Green Card / Permanent Resident Card 

 

You may qualify to sponsor your same-sex spouse for a Green Card if:

  • You are legally married

  • You were both physically present at the marriage ceremony

  • You have not tried to enter into a false marriage to evade immigration laws

 

States that Recognize Same-Sex Marriage:

 

California

Connecticut

Delaware

Iowa

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

New Hampshire

New York

Vermont

Washington

Washington, D.C.


From August 1, 2013:

Rhode Island

Minnesota