How can I get priority processing for my G-639, FOIA Request?

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In some cases you can receive priority processing after filing Form G-639, Freedom of Information Act Request. In cases involving individuals who are to appear before an immigration judge, USCIS will assign “Track 3 priority processing.”

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G-639 Priority Processing Guidelines

In order to receive Track 3 priority processing, you must include at least one of the following documents with the FOIA request:

  • Form I-862, Notice to Appear, documenting a future scheduled date of the subject’s hearing before the immigration judge
  • Form I-122, Order to Show Cause, documenting a future scheduled date of the subject’s hearing before the immigration judge
  • Form I-863, Notice of Referral to Immigration Judge
  • A written notice of continuation of a future scheduled hearing before the immigration judge

If you do not meet the requirements for priority processing of Form G-639, you may qualify for expedited processing.

Source: USCIS