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September 2011 Department of State Visa Bulletin

The new visa bulletin for September 2011 is out at this link: http://www.travel.state.gov/visa/bulletin/bulletin_5542.html.

Employment-based categories are as follows: EB-1 remains current for all countries; EB-2 remains current, except for India and China (April 2007); EB-3 is at November 2005 for all countries, except for India (June 2002) and China (July 2004); EB-3 other workers is at August 2005 for all countries, except India (June 2002) and China (April 2003); EB-4, religious workers, EB-5, and targeted employment areas and regional centers are all current.

Family based petitions remain backlogged, with the most recent date at December 2008.