New USCIS Fee Exemptions for Immigrant Survivors of Abuse, Trafficking, and Other Crimes

Immigrant Youth
U Visa/T Visa/VAWA
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 This practice advisory summarizes the fee exemptions for immigrant survivors of abuse, trafficking, and other crimes that will take effect on April 1, 2024, as part of USCIS’s new fee rule.  The practice advisory explains which categories of survivor-based immigration benefits are exempt from paying fees under the new rule and discusses changes to fee waiver policy that will benefit immigrant survivors.