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AIt takes about 8 months if the spouse is in USA. For Counselor Processing it takes about 14 months.
What is the process and time frame for family immigration on marriage grounds with a USA Citizen.
AYou do need a Birth Certificate for USCIS. The passport is not the substitute for BC. You can get the Non-Availability Certificate if the Birth Certificate is not available.
Do I need Birth Certificate to Sponsor by Sister and Mom ? Can’t I use my passport for that ?