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RM 05103.007 Examining and Grouping Forms I-157

  1. Examine each I-157 to determine that each shows as a final charge a legal citation as follows:

241(a)(1)241(a)(7)241(a)(15)
241(a)(2)241(a)(10)241(a)(16)
241(a)(4)241(a)(11)241(a)(17)
241(a)(5)241(a)(12)241(a)(18)
241(a)(6)241(a)(14)242(f)
  1. On I-157's showing a legal citation which is not listed in paragraph A. above, line through the final charge shown and enter “OTHER” in the space available.

  2. If the final charge shows a five letter code word without a legal citation, forward the I-157 to the Pre-Claims Branch so that the final charge can be decoded. Refer to this section on the route slip.

  3. Separate the I-157's into two groups as follows and further handle as indicated:

    1. SSN FURNISHED — Handle in accordance with RM 05103.010.

    2. NO SSN FURNISHED — Handle in accordance with RM 05103.013.


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RM 05103.007 - Examining and Grouping Forms I-157 - 09/15/1994
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:09/15/1994