Latest News - 2010 visas are running out (09-21-2010)

DOS September 15, 2010 letter to USCIS Section 245 Adjudications indicated that as of 9/16/10, visas were no longer available for all family cases or for certain employment based cases (EB-2, EB-3, Other workers, EB-4, and Certain Religious Workers). FY2011 numbers will be available on 10/01/10. USCIS Offices may continue to process. These Family and Employment cases and submit them in the normal manner. Such cases will then be held in the Visa Office’s "Pending Demand" file, All eligible pending demand cases will be automatical1y authorized based on the FY-2011 cut-off dates, which are announced.