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December 2010 Department of State Visa Bulletin

The new visa bulletin is out at this link: http://travel.state.gov/visa/bulletin/bulletin_5197.html. Employment-based categories are as follows: EB-1 remains current for all countries; EB-2 remains current, except for India (May 2006) and China (June 2006); EB-3 is at Feb. 2005 for all countries, except for India (Jan. 2002), China (Dec. 2003), and Mexico (July 2002); EB-3 other workers is at April 2003 for all countries, except India (Jan. 2002)and Mexico (July 2002); EB-4, religious workers, EB-5, and targeted employment areas and regional centers are all current. Family based petitions are backlogged, with the most recent date at August 2010.