Title 22

PART 42

Part 42 - Visas: Documentation Of Immigrants Under The Immigration And Nationality Act, As Amended

PART 42 - VISAS: DOCUMENTATION OF IMMIGRANTS UNDER THE IMMIGRATION AND NATIONALITY ACT, AS AMENDED Authority:8 U.S.C. 1104 and 1182; Pub. L. 105-277, 112 Stat. 2681; Pub. L. 108-449, 118 Stat. 3469; The Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption (done at the Hague, May 29, 1993), S. Treaty Doc. 105-51 (1998), 1870 U.N.T.S. 167 (Reg. No. 31922 (1993)); 42 U.S.C. 14901-14954 (Pub. L. 106-279, 114 Stat. 825); 8 U.S.C. 1101 (Pub. L. 111-287, 124 Stat. 3058); 8 U.S.C. 1154 (Pub. L. 109-162, 119 Stat. 2960); 8 U.S.C. 1201 (Pub. L. 114-70, 129 Stat. 561). Source:52 FR 42613, Nov. 5, 1987, unless otherwise noted. Editorial Note:Nomenclature changes to part 42 appear at 71 FR 34522, June 15, 2006.

22:1.0.1.5.27.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - Visa and Passport Not Required for Certain Immigrants
22:1.0.1.5.27.1.1.1SECTION 42.1
   42.1 Aliens not required to obtain immigrant visas.
22:1.0.1.5.27.1.1.2SECTION 42.2
   42.2 Aliens not required to present passports.
22:1.0.1.5.27.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Classification and Foreign State Chargeability
22:1.0.1.5.27.2.1.1SECTION 42.11
   42.11 Classification symbols.
22:1.0.1.5.27.2.1.2SECTION 42.12
   42.12 Rules of chargeability.
22:1.0.1.5.27.3SUBPART C
Subpart C - Immigrants Not Subject to Numerical Limitations of INA 201 and 202
22:1.0.1.5.27.3.1.1SECTION 42.21
   42.21 Immediate relatives.
22:1.0.1.5.27.3.1.2SECTION 42.22
   42.22 Returning resident aliens.
22:1.0.1.5.27.3.1.3SECTION 42.23
   42.23 Certain former U.S. citizens.
22:1.0.1.5.27.3.1.4SECTION 42.24
   42.24 Adoption under the Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption and the Intercountry Adoption Act of 2000.
22:1.0.1.5.27.4SUBPART D
Subpart D - Immigrants Subject to Numerical Limitations
22:1.0.1.5.27.4.1.1SECTION 42.31
   42.31 Family-sponsored immigrants.
22:1.0.1.5.27.4.1.2SECTION 42.32
   42.32 Employment-based preference immigrants.
22:1.0.1.5.27.4.1.3SECTION 42.33
   42.33 Diversity immigrants.
22:1.0.1.5.27.4.1.4SECTION 42.34
   42.34 xxx
22:1.0.1.5.27.5SUBPART E
Subpart E - Petitions
22:1.0.1.5.27.5.1.1SECTION 42.41
   42.41 Effect of approved petition.
22:1.0.1.5.27.5.1.2SECTION 42.42
   42.42 Petitions for immediate relative or preference status.
22:1.0.1.5.27.5.1.3SECTION 42.43
   42.43 Suspension or termination of action in petition cases.
22:1.0.1.5.27.6SUBPART F
Subpart F - Numerical Controls and Priority Dates
22:1.0.1.5.27.6.1.1SECTION 42.51
   42.51 Department control of numerical limitations.
22:1.0.1.5.27.6.1.2SECTION 42.52
   42.52 Post records of visa applications.
22:1.0.1.5.27.6.1.3SECTION 42.53
   42.53 Priority date of individual applicants.
22:1.0.1.5.27.6.1.4SECTION 42.54
   42.54 Order of consideration.
22:1.0.1.5.27.6.1.5SECTION 42.55
   42.55 Reports on numbers and priority dates of applications on record.
22:1.0.1.5.27.7SUBPART G
Subpart G - Application for Immigrant Visas
22:1.0.1.5.27.7.1.1SECTION 42.61
   42.61 Place of application.
22:1.0.1.5.27.7.1.2SECTION 42.62
   42.62 Personal appearance and interview of applicant.
22:1.0.1.5.27.7.1.3SECTION 42.63
   42.63 Definitions.
22:1.0.1.5.27.7.1.4SECTION 42.64
   42.64 Passport requirements.
22:1.0.1.5.27.7.1.5SECTION 42.65
   42.65 Supporting documents.
22:1.0.1.5.27.7.1.6SECTION 42.66
   42.66 Medical examination.
22:1.0.1.5.27.7.1.7SECTION 42.67
   42.67 Execution of application, registration, and fingerprinting.
22:1.0.1.5.27.7.1.8SECTION 42.68
   42.68 Informal evaluation of family members if principal applicant precedes them.
22:1.0.1.5.27.8SUBPART H
Subpart H - Issuance of Immigrant Visas
22:1.0.1.5.27.8.1.1SECTION 42.71
   42.71 Authority to issue visas; visa fees.
22:1.0.1.5.27.8.1.2SECTION 42.72
   42.72 Validity of visas.
22:1.0.1.5.27.8.1.3SECTION 42.73
   42.73 Procedure in issuing visas.
22:1.0.1.5.27.8.1.4SECTION 42.74
   42.74 Issuance of new, replacement, or duplicate visas.
22:1.0.1.5.27.9SUBPART I
Subpart I - Refusal, Revocation, and Termination of Registration
22:1.0.1.5.27.9.1.1SECTION 42.81
   42.81 Procedure in refusing immigrant visas.
22:1.0.1.5.27.9.1.2SECTION 42.82
   42.82 Revocation of visas.
22:1.0.1.5.27.9.1.3SECTION 42.83
   42.83 Termination of registration.
22:1.0.1.5.27.9.1.4SECTION 42.84
   42.84 Discontinuance of granting immigrant visa pursuant to INA 243(d).