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USCIS to issue Revised Form I-693 on November 1
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USCIS has announced that on November 1, 2011, it will introduce a new, more user-friendly version of Form I- 693 [Report of a Medical Examination and Vaccination Record], the form used to report results of medical examinations for those seeking certain immigration benefits.

USCIS has informed that civil surgeons completing medical examinations between November 1 and December 31, 2011, should use the new form dated 10/11/11. However, it will continue to accept the previous version dated 7/20/10, for examinations completed between November 1 and December 31, 2011. Beginning January 1, 2012, civil surgeons must use the new version of the form.  If a medical examination completed on or after January 1, 2012, is reported using an outdated form, USCIS will reject the form, requiring the applicant to return to the civil surgeon and resubmit the new form.

Medical Examination

Form to use

Completed before November 1,2011 

Form I-693 dated 7/20/10

Completed between November 1 and December 31, 2011 

Form I-693 dated 10/11/11. USCIS will however, continue to accept the 7/20/10 version.

Completed on or after January 1, 2012 

Form I-693 dated 10/11/11

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