국가별 영주권 쿼터가 사라지게 되면 그동안 적체되었던 중국, 인도등 출신 국민들은 혜택을 보게 되지만, 우리 나라는 영주권 취득 기간이 크게 늘어나게 됩니다.

2019년도 8월 우선날짜 현황은 아래와 같습니다.

벌써 취업 3순위는 오픈에서 3년 후퇴되었고, NIW등도 현재로서 2년 6개월간의 대기기간이 생겨났습니다. 아직 국가별 쿼터제가 폐지된 것은 아니므로 이로 인한 직접적인 영향은 아니지만, 이런 변화가 곧 영구화 될 것으로 예상됩니다.

Bulletin For August 2019

Number 32

Volume X

Washington, D.C

A. FINAL ACTION DATES FOR FAMILY-SPONSORED PREFERENCE CASES

On the chart below, the listing of a date for any class indicates that the class is oversubscribed (see paragraph 1); “C” means current, i.e., numbers are authorized for issuance to all qualified applicants; and “U” means unauthorized, i.e., numbers are not authorized for issuance. (NOTE: Numbers are authorized for issuance only for applicants whose priority date is earlier than the final action date listed below.)

 

Family-

Sponsored

All Chargeability

Areas Except

Those Listed

CHINA-mainland

born

INDIA

MEXICO

PHILIPPINES

F1

01JUL12

01JUL12

01JUL12

01AUG96

22FEB08

F2A

C

C

C

C

C

F2B

01JAN14

01JAN14

01JAN14

01JUN98

01APR08

F3

22JUN07

22JUN07

22JUN07

01DEC95

01OCT97

F4

01OCT06

01OCT06

15SEP04

01JAN97

01MAY98

B. DATES FOR FILING FAMILY-SPONSORED VISA APPLICATIONS

Family-

Sponsored

All Chargeability

Areas Except

Those Listed

CHINA-

mainland

born

INDIA

MEXICO

PHILIPPINES

F1

01MAR13

01MAR13

01MAR13

01NOV99

22AUG08

F2A

01JUN19

01JUN19

01JUN19

01JUN19

01JUN19

F2B

01SEP14

01SEP14

01SEP14

01FEB99

01NOV08

F3

22DEC07

22DEC07

22DEC07

15JUL00

01APR98

F4

15DEC06

15DEC06

15MAY05

15DEC98

01NOV98

5. Section 203(b) of the INA prescribes preference classes for allotment of Employment-based immigrant visas as follows:

EMPLOYMENT-BASED PREFERENCES

A. FINAL ACTION DATES FOR EMPLOYMENT-BASED PREFERENCE CASES

On the chart below, the listing of a date for any class indicates that the class is oversubscribed (see paragraph 1); “C” means current, i.e., numbers are authorized for issuance to all qualified applicants; and “U” means unauthorized, i.e., numbers are not authorized for issuance. (NOTE: Numbers are authorized for issuance only for applicants whose priority date is earlier than the final action date listed below.)

Employment-

based

All Chargeability

Areas Except

Those Listed

CHINA-

mainland

born

EL SALVADOR

GUATEMALA

HONDURAS

INDIA

MEXICO

PHILIPPINES

VIETNAM

1st

01JUL16

01JUL16

01JUL16

01JAN15

01JUL16

01JUL16

01JUL16

2nd

01JAN17

01JAN17

01JAN17

02MAY09

01JAN17

01JAN17

01JAN17

3rd

01JUL16

01JUL16

01JUL16

01JAN06

01JUL16

01JUL16

01JUL16

Other Workers

01JUL16

22NOV07

01JUL16

01JAN06

01JUL16

01JUL16

01JUL16

4th

C

C

01JUL16

C

01JUL16

C

C

Certain Religious Workers

C

C

01JUL16

C

01JUL16

C

C

5th Non-Regional Center

(C5 and T5)

C

15OCT14

C

15OCT14

C

C

15OCT14

5th Regional Center

(I5 and R5)

C

15OCT14

C

15OCT14

C

C

15OCT14