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Is Original I797 is mandatory for H1 B visa Interview?

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Hi,

 

Is original I-797 is mandatory for H1B Visa interview? I have lost it. I do have a copy of it.

 

Please let me know on the same at the earliest. 

 

Thanks..

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You need to have an original of I-797..

Initially you would be issue a copy of I797A which is an approval notice and does not have the I-94 on it later another copy would be I-797C which is confirmation and comes with I-94. These document would be sent out by USCIS to your attorney or employer.. so check with them and get the second copy which should be good.

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Thanks all for inputs.

 

I checked with my attorney and he mentioned that, copy of I-797 is enough. Everything is in PIMS database  and all consulates have online access to all these information.

 

He suggested to go with copy of I-797.

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No, original is not mandatory or requried.. Copy of I-797 is sufficient... 

 

Please don't answer if you are not familiar with the process or know the right answer.

 

 

thanks much.

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