TITLE

U.S. State Department Provides Clarification on Calculation of Immigrant Visa Numerical Limits, Eligibility

AUTHOR(S)
Nachman, David; Phulwani, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Desi Talk;11/8/2013, Vol. 17 Issue 45, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the additional information the Department of State (DOS) released on how it calculates immigrant visa availability cut-off dates. Topics discussed include the groupings used as basis for categorizing qualified immigrant visa applicants, namely foreign state chargeability, preference category and priority date, when a particular immigrant visa category for a country is considered "Current," and the employment-based immigrant visa limits for the 2013 government fiscal year.
ACCESSION #
99862942

 

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