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Visa Bulletin – December

The Department of State posted the visa bulletin for December today.

USCIS advised that it will accept family and employment-based adjustment of status petitions for December based upon the filing date. See for the updated information.

Immigrant Visa Availability in the Coming Months

In the December Bulletin, the State Department notes that employment-based adjustment of status filings have steadily increased in recent weeks, warning that if this demand continues, Final Action Dates may be established as early as January 2020 for EB-2 and EB-3 categories that were previously current. In addition, if this demand continues, EB-1 will remain retrogressed in January. The State Department has previously stated it does not expect EB-1 Worldwide to become current before April 2020.

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