The adjustment of standing (AOS) proposed on this invoice makes them exempt from the numerical limits. Individuals making use of for AOS underneath this invoice don’t undergo or use any spots underneath the numerical restrict. By the way, they will solely acquire PR by AOS, the consular processing choice is off-limits to them as a result of the numerical limits apply with it.
Which in turns signifies that the one individuals able to utilizing this course of can be people who’re capable of come to the US on a dual-intent visa just like the H-1B or L-1. Relations making an attempt to journey to use for AOS on different visas could possibly be topic to 214(b) refusal or denial (for his or her lack of non-immigrant intent).