When I go through immigration at the airport...do they check my green card details?
When I fly into the States, returning from vacation, what happens at the airport? Will they look me up on a computer to check my green card is still valid? Is it all centralised and linked up to immigration control? Or is the guy on the desk just allowed to make his own decision?
Asked By: Lorelei - 11/30/2007
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Inspectors at the port-of-entry go to an Academy for 12 weeks of training. Then they are given post-academy, on-the-job training under the supervision of a training officer and/or a supervisor. All of that training is designed to allow them to make decisions, but not capricious, arbitrary ones... More
Answered By: Fred S - 11/30/2007
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centralized database it crashed at LAX about a month or two back -- delayed immigration for over 13 hours.
Answered By: Spock (rhp) - 11/30/2007
It is all centralized. They will check your status. Why? yours expired?
Answered By: caliguy_30 - 11/30/2007
let's hope so.......if not they should....in my opinion
Answered By: Stuck in HB - 11/30/2007
they will check your green card
Answered By: glamour04111 - 11/30/2007
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