VISA BULLETIN FOR OCTOBER 2010

All Chargeability Areas
Except Those Listed

CHINA-mainland born

INDIA

MEXICO

PHILIPPINES

Family

1st

15FEB06

15FEB06

15FEB06

01DEC92

01MAR97

2A*

01APR10

01APR10

01APR10

01JAN10

01APR10

2B

01APR05

01APR05

01APR05

22JUN92

01SEP02

3rd

01MAY02

01MAY02

01MAY02

22OCT92

01MAR95

4th

01DEC01

01DEC01

01DEC01

08DEC95

01APR91

*NOTE: For October, 2A numbers EXEMPT from per-country limit are available to applicants from all countries with priority dates earlier than 01JAN10. 2A numbers SUBJECT to per-country limit are available to applicants chargeable to all countries EXCEPT the MEXICO with priority dates beginning 01JAN10 and earlier than 01APR10. (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

22MAY06

08MAY06

C

C

3rd

18JAN05

08NOV03

15JAN02

22APR01

08JAN05

Other Workers

22MAR03

22MAR03

15JAN02

22APR01

22MAR03

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

5th Pilot Programs

C

C

C

C

C