#VisaCoach Video on How to apply for #CR1SpouseVisa in 2016?
If your spouse is not a citizen of the United States and you plan to bring her to live in the United States, then you must file a petition with USCIS on behalf of your spouse. After the petition is approved, your spouse must obtain a visa issued at a U.S. Embassy or consulate abroad. This visa is called a CR-1 visa.. The following is an explanation of the procedures and steps needed to be followed.
Two departments of the federal government are involved with the processing of Spouse Visas.
USCIS (US Citizenship and Immigration Services) (part of homeland security) and the US Department of State.