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The INS Form I-151 formerly Alien Registration Card or Alien Registration Receipt Card, now referred to as United States Permanent Resident Card (USCIS Form I-551) is called green card. The card has been green in color from 1946 till 1964 and hence called a green card and it has reverted to that color since May 2010.Immigration process of becoming a permanent resident is also referred as green card.
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How do you apply for a US green card?

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How can you get US green card?

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