Security Clearance Application Approved Due to Application Reliability

WASHINGTON, DC – Applicant’s Statement of Reasons was based upon (Guideline B – Foreign Influence) parents and grandmother are residents and citizens of Hong Kong. Applicant traveled to Hong Kong on at least six occasions between 1997 and 1999. Evidence presented at hearing regarding parents permanent U.S. resident status and their intent to immigrate to U.S. along with testimony of applicant’s reliability and trustworthiness, immigration and citizenship of numerous applicant and applicant’s spouse siblings and birth of applicant’s child in U.S. Result: Decision for Applicant granting security clearance.