Public Charge and the Affidavit of Support

The Biden administration has proposed formalizing the definition of public charge and accepting much of the language from the 1999 interim field guidance. The State Department will likely follow whatever definition DHS develops. This workshop will discuss the current as well as proposed public charge standard. The rest of the time will be spent reviewing the affidavit of support and offering tips on how low-income clients can satisfy those requirements.

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