VISA BULLETIN FOR APRIL 2009

  All Chargeability Areas
Except Those Listed
CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
Family          
1st 15AUG02

15AUG02

15AUG02

08OCT92 01AUG93
2A* 15AUG04

15AUG04

15AUG04 01JAN02 15AUG04
2B 01SEP00

01SEP00

01SEP00 01MAY92 15JAN98
3rd 22AUG00

22AUG00

22AUG00 22OCT92 15JUN91
4th 15APR98

08JAN98

15APR98 22APR95 22JUN86

*NOTE: For April, 2A numbers EXEMPT from per-country limit are available to applicants from all countries with priority dates earlier than 01JAN02.  2A numbers SUBJECT to per-country limit are available to applicants chargeasble to all countries EXCEPT MEXICO with priority dates beginning 01JAN02 and earlier than 15aug04.  (All 2A numbers provided for MEXICO are exempt from the per-country limit; there are no 2A numbers for MEXICO subject to per-country limit).

 

Priority Dates for Employment-Based Immigrant Visas

  All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
Employment Based          
1st C C C C C
2nd C 15FEB05 15FEB04 C C
3rd 01MAR03 01MAR03 01NOV01 01MAR03 01MAR03
Other Workers 01MAR01 01MAR01 01MAR01 01MAR01 01MAR01
4th C C C C C
Certain Religious Workers

C

C C C C
5th C C C C C
Targeted Employment Areas C C C C C
5th Pilot Programs U U U U U