 and older -- 7. Overcoming disability when applying for citizenship : How to become the applicant's designated representative ; Accommodating your disability ; Obtaining a disability-based waiver of the exam requirements ; Requesting a waiver of the oath of allegiance requirement -- 8. The interview : Final preparation ; The interview ; If the interview goes badly ; Approval or denial: what's next? -- 9. Denials, appeals, and repeat interviews : Retaking the exams ; Providing more documents ; Choosing to appeal or reapply ; How to appeal ; What to do if you lose the appeal ; Reapplying for citizenship -- 10. Legal help beyond this book : When do you need a lawyer? ; Gather names of prospective attorneys ; Avoid sleazy lawyers ; Choosing among lawyers ; Signing up your lawyer ; Firing your lawyer ; Do-it-yourself legal research -- 11. After you are approved : The swearing-in ceremony ; How to prove your citizenship ; Registering to vote ; Citizenship for your children ; Helping other family members immigrate
Control code
20275753
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
7th edition.
Extent
340 pages
Isbn
9781413320633
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn881141052
  • (OCoLC)881141052

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