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Immigrant Visa Priority Dates for December 2009

In December 2009, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Department of State will be processing visas for petitions filed before the following dates:
  All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed China — Mainland Born India Mexico Philippines
F1 (Unmarried Children of US Citizens) January 22, 2004 F1 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 99 days.
January 22, 2004 F1 China — Mainland Born
Date moved forward 99 days.
January 22, 2004 F1 India
Date moved forward 99 days.
August 1, 1992 F1 Mexico
Date moved forward 24 days.
November 1, 1993 F1 Philippines
Date moved forward 10 days.
F2A (Spouse & Children of Green Card Holders) November 1, 2005 F2A All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 78 days.
November 1, 2005 F2A China — Mainland Born
Date moved forward 78 days.
November 1, 2005 F2A India
Date moved forward 78 days.
October 1, 2003 F2A Mexico
Date moved forward 108 days.
November 1, 2005 F2A Philippines
Date moved forward 78 days.
F2B (Unmarried Children of Green Card Holders) November 1, 2001 F2B All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 31 days.
November 1, 2001 F2B China — Mainland Born
Date moved forward 31 days.
November 1, 2001 F2B India
Date moved forward 31 days.
June 1, 1992 F2B Mexico
No change.
July 1, 1998 F2B Philippines
Date moved forward 47 days.
F3 (Married Children of US Citizens) May 22, 2001 F3 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 82 days.
May 22, 2001 F3 China — Mainland Born
Date moved forward 82 days.
May 22, 2001 F3 India
Date moved forward 82 days.
August 22, 1992 F3 Mexico
Date moved forward 113 days.
November 15, 1991 F3 Philippines
Date moved forward 24 days.
F4 (Siblings of US Citizens) September 8, 1999 F4 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 85 days.
September 8, 1999 F4 China — Mainland Born
Date moved forward 85 days.
September 8, 1999 F4 India
Date moved forward 85 days.
November 15, 1995 F4 Mexico
Date moved forward 7 days.
March 22, 1987 F4 Philippines
Date moved forward 66 days.
EB1 (Extraordinary Ability) All dates E1 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates E1 China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates E1 India
No change.
All dates E1 Mexico
No change.
All dates E1 Philippines
No change.
EB2 (Professionals/Exceptional Ability) All dates E2 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
April 1, 2005 E2 China — Mainland Born
No change.
January 22, 2005 E2 India
No change.
All dates E2 Mexico
No change.
All dates E2 Philippines
No change.
EB3 (Skilled Workers) June 1, 2002 E3 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
June 1, 2002 E3 China — Mainland Born
No change.
May 1, 2001 E3 India
Date moved forward 9 days.
June 1, 2002 E3 Mexico
No change.
June 1, 2002 E3 Philippines
No change.
EB3 (Other Workers) June 1, 2001 Other Workers All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
June 1, 2001 Other Workers China — Mainland Born
No change.
May 1, 2001 Other Workers India
Date moved forward 9 days.
June 1, 2001 Other Workers Mexico
No change.
June 1, 2001 Other Workers Philippines
No change.
EB4 (Special Immigrants) All dates E4 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates E4 China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates E4 India
No change.
All dates E4 Mexico
No change.
All dates E4 Philippines
No change.
EB4 (Religious Workers) All dates Religious Workers All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates Religious Workers China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates Religious Workers India
No change.
All dates Religious Workers Mexico
No change.
All dates Religious Workers Philippines
No change.
EB5 (Employment Creation) All dates E5 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates E5 China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates E5 India
No change.
All dates E5 Mexico
No change.
All dates E5 Philippines
No change.
EB5 (Targeted Area) All dates Targeted Employment Areas All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas India
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas Mexico
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas Philippines
No change.
EB5 (Pilot Programs) All dates Pilot Programs All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates Pilot Programs China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates Pilot Programs India
No change.
All dates Pilot Programs Mexico
No change.
All dates Pilot Programs Philippines
No change.