VISA BULLETIN FOR JANUARY 2008

  All Chargeability Areas
Except Those Listed
CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
Family          
1st 01FEB02

01FEB02

01FEB02

01JUL92 22NOV92
2A* 22FEB03

22FEB03

22FEB03 01MAY02 22FEB03
2B 22NOV98

22NOV98

22NOV98 22MAR92 15JAN97
3rd 08MAY00

08MAY00

08MAY00 08JUL92 01APR91
4th 08JUL97

01NOV96

15SEP96 01OCT94 01FEB86

*NOTE: For January, 2A numbers EXEMPT from per-country limit are available to applicants from all countries with priority dates earlier than 01MAY02. 2A numbers SUBJECT to per-country limit are available to applicants chargeable to all countries EXCEPT MEXICO with priority dates beginning 01MAY02 and earlier than 22FEB03. (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 01JAN03 01JAN00 C C
3rd 15OCT02 01NOV01 01MAY01 22APR01 15OCT02
Other Workers 01OCT01 01OCT01 01OCT01 01OCT01 01OCT01
4th C C C C C
Certain Religious Workers

C

C C C C
5th C C C C C
Targeted Employment Areas/Regional Centers C C C C C