Can I file for my childs re entry permit if they are a green card holder and currently studying abroad? 3 Answers as of July 23, 2011

My daughter is a green card holder. Can I file my daughters re entry permit? She is out of the country for school for 2 months now and want her to come to US for biometrics.

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Law Office of Baoqin Wang
Law Office of Baoqin Wang | Baoqin Wang
Re-entry permit must be filed while she is in the US.
Answer Applies to: Oregon
Replied: 7/23/2011
Law Offices of Caro Kinsella
Law Offices of Caro Kinsella | Caro Kinsella, Esq.
No a re-entry permit must be filed when inside the U.S. (you don't have to remain inside states for the approval-this can be sent to the U.S. Consulate).
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 7/21/2011
Christian Schmidt, Attorney at Law
Christian Schmidt, Attorney at Law | Christian Schmidt
She must be in the U.S. for filing and can leave again after she had her biometrics appointment.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 7/21/2011
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